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Updated: about 2 months ago
Location: Charlottesville, VIRGINIA
Job Type: FullTime

The University of Virginia, Department of Radiation Oncology is recruiting a clinical faculty medical physicist. Clinical responsibilities entail the full suite clinical medical physics activities related to external beam and brachytherapy radiation therapy treatments. Preference will be given to candidates with strong brachytherapy experience. The faculty member will be expected to participate in departmental teaching and initiate and participate in advanced development projects. The following ranks will be considered for this tenure in-eligible position: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Department of Radiation Oncology brachytherapy procedure suite has full anesthesia services and a CT on-rails to aid with applicator placement. Varian equipment is used for planning and treatment. For external beam, the department has a Siemens dual-energy CT—simulator, two Varian linacs, and two Tomotherapy linacs. Physics services are also provided for Neurosurgery’s Gamma Knife. We will begin treating with a Viewray MR linac in 2022 and have several linac replacements in the near future; therefore, there will be multiple opportunities for machine commissioning. 

The University of Virginia Health System has significant infrastructure and a collaborative atmosphere that will support the candidate's professional pursuits, including clinical care, research, education, quality improvement, simulation and administration. We offer a highly competitive compensation package including exceptional benefits. The University of Virginia Health System has been U.S News & World Report's No. 1 ranked hospital in Virginia for four years in a row, is a tertiary referral center for the region, and is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, which boasts abundant recreational activities and easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the eastern shore and the nation's capital.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Ph.D. degree, completed by time of hire, in Medical Physics, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Engineering

Certification: Qualified candidates must be board certified or board eligible (minimum ABR certification in progress) in Medical Physics by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) or American Board of Medical Physics (ABMP).

Experience: Prior clinical medical physics experience is required.  The ability to work in a team environment, leadership qualities, and problem-solving skills are highly valued.

Priority review of applications will begin on July 13, 2021, but the position will remain open until filled.

TO APPLY:

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition #R0024915.  Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening.


INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for requisition # R0024915.  Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Michelle Williams, Faculty Search Advisor, at mew8js@virginia.edu .

For questions regarding this position, please contact Jeffrey V. Siebers, Ph.D., at jsiebers@virginia.edu .

UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area.  To learn more please visit https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/   For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/ .

The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.



The University of Virginia, Department of Radiation Oncology is recruiting a clinical faculty medical physicist. Clinical responsibilities entail the full suite clinical medical physics activities related to external beam and brachytherapy radiation therapy treatments. Preference will be given to candidates with strong brachytherapy experience. The faculty member will be expected to participate in departmental teaching and initiate and participate in advanced development projects. The following ranks will be considered for this tenure in-eligible position: Assistant, Associate or Full Professor. Rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The Department of Radiation Oncology brachytherapy procedure suite has full anesthesia services and a CT on-rails to aid with applicator placement. Varian equipment is used for planning and treatment. For external beam, the department has a Siemens dual-energy CT—simulator, two Varian linacs, and two Tomotherapy linacs. Physics services are also provided for Neurosurgery’s Gamma Knife. We will begin treating with a Viewray MR linac in 2022 and have several linac replacements in the near future; therefore, there will be multiple opportunities for machine commissioning. 

The University of Virginia Health System has significant infrastructure and a collaborative atmosphere that will support the candidate's professional pursuits, including clinical care, research, education, quality improvement, simulation and administration. We offer a highly competitive compensation package including exceptional benefits. The University of Virginia Health System has been U.S News & World Report's No. 1 ranked hospital in Virginia for four years in a row, is a tertiary referral center for the region, and is located in Charlottesville, Virginia, which boasts abundant recreational activities and easy access to the Blue Ridge Mountains, the eastern shore and the nation's capital.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Education: Ph.D. degree, completed by time of hire, in Medical Physics, Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or Engineering

Certification: Qualified candidates must be board certified or board eligible (minimum ABR certification in progress) in Medical Physics by the American Board of Radiology (ABR) or American Board of Medical Physics (ABMP).

Experience: Prior clinical medical physics experience is required.  The ability to work in a team environment, leadership qualities, and problem-solving skills are highly valued.

Priority review of applications will begin on July 13, 2021, but the position will remain open until filled.

TO APPLY:

EXTERNAL APPLICANTS: please apply through Workday at the following URL, https://uva.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/UVAJobs , and search for requisition #R0024915.  Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening.


INTERNAL UVA APPLICANTS: please apply through your Workday Home page, search “Find Jobs”, and search for requisition # R0024915.  Complete an application online and attach a cover letter, CV/resume, and contact information for three references (name, email address, telephone number, address). Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. Please note that multiple documents can be uploaded in the box. The successful candidate will pass a criminal background check and pre-employment health screening.

For questions regarding the application process, please contact Michelle Williams, Faculty Search Advisor, at mew8js@virginia.edu .

For questions regarding this position, please contact Jeffrey V. Siebers, Ph.D., at jsiebers@virginia.edu .

UVA assists faculty spouses and partners seeking employment in the Charlottesville area.  To learn more please visit https://dualcareer.virginia.edu/   For more information about UVA and the Charlottesville community please see http://www.virginia.edu/life/charlottesville and https://embarkcva.com/ .

The University of Virginia, i ncluding the UVA Health System which represents the UVA Medical Center, Schools of Medicine and Nursing, UVA Physician’s Group and the Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, are fundamentally committed to the diversity of our faculty and staff.  We believe diversity is excellence expressing itself through every person's perspectives and lived experiences.  We are equal opportunity and affirmative action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran status, and family medical or genetic information.


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