Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University, Kimmel Cancer Center, is now accepting applications for a full-time faculty position as Clinical Physicist in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Jefferson North East (NE) and Jefferson CyberKnife. This position will have direct clinical responsibilities for the Jefferson NE and Jefferson CyberKnife facilities. This individual will support Jefferson’s dynamic and expanding clinical services, as well as have the opportunity to be involved in innovative research and education programs.
Applicants should hold a Masters or Ph.D. degree, and be board certified in the field of Medical Physics. Faculty appointment will be made available commensurate with experience and academic accomplishments. The position will either be a senior position with both supervisory, administrative and clinical responsibilities, or a junior position with clinical responsibilities.
The Medical Physics Division of the Radiation Oncology Department within the Jefferson enterprise consists of 7 radiation oncology locations across the Philadelphia and South Jersey region. The medical physics division is currently comprised of 14 physicists and 4 physics residents.
Thomas Jefferson University, located in Center City Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans. Applicants should forward curriculum vitae to Wendy.Gable@jefferson.edu. Additional inquiries regarding this position should be directed to: Wendy Gable at (215)503-2734.
Experience and interest in multi-modality imaging, multi vendor systems, advanced treatment planning and clinical program development in 3D, 4D, IMRT, IGRT, VMAT, SBRT, SRS, and CyberKnife. Additionally, experience and interest in multi facility practice accreditation (including APEx and ACR) are desirable. As the department uses a wide range of equipment, experience and interest in using this equipment is a must. The department offers state-of-the-art treatment capabilities including Varian TrueBeam, 4D CT and respiratory motion management, large bore 4D CT, and Cyberknife. Treatment planning is carried out using Eclipse and Monaco v5 in a Mosaiq/Oncology PACS environment, Multi Plan, and MIM imaging software.
Internal Number: 9226892
About Thomas Jefferson University
Jefferson Health delivers state-of-the-art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 7,800 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21 st century professional education. We have 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health , with 14 hospitals (three are Magnet-designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 50+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually . This year, U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital as the 16 th best hospital in the nation, and among the nation’s best in 11 specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI-designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 69 such centers in the nation.Thomas Jefferson University, nationally recognized for advancing groundbreaking developments in healthcare education and research, recently combined with Philadelphia University, internationally known for architecture, design, engineering, textiles and more. Jefferson (Philad...elphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) has nine colleges and three schools dedicated to interprofessional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet-to-be-imagined careers.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.VISIT Jefferson HealthVISIT Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University
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