The Department of Radiology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine seeks a Medical Physicist to serve on the faculty. Responsibilities include both diagnostic and nuclear medicine areas. The successful candidate will have demonstrated expertise in quantitative imaging, in supporting clinical image protocols, providing radiation dose assessments and in hybrid SPECT/CT and PET/CT. The candidate is expected to provide physics education for resident training programs, carry out independent research, participate in clinical trial research, and to collaborate with other physicists in Diagnostic Imaging and MRI.
The physicist is expected to provide coverage in other diagnostic imaging modalities, conduct annual equipment surveys and acceptance testing to ensure compliance with The Joint Commission and ACR accreditation requirements, and participate in ongoing processes for department quality assurance. Qualification to perform mammography equipment surveys according the federal MQSA is highly desired.
The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. with board certification or eligibility in Diagnostic Imaging Physics and in Nuclear Medicine Physics.
Interested candidates should send cover letter and CV directly to Dr. Scott Mirowitz, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Radiology at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Loyola is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer/educator with a strong commitment to diversifying its faculty.
About Loyola Medicine
Loyola Medicine is a quaternary care system based in the western suburbs of Chicago that includes Loyola University Medical Center (LUMC) in Maywood, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital (GMH) in Melrose Park, MacNeal Hospital in Berwyn and convenient outpatient locations offering primary and specialty care services from 1,772 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties.
LUMC, located 11 miles west of downtown Chicago, is a 547-licensed-bed hospital that includes the William G. and Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois's largest burn center and a certified Comprehensive Stroke Center. Loyola’s IAC accredited Vascular noninvasive lab performs over 12,000 studies annually at 5 sites. The medical center campus is also home to Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Loyola University Chicago Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing and the Loyola Center for Fitness. GMH is a 247-licensed-bed community hospital located 2.5 miles north of LUMC. MacNeal Hospital is a 374-bed teaching hospital with advanced inpatient and outpatient medical and surgical services, advanced diagnostics and treatments in a convenient community setting ...located less than 5 miles from LUMC. Loyola Medicine is a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest health systems with 94 hospitals in 22 states.
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