The Department of Radiation Medicine at Oregon Health & Science University (OHSU) is seeking a board certified medical physicist for its satellite clinic in the coastal town of Astoria, Oregon, at the newly built Columbia Memorial Hospital CMH-OHSU Knight Cancer Care Center.
The physics team provides medical physics services to OHSU and its four off-campus sites. The satellite clinic in Astoria is equipped with an Elekta Versa HD. Treatment planning systems include Pinnacle and Monaco along with Mosaiq as R&V system.
Work Schedule, Hours, FTE:
FTE: 1.0, Full Time
Schedule: To be Determined
Salary Range: Commensurate with Qualifications
Location: Astoria, OR
Job Type: Faculty
Functions/Duties of Position:
Under the general supervision of the Interim Chief of Medical Physics, the appointee will provide technical expertise to the satellite clinic at Astoria. The appointee will work in a coordinated effort with the physics team to develop the clinical, educational, and research objectives of the department.
Master's Degree or equivalent in medical physics, radiological physics, or related field and completion of a residency program in clinical medical physics or two years of post-graduation experience
Certification in therapeutic radiological physics by the American Board of Radiology or the American Board of Medical Physics
Strong clinical background and interest in academic radiation oncology
Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to travel to the main Marquam Hill clinic in Portland, OR as needed
Experience with the technology available at OHSU (listed above)
Internal Number: IRC83107
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