Assistant Professor

Location
Augusta, Georgia
Posted
Apr 07, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Department Marketing Statement  

Facility and Equipment:

The department of Radiation Oncology has four Varian linear accelerators two of which are equipped with cone beam CT (Varian Trilogy and 23IX), Nucletron HDR unit, and Edge stereotactic radiosurgery suite. Simulation and treatment planning systems include a Philips large bore 4D CT-simulator, PET CT, and Varian Eclipse. Our information management system is Varian ARIA.  A full range of radiation measurement equipment and specialized phantoms are available.

Employer Information

Augusta University is a world-class academic medical center, offering the most comprehensive primary, specialty and subspecialty care in Augusta, Georgia, serving Richmond, Columbia and Aiken counties. A newly established cancer center has ambitious plans for growth in basic, translational and clinical cancer research.  The campus offers excellent core facilities including cell and small animal imaging, transgenic and knockout animals, and proteomics and genomics. 

Augusta, Georgia, is the second largest city in Georgia and is home to the annual Masters Golf Tournament.  Augusta has been ranked among the top cities for economic performance and for families.  Interested candidates may apply at www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty/ or submit a CV to:

Ahmad Albasheer, PhD, M.P.H.

Director of Medical Physics, Department of Radiation Oncology

E-mail: aalbasheer@augusta.edu

 

Elizabeth D. Jones, MSA

Faculty Recruitment Coordinator

Email: eljones@augusta.edu

 

Job Information  

Medical Physicists Faculty

Location: Augusta, Georgia

Employer: Augusta University

Sector: Health Care/ Academic  

Job ID: 12638

Position # 00011566

The Department of Radiation Oncology at Augusta University, in Augusta Georgia is recruiting a Full time faculty medical physicist with the academic rank of Assistant Professor. The applicant should be ABR certified or board eligible in Therapeutic Radiation Physics, and hold at least a PhD degree in Medical Physics or related fields. The successful candidates will be expected to provide medical physics service in the daily clinical operation, participate in residents and students education, and research in the Medical Physics division of the Department of Radiation Oncology. 

This position is not considered to be on a tenure track.

 

Minimum Requirements  

Required Education: Ph.D.

Discipline: Medical Physics/Radiation Oncology

 

How To Apply  

To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty.

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

Conditions of Employment  

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Other Information  

This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees.  "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."   Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.


Equal Employment Opportunity  

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.