RADIATION THERAPY METROLOGY RESEARCHER
JOB NO.: 93857-AS
Work Type: Staff-Full Time
Department: SMPH/MED PHYSICS/MED PHYSIC
Categories: Engineering, Environmental, Occupational Health and Safety, Laboratory Technician, Research Specialists, Research, Scientific
Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable
Position Vacancy ID: 93857-AS
Working Title: Radiation Therapy Metrology Researcher
Official Title: INSTRMT INNOVATOR/RES(E20DN) or ASSOC INSTRMT INN/RES(E20FN) or ASST INSTRMT INN/RES(E20LN)
Hiring Department: A534800-MEDICAL SCHOOL/MED PHYSICS/MED PHYSIC
Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 01, 2018
Term: This is a renewable appointment.
Minimum $55,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications
Degree and Area of Specialization:
B.S. in Medical Physics, Physics, Nuclear Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or other physical science is required.
Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:
Candidates must have at least 1 year of experience in ionizing radiation physics. Candidate must be capable of working in an accredited calibration laboratory environment. Candidate must be familiar with ionizing radiation research with a strong emphasis in radiation measurements. The successful candidate will have knowledge of photon and electron radiation physics. The candidate must work well with the other calibration staff.
License or certificate:
The Radiation Therapy Metrology Researcher will work in a large radiation calibration laboratory within the UW School of Medicine and Public Health, Department of Medical Physics. The duties of the position are largely technical in nature and with a strong emphasis on research program support. To support the research program, the position must work with lab faculty and graduate students. Currently there are two faculty members, 12 staff, and 14 graduate students. The job will be a mixture of research project development and routine calibrations.
The School of Medicine and Public Health has a deep and profound commitment to diversity both as an end in itself but, also as a valuable means for eliminating health disparities. As such, we strongly encourage applications from candidates who foster and promote the values of diversity and inclusion.
Instructions to applicants:
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Additional Link: Full Position Details
NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required
The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
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Advertised: Mar 15 2018 Central Daylight Time
Application Close: Apr 15 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time