Research Associate

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Working Title: Research Associate

Position Type: Professional Research Staff

Department: Department of Radiation Oncology

Location: Charlottesville

Posting Date: 05-22-2018

Posting Summary:
The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Virginia is seeking applicants for a Research Associate position in the Medical Physics Division. Responsibilities will include work on an interactive Decision Support System (DSS) for radiation therapy treatment of cancer. The DSS is an interactive webpage implemented in java. The team will further develop this webpage through computer programming and direct interaction with medical physicists and radiation oncologists in the Department of Radiation Oncology.

Applicants must have a graduate degree and experience in computer programming as well as javascript and other java-based programming. A Ph.D. degree is preferred. The successful applicant will have an interest in computer applications in medical care and the ability to independently implement functional and organized code. The duration of employment is 9-12 months with the possibility of continued employment.

To apply, visit and search on Posting Number 0623335 or visit: Candidates should submit their curriculum vitae, a cover letter which outlines their qualifications, and contact information for three references. Questions regarding this position should be directed to: W. Tyler Watkins, Ph.D. at e-mail: [email protected]

The University of Virginia is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, and inclusiveness. Women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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Posted: 5/23/2018
Application Due: 7/22/2018
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