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MEDICAL PHYSICIST

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MEDICAL PHYSICIST
Radiation Physics

Occupational Summary

Medical Physicist Position
Duke University Health System
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina (Wake County and vicinity)

Applicants are invited to apply for a newly open medical physicist position in the Department of Radiation Oncology at Duke University Medical Center. This position will join the Physics Team at Duke Cancer Center Wake County to primarily provide all aspects of clinical physics support for the radiation therapy facilities in Wake County and vicinity.The three facilities at Duke Cancer Center Wake County are within 30 minutes from the Duke main campus and 10-20 minutes from each other. Equipment includes 4 modern linear accelerators, all with OBI/CBCT for IGRT and gated treatment, 3 CT simulators, Brain Lab SRS system,1 HDR unit,networked ARIA information system and Eclipse treatment planning system across the Duke Health System. Special procedures will include SRS, SBRT, IMRT/IGRT, and HDR brachy therapy. In addition to clinical coverage, the division of radiation physics also provides physics teaching for graduate students in medical physics, both medical physics and radiation oncology residents,and medical students from Duke medical school. Active research programs mainly involve IMRT/IGRT,3D dosimetry, oncologic and biological imaging, modeling of radiation damage for normal tissues and of tumor control using radiation, advanced MR imaging, stereo tactic radiosurgery, and stereo tactic body radiotherapy.

The successful candidate for the Medical Physicist position will involve a full range of physics activities in the radiation oncology department. Preference will be given to individuals with Ph.D. and extensive clinical and development research experience (Board certification or eligibility is required). We are looking for a highly motivated individual to develop his/her professional career at Duke University Medical Center. Duke University Medical Center offers competitive wages and a excellent benefits package.
An Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

All candidates must apply on the DUKE HR website: https://www.hr.duke.edu/jobs/apply/index.php

Please send all resumes to:
Fang-Fang Yin, PhD Professor and Chief of Radiation Physics Department of Radiation Oncology
Box 3295 DUMC Durham, NC 27710
Email to: [email protected] and [email protected]
Phone: 919-660-2180 Fax: 919-681-7183

Requisition Number
401417258

Location
Raleigh

Duke Entity
MEDICAL CENTER

Job Code
1919 MEDICAL PHYSICIST

Job Family Level
00

Exempt/Non-Exempt
Exempt

Full Time / Part Time
FULL TIME

Regular / Temporary
Regular

Shift
First/Day

Minimum Qualifications
Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employercommitted to providing employment opportunity without regard to anindividual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, genderidentity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex,sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Duke aspires to create a community built on collaboration, innovation,creativity, and belonging. Our collective success depends on the robustexchange of ideas—an exchange that is best when the rich diversity ofour perspectives, backgrounds, and experiences flourishes. To achievethis exchange, it is essential that all members of the community feelsecure and welcome, that the contributions of all individuals arerespected, and that all voices are heard. All members of our communityhave a responsibility to uphold these values.
Essential Physical Job Functions:Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System mayinclude essential job functions that require specific physical and/ormental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests forreasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

Education

Work requires the background in radiation physics normally acquiredthrough a Master's degree in Medical Physics.

Experience

Work generally requires one year of experience, student or otherwise,in a hospital radiation oncology or radiology department.OR AN EQUIVALENT COMBINATION OF RELEVANT EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

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100449BR

Duke University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender expression, gender identity, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Essential Physical Job Functions: Certain jobs at Duke University and Duke University Health System may include essential job functions that require specific physical and/or mental abilities. Additional information and provision for requests for reasonable accommodation will be provided by each hiring department.

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Posted: 6/14/2018
Application Due: 7/4/2018
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