Professor Radiology Oncology, Memphis - 19000000Z2
Physician Scientist Professor of Radiation-Oncology
The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is recruiting for a full time board certified/board eligible Radiation Oncology Physician at the Professor level (non-tenure track).
The Department is affiliated with UCH where the candidate will have an independent clinical appointment.
Radiation Oncology Services for Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare include a facility in Midtown at Methodist University Hospital. The midtown location has 2 linacs (both Elekta Infinity machines), an HDR suite (Nucletron), and 2 CT scanners (Philips large bore simulator and a second GE lightspeed). We use Philips Pinnacle Treatment Planning System with Mosaiq treatment software. We provide external radiation treatment (including SBRT, IMRT, IGRT and VMAT). We also provide HDR Partial Breast Brachytherapy, HDR Vaginal Cylinder Brachytherapy, HDR Tandem and Ovoid Brachytherapy, Prostate Brachytherapy, and Eye plaques. For brachytherapy planning we use Oncentra Brachytherapy Planning Systems.
Responsibilities will include patient care, teaching, clinical research expertise in CNS, Head and Neck and Radiosurgery.
JOB REQURIEMENTS: Medical Doctor, Board certification or Board eligibility required, Completion of an accredited residency required and sub certifications/training highly preferred, Current unrestricted licensure as a Physician in Tennessee, Current certification DEA number, Eligible for malpractice insurance, Relocation is not required, however the work is on-site.
The candidate must be highly motivated in pursuing an academic career in Radiation Oncology.
Candidate must have a proven track record of successful clinical program building with recognized, sustained excellence.
Interested candidates should submit a letter of interest, at least 2 letters of recommendation and a Curriculum Vitae.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is the flagship statewide, public, academic health institution in Tennessee. Founded in 1911, the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to improve the health and well-being of Tennesseans and the global community by fostering integrated, collaborative, and inclusive education, research, scientific discovery, clinical care, and public service. Employing more than 4,600 people on its faculty, staff, and not-for-profit corporation faculty practice groups, and with more than 3,200 students across the state, UTHSC contributes $4 billion to the economy of Tennessee.
Part of the University of Tennessee System, the Health Science Center is headquartered in Memphis and includes all six of UT's doctoral-degree-granting health science colleges -- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Graduate Health Sciences, and Health Professions. UTHSC spans the state with its four major, regional clinical health science locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, as well as more than 100 clinical education sites across Tennessee. UTHSC is the largest educator of health care professionals in the state and operates the state's largest residency and fellowship advanced training programs.
Located in West Tennessee on the banks of the Mississippi River, Memphis is the second-largest city in the state and among the largest cities in the Southeast. The Greater Memphis metropolitan area has more than 1.3 million residents, and the city ranks among those with the lowest cost of living in the country. It is home to a v ibrant restaurant scene, a revitalized Downtown, the Midtown Arts District, many scenic neighborhoods, an active medical district, and a burgeoning airport in the midst of a $214 million modernization.
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Primary Location US-Tennessee-Memphis
Organization Radiation Oncology
Job Posting May 21, 2019, 8:53:09 PM
Internal Number: 19000000Z2
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