Saint Louis University, a Catholic Jesuit institution dedicated to student learning, research, health care, and service seeks applicants for a non-tenure track appointment in the Radiation Oncology department as a physicist. Salary and appointment title are dependent on qualifications and experience. Master of Science may apply but Ph.D. in Medical Physics in the physical or related sciences is preferred with ABR certification required.
With the purchase of new Varian True Beam equipment the department requires expertise to support Stereotactic, Rapid Arc, Respiration Gating, Calypso and Total Body Radiation capabilities. Expertise in these capabilities and the latest software, as well as HDR brachy therapy is preferred.
Responsibilities include performance specification, acceptance testing and commissioning of new equipment. Calibration of the sources and maintenance of all information necessary for their appropriate use. Development and maintenance of a quality assurance program for all treatment modalities, localization procedures, and computational equipment and programs to assure that patients receive prescribed doses and dose distributions, within acceptable degrees of accuracy. Maintenance of all instrumentation required for calibration of sources, measurement of radiation, and calculation of doses.
Interested candidates must apply online and submit a cover letter and current curriculum vitae to https://jobs.slu.edu . An initial letter of interest should be expressed by sending a letter and curriculum vitae to: John Dombrowski, M.D. Chair, Associate Professor Department of Radiation Oncology St. Louis University 3635 Vista St. Louis, MO 63110-0250
Saint Louis University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for the position applied for without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, military/veteran status, gender identity, or other non-merit factors. We welcome and encourage applications from minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities (including disabled veterans). If accommodations are needed for completing the application and/or with the interviewing process, please contact Human Resources at 314-977-5847.
Saint Louis University(SLU) is a private, co-educational Jesuit university located in St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Founded in 1818 by the Most Reverend Louis Guillaume Valentin Dubourg SLU is the oldest university west of the Mississippi River. The University has campuses in St. Louis, Mo. and Madrid, Spain. SLU values academic excellence, life-changing research, compassionate health care, ...and a strong commitment to faith and service. For nearly 200 years, the University has gone beyond teaching facts and figures, encouraging students to form ideas and identities. Today, SLU students are nearly 14,000 strong. The University has invested vast resources to advance academic programs and enhance the student experience. SLU also is a major research institution where premier researchers tackle local and global challenges. And the University's commitment to community service has earned it national acclaim and bolstered its status as a character-building college.