The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Florida College of Medicine is recruiting a full-time physician at the Assistant to Associate Professor level to join our team at the UF Health Proton Therapy Institute (UFHPTI) in Jacksonville, FL. The ideal candidate should have a strong focus on clinical research, multidisciplinary care of cancer patients, and residency education.
The Department of Radiation Oncology currently includes 16 board-certified radiation oncologists, 15 medical physicists, and 10 research faculty located at campuses in Jacksonville, FL, and Gainesville, FL. The Jacksonville site has an IBA proton therapy system with 3 gantry treatment rooms and 1 eyeline fixed-beam treatment room as well as 1 Varian TrueBeam and 2 Elekta Synergy linear accelerators. Numerous students, residents, and fellows elect to rotate through UFHPTI, which also offers dedicated one-year fellowships in adult and pediatric care. The Department boasts a strong research program with dedicated research, grants, and editorial staff to support faculty and resident research.
Jacksonville is a large city in northeastern Florida where the St. John’s River meets the Atlantic Ocean. It is a regional business center with many museums and cultural offerings. Swimming and surfing are popular at nearby Jacksonville Beach and Neptune Beach. Championship golf courses in the area include Ponte Vedra Beach’s TPC Sawgrass, headquarters of the PGA Tour.
The successful applicant will have a history of academic scholarship and achievement as well as a strong clinical background. Candidates should have completed an accredited residency. Experience and training in proton therapy is desirable. Candidates should be board-certified or in the process of becoming board-certified through the American Board of Radiology, and be eligible for a Florida Medical License.
Interested applicants, please send or email a cover letter and current CV to Leslie McElvey (firstname.lastname@example.org), Department of Radiation Oncology, PO Box 100385, Gainesville, FL 32610.
Additional Salary Information: Negotiable Based On Experienced