The Department of Radiation Oncology at Tulane Health Sciences Center / Tulane Cancer Center is searching for a Chief of Physics. The Department has experienced a rapid growth in patient volume and clinical research in recent years, and was recently accredited with the American College of Radiology. The Department boasts outstanding physics, dosimetry and nursing support personnel, as well as expanding therapeutic instrumentation.
This opportunity requires a board certified, PhD candidate with a minimum of seven years clinical experience in all aspects of clinical radiation oncology, a strong background in clinical research, and a vision to expand the Department’s mission to provide excellent patient care and research. This position will report directly to the Medical Director in the Department of Radiation Oncology and will involve a faculty position at the Associate or Professor level in the Tulane University School of Medicine commensurate with experience.
One of the nation's most recognized centers for medical education, Tulane University School of Medicine is a vibrant center for education, research and public service. Celebrating its 175th anniversary in 2009, Tulane School of Medicine is the second-oldest medical school in the Deep South and the 15th oldest medical school in the United States. New Orleans, the home of the School of Medicine, is the cultural capital of the South and claims the region’s most exciting creative and culinary scenes.
The Department of Radiation Oncology is a state-of the-art clinical facility, equipped with a Philips Big Bore 16-slice CT scanner with 4D capability, a Varian 2300 IX linear accelerator with ExacTRAC IGRT, and a Varian Trilogy accelerator with cone-beam CT IGRT. We also offer IMRT with 120 Leaf MLC and electronic portal imaging, Nucletron HDR, LDR brachytherapy, BrainLab stereotactic radiosurgery, and the Eclipse treatment planning system.
Interested candidates should send their CV and three references to Medin Powell, Physician Recruiter at Medin.Powell@hcahealthcare.com
This position does NOT qualify for any Visa sponsorship.
Tulane University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer