American Society for Radiation Oncology

Breast Radiation Oncologist

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City of Hope
Duarte, California, United States
10 days ago


Department of Radiation Oncology | City of Hope National Medical Center

City of Hope Medical Group Seeks Radiation Oncologist to Join Duarte Main Campus

The Department of Radiation Oncology at City of Hope National Medical Center is seeking an accomplished Radiation Oncologist specializing in Breast radiation oncology, who will contribute their skills in healthcare system leadership to lead the Breast radiation team.

This position is a rare opportunity to work in a 370+ member integrated, multidisciplinary Medical Group Practice serving an NCI designated comprehensive cancer center, in highly desirable Southern California, within one of the largest radiation oncology departments in the nation. The Department of Radiation Oncology offers cutting-edge radiation treatment options and is embedded within a deep and scientifically-rich cancer center that has national recognition in many research programs, including DNA repair, cancer genetics, cancer immunology, genomics, radiation toxicity, theranostics, and radionuclides.  Through strong early phase clinical trials programs, the potential for scientific translation abounds. City of Hope is an expanding institution in both numbers of patients per year as well as infrastructure investment in clinical, academic and research facilities.                                                                                                                  

Position Highlights:

Join our nationally recognized team of medical, surgical, and radiation oncology specialists as we seek to hire a full-time clinical leader and program builder:

  • Provide leadership, support quality and safety, lead and maintain clinical excellence and innovation
  • Clinical responsibilities to include outpatient treatment with the opportunity to provide optimal treatment outcomes with compassionate patient-centered care
  • Relocation assistance available
  • Potential for incentive compensation and an excellent benefits package, including a generous retirement plan

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity, and candidates of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.



  • Academic record consistent with appointment as late Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor
  • The ideal candidate will have 5 or more years of experience as an academically trained radiation oncologist with excellent clinical skills and evidence of the ability and desire to build a practice and think programmatically
  • Experience with SBRT, SRS, IMRT, IGRT, and brachytherapy
  • Experience working in an academic medical center or specialty cancer center that delivers both clinical and translational research to patients diagnosed with cancer
  • Be well versed in the state of cancer care and the latest research and innovations
  • The ideal candidate will participate in clinical research and will have demonstrated a commitment to research as shown by submission of publications and presentations on international and national stages
  • Applicants must have an M.D. or D.O., or equivalent, and be Board certified/eligible
  • The selected candidate for the position must be eligible to obtain or already hold an active California medical license

Who We Are:

City of Hope is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people with cancer, diabetes, and other serious illnesses. Our mission is to transform the future of health care by turning science into a practical benefit, and hope into reality.  We accomplish this by providing outstanding care, conducting innovative research and offering vital education programs focused on eliminating these diseases.

Founded in 1913, City of Hope is one of only 51 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute. City of Hope has been ranked among the nation’s “Best Hospitals” in cancer by U.S. News and World Report for 14 consecutive years. City of Hope (COH) is a leading research and treatment center for cancer, diabetes and other life-threatening diseases located in Duarte, California.  Over the last 100 years, City of Hope has built a legacy in Duarte of being a world leader in cancer research, treatment, and prevention. Recently, the organization extended its reach beyond Duarte to include 30 community sites in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, and San Bernardino counties, steadily moving it to number one in Southern California for inpatient market share and pushing its capacity limits. In 2018, City of Hope began a transformational journey with ambitious goals in the areas of patient care, value-based care and precision medicine, hematology malignancies, stem cell transplants, and meaningful innovations and cures.

Our community includes research associates, scientists, doctors, nurses, allied health professionals, graduate students, fundraising specialists, marketing professionals, volunteers and an extensive support staff. We are united by our desire to find cures, save lives and transform the future of health. Every discovery we make and every new treatment we create gives people the chance to live longer, better and more fully.

City of Hope continues to be a pioneer of patient centered care and remains committed to its tradition of exceptional care for patients, families and communities. Each day, we live out our credo:

"There is no profit in curing the body, if, in the process, we destroy the soul."​

The City of Hope Environment:

We want our employees to enjoy all aspects of their professional and personal lives. Recognizing the value in diverse perspectives, we have programs that leverage engagement by bringing our professional community together. In the City of Hope environment, new employee partnerships thrive, with no barriers to freely sharing knowledge.  And, in the same way we view patient care from a broad perspective, City of Hope encourages its employees, too, to enhance their view, by increasing their knowledge continually. Here at City of Hope, you will find great opportunities to provide fulfilling service, and to enjoy workplace satisfaction.

Sunny Southern California

  • Enjoy year-round professional sports including NFL, NBA, WNBA, NHL, MLB, and MLS
  • Unlimited housing options ranging from suburban to elegant neighborhoods in the heart of the city
  • Enjoy miles of pristine beaches in areas such as Huntington, Laguna, Newport, Redondo and Santa Monica
  • Home to UCSD, UCLA, UCI, USC, Cal Tech, and many other world class universities and colleges
  • Our locations enjoy endless dining venues, shopping, world-class museums, galleries, concerts, and theaters

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59972230
  • Location:
    Duarte, California, United States
  • Company Name: City of Hope
  • Position Title: Breast Radiation Oncologist
  • Sector: Medical Group 
  • Discipline: Academic/Research 
  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: M.D.
  • Min Experience: 0-1 Year
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $275,000.00 - $500,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

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