Faculty Medical Physicist in Radiation Oncology

    Mayo Clinic
    Jacksonville, FL 32099
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    Radiation Oncology

    Position description

    Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, is seeking a board certified applicant with broad experience in external beam radiation therapy for a faculty position in the Division of Medical Physics, Department of Radiation Oncology.

    Candidates will have a track record that demonstrates academic and clinical productivity in medical physics, including clinical practice and project management, research achievement and educational excellence. The incumbent must have a broad clinical skill set. The physics faculty all participate in the clinical practice as well as the medical physics residency and radiation oncology residency programs.

    Equipment in the Department includes Varian TrueBeam linacs, a Gamma Knife ICON, Mobetron, GE CT simulator with wide bore and 4D capability, a HDR afterloader, Eclipse, ARIA and a full complement of dosimetry and detector systems for photon, proton and brachytherapy. Treatment procedures include all conventional radiation therapy plus specials that include IORT, TBI, TSET, HDR, SRS, SBRT, BH, and LDR eye plaques.

    Construction will start in 2021 of a new expansion that will include thefirst Carbon Therapysystem in the North America, a 2-gantry proton facility, MR and CT simulator, and conventional linacs. The particle facility in Florida will collaborate closely with the already existing Mayo Clinic proton facilities in Rochester, MN and Phoenix, AZ.

    The Medical Physics Division currently has 6 medical physicists and a medical physics residency program with 2 residents. The Division is a seasoned and cohesive team responsible for all aspects of therapy physics in support of clinical practice, education and research in radiation oncology. The Radiation Oncology Department has 9 faculty radiation oncologists, 4 radiation oncology residents, and 4 dosimetrists.

    Minimum qualifications include a Ph.D. and board certification; board eligible Ph.D. graduates from a CAMPEP accredited residency program will also be considered. Capability to attain a Florida State license is required.

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    Full Time

    Site description

    Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!


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    Karly Dehnke

    Equal opportunity employer

    Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

    Posting ID: 559417722Posted: 2020-07-14