RADIATION ONCOLOGIST

Employer
Virginia Commonwealth University
Location
Richmond, Virginia (US)
Closing date
Jul 31, 2022

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Profession
Physician
Specialty
Radiology, Radiation Oncology

VCU Health


VCU HEALTH

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA
 

The Department of Radiation Oncology at Virginia Commonwealth University is seeking a board eligible or board-certified Radiation Oncologist with an interest in multi-specialty Oncology. A focus on relationship building to fortify strong referral patterns is needed.  A strong commitment to clinical and translational research is required and a demonstrated track record of productivity in clinical and translational research is preferred. The successful applicant will be responsible for leading and further developing the radiation oncology component of these programs, including active participation in multidisciplinary tumor boards. A strong interest in the teaching of residents, fellows, medical students and other trainees that rotate through the department is also required. The successful candidate will have an MD or DO degree, or the equivalent and demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU. The Department currently has over 30 faculty in its 3 divisions, treating approximately 150 patients per day, with active, funded programs in clinical research, medical physics and molecular radiobiology and targeted imaging. It is an integral component of VCU’s Massey Cancer Center, an NCI-designated Cancer Center.

The Department of Radiation Oncology at VCU provides a full range of clinical services at the Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center and its regional affiliated facilities.  Services provided include IMRT, image-guided brachytherapy, cone-beam CT-guided radiotherapy, on-line portal imaging, and stereotactic radiosurgery.  The Hanover Massey Cancer Center facility has 1 Varian True Beam linac, and 1 Canon CT simulator. In addition, other technologies are available at the downtown location, which include MR linac (ViewRay), PET CT simulator and MR simulator.

As a preeminent national, urban, public research university and academic health center, Virginia Commonwealth University is committed to organizational diversity, equity and inclusion – an environment where all can thrive in their pursuit of excellence.

Applicants are requested to submit a Statement of Contributions to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (typically between 150-300 words) providing your career aspirations and contributions toward promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion. Through this statement, you can share how your lived experiences; and past, present, and future academic and professional activities have or will contribute to VCU’s mission of promoting equity and inclusion.

Note: Examples include working with others to further the goals of equity and inclusion; leading in any capacity that tangibly promotes an environment where diversity is welcomed, fostered, and celebrated; creative activity, research and scholarship that promotes equity and parity; teaching and mentoring students, and/or engaging with faculty and/or staff from traditionally underrepresented groups to create a positive and successful organizational experience.

Richmond is a midsized metropolitan area with historically distinguished architecture and close proximity to Washington, DC, the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains and scenic coastal areas.


Interested candidates please apply through the VCU Jobs Website.


https://vcu.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/726?c=vcu 

Position Number F51740.


Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action university providing access to education and employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, gender, religion, sexual orientation, veteran’s status, political affiliation or disability.

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