Full-time, board-certified faculty physicist to join our dynamic physics team at Columbia University Irving Medical Center in Washington Heights, NYC. The department also staffs our two regional facilities in Westchester: Lawrence Hospital, in Bronxville (an affluent village about 20-minutes from Manhattan) and Hudson Valley Hospital in beautiful Cortlandt Manor, New York.
Columbia University's Radiation Oncology department offers a full range of treatment modalities including 3DCRT, IMRT/VMAT, IGRT, Gamma Knife Icon, SRS/SBRT, TBI/TSE, IORT, IVBT, HDR, prostate seed implants, and eye plaque brachytherapy. In addition, we are currently implementing an adaptive therapy platform and program. The primary responsibility of this position will include medical physics quality assurance associated with radiation oncology services under the guidance of the Director of Medical Physics. Teaching and research responsibilities are anticipated. Duties also include oversight of special procedures. The successful candidate should have demonstrated clinical and research skills in medical physics with a track record of research publications, and is expected to function independently with excellent oral and written communication skills. The department also has a CAMPEP-accredited Medical Physics Residency program.
Successful candidates must have a M.S/Ph.D. degree in Medical Physics or a related field. Board certification in Therapeutic Radiological Physics by the ABR is a prerequisite for appointment (or passing grade on ABR Part II written exam) and a New York State Medical Physicist–Therapeutic Radiological license is required by hire date.
Internal Number: 6519
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Columbia University is one of the world's most important centers of research and at the same time a distinctive and distinguished learning environment for undergraduates and graduate students in many scholarly and professional fields. The University recognizes the importance of its location in New York City and seeks to link its research and teaching to the vast resources of a great metropolis. It seeks to attract a diverse and international faculty and student body, to support research and teaching on global issues, and to create academic relationships with many countries and regions. It expects all areas of the university to advance knowledge and learning at the highest level and to convey the products of its efforts to the world.