Radiation Oncology - Clinician Educator Assistant Professor
University of Pennsylvania
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Required Education: MD
Academic / Research
College / University
Internal Number: 2502050
Radiation Oncology - Clinician Educator Assistant Professor Perelman School of Medicine - Radiation Oncology
Location: Philadelphia, PA Open Date: Aug 25, 2021 Deadline: Aug 25, 2023 at 11:59 PM Eastern Time
The Department of Radiation Oncology at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure clinician educator track. Expertise is required in the specific area of pediatric and palliative radiotherapy, photon and proton reirradiation, total body irradiation (TBI), management of inpatient pediatric patients, simulation and treatment under general anesthesia, the development and leadership of prospective clinical trials, FLASH radiotherapy, and novel technologies for medical student and resident education. Experience with lymphoma treatment is preferred, as needed for cross-coverage with lymphoma disease site. Applicants must have an M.D. degree.
Teaching responsibilities may include the teaching, training and mentoring of radiation oncology residents, medical physics residents, medical physics graduate students, visiting physics residents or trainees from other institutions or other countries, etc. Other informal and formal teachings include, but are not limited to participating in resident didactic series, both as a lecturer and as an in-person discussant.
Clinical responsibilities may include providing stereotactic body radiotherapy (SBRT), proton therapy, photon and proton reirradiation, and total body irradiation (TBI) as treatment modalities in the care of pediatric patients. Other responsibilities include seeing outpatient and inpatient pediatric patients, in many cases simulating and treating under general anesthesia.
Research or scholarship responsibilities may include developing and leading prospective clinical trials, translational FLASH radiotherapy research, and developing novel approaches and technologies for medical student and resident education.
We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.
The University of Pennsylvania values diversity and seeks talented students, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds. The University of Pennsylvania is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected class. Questions or concerns about this should be directed to the Executive Director of the Office of Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Programs, University of Pennsylvania, 421 Franklin Building, 3451 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104-6205; or (215) 898-6993 (Voice) or (215) 898-7803 (TDD).