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Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Senior Radiotherapy Physicist in New York, New York

Company Overview

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time.Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Description

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centeris located on the Upper East Side of Manhattan with additional outpatient facilities in New Jersey, Long Island, and Westchester County. TheRadiotherapy Physics Service of the Department of Medical Physicsis staffed with over 50 Faculty and Senior Radiotherapy Physicists and 70 Planners. MSK has a large, cutting-edge program in all aspects of radiation oncology physics that seeks to improve the clinical effectiveness of radiation therapy in partnership with radiation oncologists, radiologists and other medical professionals. Programs in radiation therapy research and development include: the integration of MR and PET imaging into radiotherapy decision making and treatment planning, 4D imaging and motion management, the development of informatics- based and adaptive radiotherapy processes, the development and clinical use of predictive models (tumor control and normal tissue complication probability) in treatment planning, and improved treatment planning optimization algorithms (www.mskcc.org/departments/medical-physics).

Resources currently include thirty linear accelerators across eight locations, MR and PET scanners for radiation oncology applications, as well as state-of-the-art inter- and intra-fractional imaging and motion management capabilities. We have a strong philosophy that all MSK facilities will provide outstanding treatment quality as well as contributing to the overall mission of the center to advance the state of cancer care.

TheRadiotherapy Physics Service of the Department of Medical Physicsat Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is seeking a highly motivated and clinically experienced senior M.S. levelRadiotherapy Physicistfor a position based at our main campus in Manhattan.

You Will

  • Provide management and supervision of a team of 5-10 planners

  • Deliver support and leadership of new technology and procedure implementation projects

  • Participate in routine clinical physics QA activities

You Have:

  • Excellent organizational, coordination, and interpersonal skills in addition to being able to communicate effectively with other members of the multi-disciplinary radiation oncology team.

  • Candidates should have a Masters’ degree or equivalent in medical physics or a physics-related field and five or more years of clinical experience.

  • ABR or equivalent certification is required as is eligibility for New York State licensure.#LI-POST

Closing

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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Requisition ID2019-30313

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