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Postdoctoral Fellow - Radiation Oncology Job

Job Number: RIH17191

Job Title: Radiation Oncology Post-Doctoral Fellow

Department: Radiation Oncology - 1013180

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

The candidate will hold a doctoral degree in Medical Physics, Physics Biomedical Engineering, or other field related to Medical Physics. The candidate is expected to have a record of publications, and must excel at oral and written communication. Candidates should also be eligible for part one of the American Board of Radiology medical physics examination. Additional preferred experience includes; programming, modeling, data analysis, and dosimetric measurements. Familiarity with TOPAS (Monte Carlo) is desirable.
The Radiation Oncology Department at Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University is a seeking a post-doctoral research fellow in the field of radiotherapy physics. The position is funded by a grant examining, the use of Multileaf Collimation for Static and Modulated Electron Radiotherapy. At Rhode Island Hospital (main facility) we treat 100 patients are treated per day. We currently have eight radiation oncologists, and ten faculty/staff physicists, including computational support.
The physics group runs a CAMPEP accredited residency program, and also a CAMPEP accredited Medical Physics Graduate Program. The fellow has great opportunities again involved with academic pursuits in the department. We are looking for an individual who is driven, a fast learner and has a strong work ethic.