FACULTY POSITION AVAILABLE
The department of Radiation Oncology at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers – Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Rutgers New Jersey Medical School is seeking a full time mid to senior level Radiation Oncologist at the Associate or Full Professor level for an administrative and clinical role in our academic practice setting. Currently the radiation oncology department provides professional and physics services at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey and Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas University Hospital in New Brunswick, the major teaching hospital of Rutgers RWJ Medical School, Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Hospital in Somerset, Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Hospital in Hamilton, and University Hospital, Newark, the major teaching hospitals of Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. A broad range of technology is available for clinical application including GammaKnife, Tomotherapy, IMRT, IGRT, 3D-CRT, stereotactic radiosurgery, brachytherapy and proton beam therapy. The practice conducts a number of cooperative group trials, investigator-initiated trials, has an ACGME accredited MD residency program of Rutgers-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School along with a CAMPEP accredited medical physics residency program. We also have a large radiation cancer biology program with 6 basic science laboratories.
As our clinical enterprise continues to expand we are searching for a mid to senior level radiation oncologist to work with the chairman, senior leadership of the radiation oncology department and cancer center, in integrating our clinical network. In collaboration with the chair, chief of physics, technical and administrative leadership, the successful candidate will shape uniform clinical practice guidelines, quality assurance programs, clinical trial, research and educational activities throughout the network. The physician is expected to have a clinical practice at one of our clinical sites, and to serve in this administrative role at least 50% of the time. They will be expected to attend chart and planning rounds and work with the medical directors at each of the facilities in the network on a regular basis to assure that the patient, physician and staff experience is optimized and consistent throughout the network. Board certification or eligibility by the American Board of Radiology and eligibility for medical licensure by the state of New Jersey are required.
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey (CINJ) is one of only 45 NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Centers, the only such center in New Jersey, and a leader in laboratory, clinical prevention and public health science. CINJ offers world-class quality cancer care providing the most advanced medicines and treatment options for patients in its New Brunswick facility as well as at its Network of sixteen hospitals across the state. CINJ manages more than 90,000 patient visits per year and the CINJ Network of hospitals provides care for approximately 35 to 40 percent of all cancer patients in the state of New Jersey. Visit our website at www.cinj.org.
To apply, please visit: http://jobs.rutgers.edu/postings/43440.
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey, is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, and is compliant with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).