The Department of Radiation Oncology of the Emory University School of Medicine is recruiting for a physician and/or physician scientist at the Instructor, Assistant, Associate or Professor level. Candidates for the position should have completed an accredited residency and be Board Certified or in the process of becoming Board Certified through the American Board of Radiology. The candidate should ideally have a strong focus on clinical or translational research including clinical trials, residency education, and multi-disciplinary care of cancer patients.
The Department of Radiation Oncology serves five clinical institutions in Atlanta and is an integral part of the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University (Winship), Georgia’s only NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center. State-of-the-art clinical facilities are networked with a strong emphasis on innovation, technology development, and translational and clinical research. The department has grown in its clinical, teaching, and research activities in the past decade and is currently ranked sixth in NIH funding among all radiation oncology departments within medical schools in the country (Blue Ridge 2017).
There are currently 37 faculty members in the Divisions of Clinical Affairs, Cancer Biology, and Medical Physics. There is a four year training program for sixteen medical residents in Radiation Oncology as well as a residency training program in Medical Physics and joint programs for Dosimetry and Therapist training. Winship participates in and provides leadership for several national research groups, including NRG Oncology, COG, and ECOG-ACRIN and holds one of 30 Lead Academic Participating Sites (LAPS) grants for the National Clinical Trials Network (NCTN).
The successful applicant will show a history of academic scholarship and achievement as well as a strong clinical background. Interested Applicants should send a letter and current CV along with a list of three references to:
At Winship Cancer Institute, we are providing tomorrow's treatments today.
The Department of Radiation Oncology is part of the Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University. Through this affiliation, patients have access to multidisciplinary teams working together on cancer care, research, prevention and education throughout Emory University.
Why Winship? Because our dedicated teams are tra...nslating the latest breakthroughs in cancer research into the best treatments for you. Our hope is that one day, all cancer patients will enjoy a lifetime of survivorship.
We are part of an elite group of cancer centers.
Winship Cancer Institute of Emory University is Georgia's first and only cancer center designated by the National Cancer Institute (NCI).
We are a top ranked U.S. cancer center.
Emory University Hospital through Winship is a top ranked cancer hospitals in the nation according to U.S. News & World Report.
We are #1 in Georgia for cancer care.
Not every doctor can treat every cancer, especially tumors that are rare or difficult to treat. We can. As part of Emory Healthcare, Georgia's largest health care system, we see difficult to treat cancers every day and have the depth and breadth of experience necessary to deliver the best treatments.
We have the most clinical trials.
As Georgia's first and only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center, Winship Cancer Institute has over 250 active Phase I, II, and III clinical trials.