Radiation Oncologist – Assistant/Associate Professor (non-tenure track)

Chicago, Illinois
Jan 07, 2021
Feb 06, 2021
Radiation Oncology
Full Time
Position Type
Academic/Teaching, Permanent

Radiation Oncologist – Assistant/Associate Professor (non-tenure track)

The Department of Radiation Oncology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine seeks a full-time non-tenure-eligible Clinician-Educator at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor who will work collaboratively with other disciplines to advance our clinical and academic missions in the Cancer Program.

Qualified candidates must be board certified and/or eligible by the American Board of Radiology and be able to qualify for faculty appointment at the level of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University. Clinical responsibilities will be to manage patients with lung cancer and brain tumors. Expertise in Gamma Knife technology is desirable. The candidate is expected to conduct investigator-initiated clinical research and participate in National Clinical Trials Network protocols. He/she is also expected to teach and mentor residents and medical students.

Northwestern Medicine Radiation Oncology has a number of locations in the Chicagoland area integrated into the Department of Radiation Oncology, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center and Feinberg School of Medicine. Northwestern Medicine is strong financially with a long tradition of excellence and provides world class radiation oncology services and breakthrough research close to where our patients live and work. We use state of the art, precision technology including a Proton Center, Gamma Knife ICON, Brachytherapy and all other significant modalities of radiation oncology. In addition to an excellent clinical practice, the Department of Radiation Oncology has a fully accredited ACGME Medical Residency program, CAMPEP accredited Physics Residency, and JRCERT accredited School of Radiation Therapy. The Department also has a robust clinical and laboratory research program funded by NIH, DOE, DOD, foundations and industry sponsors.

Salary will be commensurate with rank and experience, and is very competitive. This position is a full-time, continuing appointment. The start date is negotiable and the position will remain open until filled.

When applying, please upload a CV and cover letter describing your interest and alignment with the position.

Also upload this completed list of references form (http://www.feinberg.northwestern.edu/fao/docs/admin-fac-reg-tracks/Recruitment/FSM-List-of-References-for-New-Faculty.docx) to suggest the names of individuals who could write letters of reference on your behalf. 

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  • Applications will only be accepted via online submission (see link below).
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Applications accepted here: https://facultyrecruiting.northwestern.edu/apply/OTY2

Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.