Computational Medical Physicist
Categories: Faculty / Physician
Department: Radiation Oncology
Full/Part Time/PRN: Full-Time
An Instructor position is immediately available in the Division of Medical Physics and Engineering, Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, for an individual interested in pursuing a career in computational medical physics. Research topics include the development of advanced photon-, proton-, or heavy charged particle-based cancer radiotherapy techniques. Specific problems include image processing, radiation dose calculation, and treatment plan optimization. A Ph.D. or M.D. in related disciplines is required. Strong programming skill is essential. Knowledge in medical physics and high-performance computing is desired. The candidate should also demonstrate excellent written and communication skills.
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