LUC Faculty Position in Radiation Oncology

Employer
Loyola University Chicago
Location
Illinois, United States
Salary
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
Jan 24, 2022

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Position Type
Faculty Positions, Health & Medicine, Medicine, Other Health & Medicine, Pediatrics
Employment Type
Full Time

Position Details

Position Details

Job Title LUC Faculty Position in Radiation Oncology Position Title LUC Faculty Position in Radiation Oncology Position Number Job Category University Faculty Job Type Full-Time FLSA Status Exempt Campus Maywood-Health Sciences Campus Location Code RADIATION ONCOLOGY (06720A) Department Name RADIATION ONCOLOGY Is this split and/or fully grant funded? Duties and Responsibilities
The Department of Radiation Oncology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine ( SSOM ) invites faculty applications for physician/scientist position that would have 80% protected research time and 20% clinical responsibilities. Candidates should have successful completion of radiation oncology residency training and be board certified or board eligible in Radiation Oncology in addition to obtaining an Illinois medical license prior to the start of employment. Completion of a Ph.D. program is desired.
We seek an innovative physician scientist to advance cancer-focused studies that can integrate both foundational and clinical investigations. This individual is expected to play an integral role in Loyola University Chicago’s initiative to significantly expand its nationally recognized cancer programs in partnership with Trinity Health with the goal of NCI designation. The physician scientist would complement the clinical strengths in the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center and the basic research programs.

The Stritch School of Medicine is a strongly collaborative research environment with substantial core facilities and integrated graduate education programs. Faculty responsibilities include sustaining an independent, externally-funded research program, and contributing to graduate, medical and resident education through teaching of Radiobiology and associated courses. Candidates must have a MD or MD/PhD, a strong record of research publications and current external support.
Loyola University Medical Center ( LUMC ) is a 547-licensed-bed quaternary hospital in Maywood, Illinois that includes the William G. & Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois’s largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its academic affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Loyola has 7,221 employees including 859 physicians, 491 residents and 108 fellows. Loyola is consistently ranked among the top hospitals in Illinois, and is currently ranked No. 4 in the state by both U.S. News & World Report and Newsweek. LUMC is part of Loyola Medicine, a three-hospital system that includes LUMC, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and MacNeal Hospital, as well as convenient locations offering primary care, specialty care and immediate care services from more than 1,800 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. Loyola Medicine is part of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation with 92 hospitals in 22 states.

Loyola University Chicago values and is committed to fostering a culture of equal opportunity for all persons. We encourage under-represented minorities and women candidates to apply. LUC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Qualifications
Candidates must have a PhD or MD/PhD, a strong record of research publications and current external support. Physical Demands Working Conditions Minimum Education and/or Work Experience
Faculty Position in Radiation Oncology

The Department of Radiation Oncology at Loyola University Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine ( SSOM ) invites faculty applications for physician/scientist position that would have 80% protected research time and 20% clinical responsibilities. Candidates should have successful completion of radiation oncology residency training and be board certified or board eligible in Radiation Oncology in addition to obtaining an Illinois medical license prior to the start of employment. Completion of a Ph.D. program is desired.
We seek an innovative physician scientist to advance cancer-focused studies that can integrate both foundational and clinical investigations. This individual is expected to play an integral role in Loyola University Chicago’s initiative to significantly expand its nationally recognized cancer programs in partnership with Trinity Health with the goal of NCI designation. The physician scientist would complement the clinical strengths in the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center and the basic research programs.
The Stritch School of Medicine is a strongly collaborative research environment with substantial core facilities and integrated graduate education programs. Faculty responsibilities include sustaining an independent, externally-funded research program, and contributing to graduate, medical and resident education through teaching of Radiobiology and associated courses. Candidates must have a MD or MD/PhD, a strong record of research publications and external support.
Loyola University Medical Center ( LUMC ) is a 547-licensed-bed quaternary hospital in Maywood, Illinois that includes the William G. & Mary A. Ryan Center for Heart & Vascular Medicine, the Cardinal Bernardin Cancer Center, a Level 1 trauma center, Illinois’s largest burn center, a certified comprehensive stroke center and a children’s hospital. Loyola also trains the next generation of caregivers through its academic affiliation with Loyola University Chicago’s Stritch School of Medicine and the Marcella Niehoff School of Nursing. Loyola has 7,221 employees including 859 physicians, 491 residents and 108 fellows. Loyola is consistently ranked among the top hospitals in Illinois, and is currently ranked No. 4 in the state by both U.S. News & World Report and Newsweek. LUMC is part of Loyola Medicine, a three-hospital system that includes LUMC, Gottlieb Memorial Hospital and MacNeal Hospital, as well as convenient locations offering primary care, specialty care and immediate care services from more than 1,800 physicians throughout Cook, Will and DuPage counties. Loyola Medicine is part of Trinity Health, one of the largest Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation with 92 hospitals in 22 states.

Interested candidates should email cover letter and CV to Dr. William Small Jr., c/o Maureen Galvin, Physician Recruitment Office, at magalvin@lumc.edu as well as apply online at www.careers.luc.edu. Loyola University Chicago values and is committed to fostering a culture of equal opportunity for all persons. We encourage under-represented minorities and women candidates to apply. LUC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Open Date 01/24/2022 Close Date Special Instructions to Applicants Quick Link for Posting https://www.careers.luc.edu/postings/18753 Job Number 8550215 Organizational Location HEALTH SCIENCES CAMPUS
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