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Academic Radiation Oncologist (Faculty)

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC
Kearney, NE
Closing date
Jul 23, 2024

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Doctors, Oncology and Radiotherapy
Organization Type
Academic Radiation Oncologist (Faculty) GENERAL REQUISITION INFORMATION

EEO Statement: UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Location Kearney, NE Requisition Number: 2023-246 Department Radiation Oncology 50000653 Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine FTE: 100 Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular Work Schedule M-F Requisition Category Faculty Requisition Title Academic Radiation Oncologist (Faculty) Job Title/Academic Rank Academic Radiation Oncologist (Faculty) Additional Requisition Title Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience Job/EEO Category Faculty Job Requisition Begin Date 08/07/2023 Position Qualification

Position Summary The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) and the Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center (F&PBCC) in Omaha, Nebraska is actively recruiting a Radiation Oncologist to practice in our new 53,000 square foot cancer center currently under construction in Kearney Nebraska. This new facility will include both Medical and Radiation Oncology, along with support services. Our vision is to be the leader in multidisciplinary patient care by employing advanced technology and innovative treatment techniques.With this opportunity you will find:
  • The latest equipment to include Varian Truebeam linear accelerators with optical surface tracking capability, Siemens CT Simulator and Aria/Eclipse software
  • Full collaboration with existing UNMC/F&PBCC faculty
  • This position will be dually employed by UNMC and Nebraska Medicine.
  • Regular multidisciplinary, disease specific tumor conferences
  • Access to UNMC's full array of clinical trials
  • UNMC's fully accredited medical and medical physics residency programs
  • A culture of respect, support and professional growth
  • Emphasis on work life balance with favorable call schedule

The Fred and Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is the only National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated cancer center in Nebraska. Our growing faculty incudes seven physicians, nine physicists and three research faculty dedicated to education at all levels from health professions students, post-graduate residency programs and continuing medical education.The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is board certified/eligible in radiation oncology. We welcome experienced candidates as well as those recently trained to consider this opportunity.Specific questions may be directed to:
Charles Enke, MD, FASTRO, FACR
Professor and Chair
Department of Radiation Oncology
Our compensation package is extremely competitive. In addition, Comprehensive benefits and relocation assistance are offered.
Academic rank is consistent with qualification.

Interested candidates should apply at the following link: . Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply. Required Qualifications The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is board certified/eligible in radiation oncology. We welcome experienced candidates as well as those recently trained to consider this opportunity. Supplemental Qualifications Evidence of publication in peer reviewed journals. Working Environment & Physical Requirements WORKING ENVIRONMENT

The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Office environment, Clinical environment Other working environment N/A PHYSICAL REQUIREMENT

Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally Crawling Not Applicable Driving Occasionally Kneeling Occasionally Reaching Occasionally Sitting Occasionally Standing Occasionally Squatting Occasionally Walking Occasionally EXPOSURES

Atmospheric Yes Blood/body fluids Yes Chemical hazards Yes Working on or around moving machinery Yes Electrical current Yes Noise No Changes of temperature/humidity Yes Wear PPE Yes Work with laboratory animals No Radiation Operating hand/power tools No If you answered yes to any area above, please explain This position is within the Radiation Oncology department, which uses radiation for patient treatment/care. Exposure to patients and some radiological chemicals can occur. Safeguards are in place for all of the items indicated above. Hand/Wrists

Fine Manipulation both Repetitive Motion both Grasping both If you selected any area above, please explain Working with patients, computers, and performing procedures is routine for this position. Addtional

Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description. EEO Statement EEO Statement

EEO Statement The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex. Applicant Documents Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
    Requisition Specific Questions
    Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).
    1. * Do you possess an MD, DO, MBBS or equivalent degree?
      • Yes
      • No
    2. * Are you board certified or board eligible?
      • Yes
      • No
    3. * How did you hear about this position?
      • Careerlink
      • Employee Referral
      • HERC
      • Indeed
      • Job Fair
      • Lincoln Journal Star
      • Linkedin
      • Omaha World Herald
      • UNMC Job Site
      • Facebook
      • NEWorks
      • Handshake
      • Other
    4. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.
      (Open Ended Question)

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