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Postdoctoral Scholar-Employee in Radiation Medicine & Applied Sciences

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 2nd, 2020

Last review date: Monday, Nov 9, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Dec 8, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Description

The Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences (http://radonc.ucsd.edu) at the University of California, San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the faculty, staff, and student body and is seeking a Postdoctoral Scholar to join a growing research team. The Post-Doctoral Fellow will make significant and creative contributions to research projects involving the application of safety engineering concepts to Radiation Oncology. Although the Post-Doctoral Fellow is expected to work independently under the guidance of a faculty member with an independent research program, the incumbent is not required to develop an independent research program.

Required Qualifications: Ph.D. (or PhD-pending) in a STEM or related field. Prior experience in radiotherapy is not necessary, and candidates with excellent doctoral training in any specialty are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must be motivated to solve technical challenges and possess excellent writing and communication skills; the position will involve writing papers and giving presentations.

Preferred Qualifications: Preference will be given to candidates with strong analytical skills and experience with safety engineering.

Review of applications will be ongoing. Salary is commensurate with qualifications and based on published University of California pay scales. Applications must be submitted to the UCSD on-line application collection system, AP-On-Line Recruit at https://apol-recruit.ucsd.edu/JPF02581

The Department of Radiation Medicine and Applied Sciences at UC San Diego is committed to academic excellence and diversity within the academic, staff, and student body. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Job location

La Jolla, California

Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Applicants should summarize their past or potential contributions to diversity. See our Faculty Equity site for more information.