Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Radiation Oncology

Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Radiation Oncology

locationMorehead, KY 40351, USA
PublishedPublished: 3/7/2024
Full Time

Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Radiation Oncology

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name

Work Location
Morehead, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Tenure Track Status
Non-Tenure Track

Required Education

MD, DO or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Completion of residency or fellowship if appropriate

Required License/Registration/Certification

Eligible to obtain, or in current possession of, license to practice medicine in the state of Kentucky

Board-certified or board-eligible in Radiation Medicine

Job Summary

The Department of Radiation Medicine at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine is seeking a person with M.D./D.O. degree and certification (preferable) or eligibility in Radiation Oncology by the American Board of Radiation for a faculty position at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level. This position will involve duties at community practice in Morehead, KY. The Department of Radiation Oncology is a vital part of the UK Markey Cancer Center, the only NCI-designated Cancer Center in Kentucky.

Our clinical operations focus on the needs of our patients and their families, and we benefit from a culture of quality care and service. This culture requires tremendous teamwork that recognizes the contributions of every member of our staff. Consistently, we are rated very highly by our patients, who accurately perceive a superb level of care and caring. Based on institutional and national comparisons, our patient satisfaction ratings are very high, and this is a source of pride for our staff.

This is a non-teaching position with minimal expectation for research and teaching but the position is an appointment as faculty in the college of medicine University of Kentucky and appointment will be commiserate with experience. Appointment is eligible for participation in productivity incentive similar to other main campus faculty.

Treatment Modalities:

External Beam Radiation, Conventional/3D- conformal radiation therapy, Intensity-modulated radiation therapy Stereotactic body radiation therapy, Spatially fractionated radiotherapy (GRID Therapy). Physics support is from main campus and center has permanent support staff including nursing. Medical Oncology and Surgical support are through community hospital. The center is scheduled for machine upgrades over the next year.

Along with application, please include your CV and Academic Transcript. Applications will be reviewed immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Deadline to Apply

Open Until Filled

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.