The Oregon Medical Physics Program (OMPP) is a CAMPEP accredited graduate program in medical physics, graduating both MS and PhDs, in both therapeutic and diagnostic imaging physics. This position is a 1.0 FTE academic faculty position for an experienced therapeutic medical physicist. The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years of clinical experience as a clinical physicist in radiation therapy physics and be interested in teaching, curricular development and research. This physicist will have an academic home in Radiation Medicine at OHSU, but will report directly to the director of the graduate program in medical physics and to the School of Medicine at OHSU.
This position is an Assistant Professor / Instructor role for Medical Physics Program and Radiation Therapy Program courses. This person will carry out all duties implied of the instructor of a course at OHSU, (lecturing, grading, examinations, evaluations, office hours, etc.).
5 years of clinical experience
Proficient in curriculum design, evaluation, instruction and counseling program administration
Excellent communication skills, excellent community building skills, proven assessment skills, self-directed, and an enthusiastic and positive attitude
Proven ability to work collaboratively and effectively with other senior leaders, faculty, staff, students and alumni of OHSU, as well as external constituents
Clear understanding of the importance of diversity for an academic health center and the ability and skill to help lead the institution towards achieving its strategic goals for diversity and inclusion
Able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without accommodation
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and r...esearch. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm