The University of Chicago (UChicago)

Faculty Radiation Oncologist

Simona Ahmed

Chicago, IL, United States

Faculty Radiation Oncologist

The University of Chicago: Biological Sciences Division: Department of Radiology and Cellular Oncology


Position Description

The University of Chicago’s Department of Radiation and Cellular Oncology, is searching for a full-time faculty member at any rank. The appointee will provide clinical care and potentially leadership of a practice comprising one or two radiation oncologists plus nursing, physics, dosimetry, and therapy staff. The clinical work will primarily be based at one location, but coverage is required at other sites, as needed. Other duties will include teaching and supervision of trainees and students, and scholarly activity. Academic rank and compensation (including a generous package of fringe benefits) are dependent upon qualifications. We especially welcome applicants who have formerly served as an attending Radiation Oncologist in an academic institution, as well as those who have experience participating in clinical trials. 

Prior to the start of employment, qualified applicants must: 1) have a medical doctorate or equivalent, 2) hold or be eligible for medical licensure in the State of Illinois, 3) be Board certified or eligible in Radiation Oncology, and 4) have residency training in Radiation Oncology.

To be considered, those interested must apply through The University of Chicago’s Academic Recruitment job board, which uses Interfolio to accept applications:  Applicants must upload: CV including bibliography. Review of applications ends when the position is filled.


Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

We seek a diverse pool of applicants who wish to join an academic community that places the highest value on rigorous inquiry and encourages diverse perspectives, experiences, groups of individuals, and ideas to inform and stimulate intellectual challenge, engagement, and exchange.

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Job seekers in need of a reasonable accommodation to complete the application process should call 773-702-1032 or email with their request.

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