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Washington University of St. Louis Research Dosimetrist - Radiation Oncology - 51838 in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type/Schedule This position is full-time and works approximately 40 hours per week. Department Name/Job Location This position is in the Department of Radiation Oncology. This position is for the Medical School Campus. Radiation therapy department – dry lab and research office environment. Essential Functions POSITION SUMMARY: Position responsible for treatment planning research design and development, research execution, preparation and publication of peer-reviewed manuscripts, development of novel clinical treatment planning techniques and protocols, and development of relevant education and training activities. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Conduct radiation therapy dosimetry and treatment planning research. Prepare and design treatment planning research projects. Analyze treatment planning research data. 2. Develop treatment planning research study protocols, including human studies trials and treatment delivery, verification, and response studies. 3. Develop novel clinical treatment planning protocols, specifically those that involve novel dose delivery, imaging, or modality-specific situations. Prepare, present education and training, and assist in the implementation of the novel clinical protocols and techniques. 4. Prepare and publish research results in peer-reviewed manuscripts and present at national and international meetings. Required Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in related field and dosimetry training is required. Preferred Qualifications * Certification by the Medical Dosimetry Certification Board. * Two years experience in medical dosimetry within a clinical Radiation Oncology setting. * Superior written and oral communication skills. * Able to demonstrate analytical reasoning. * Able to perform mathematical computations. * Knowledge of ethical and regulatory issues involving human subject research. * Experience/Expertise with PowerPoint, HTML, Excel and Word, and commercial treatment planning systems. * Expertise with radiation therapy dosimetry. Salary Range The hiring range for this position is $56,472- $72,009 annually. Pre-Employment Screening All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening. Benefits This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please click the following link to view a summary of benefits: https://wustl.box.com/s/8wkhs25yssf0775x9d6nd6vqa7obpth7. EOE Statement Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Job Title: Research Dosimetrist - Radiation Oncology - 51838 Job ID: 51838 Location: Medical School Regular/Temporary: Regular