Position Details
Reference Number 26357
Position Title Clinical Research Fellow - Radiation Oncology
Employment Status Fixed Term Full Time
Award Classification National Employment Standard - Fellow
Salary 0.00 per hour
Location Austin Hospital
Hours per Week 38
Position Summary

RADIATION ONCOLOGY Clinical Research Fellow - Full Time (Fixed Term)

Applications are invited from suitably qualified medical practitioners for the position of Radiation Oncology Clinical Research Fellow at the Austin Health Radiation Oncology department.

Austin Health Radiation Oncology is part of the Olivia Newton John Cancer Wellness & Research Centre on the Austin Campus at Heidelberg. The Austin Heidelberg campus is a major tertiary care hospital in Melbourne, Australia. Our department provides a full range of radiation oncology services to meet the diverse needs of the cancer patients, including subspecialist expertise in gynaecology and head/neck tumour streams. Technically, we have active programmes in stereotactic radiotherapy, IMRT/VMAT, HDR brachytherapy, superficial radiotherapy and respiratory-gated treatments in a variety of tumour streams. There is the opportunity to be involved in innovative research projects in the fields of clinical outcomes research, oncologic nuclear medicine, health services research and informatics.

Applicants must be eligible for registration with the Medical Board of Australia and hold or be attendingtheir fifth year of training for a specialist qualification conferring Fellowship of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists. Additionally, we will support applicants with the FRANZCR Radiation Oncology Clinician/Scientist pathway in mind.

The successful candidate is expected to be actively involved with teaching junior Radiation Oncology Registrars and to participate in clinical research projects. This position is designed to support an interested trainee undertake a research higher degree with a maximum tenure of two years by reapplication. Radiation Oncology at the Austin is accredited by the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists to provide Radiation Oncology Specialist Training Program and is part of the State Wide Training program which comprises of Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, The Alfred and Geelong Hospital.

Closing date: Wednesday 16 June 2018

Enquiries: Dr Richard Khor, Fellowships Co-ordinator, Radiation Oncology on (03) 9496 9803 or e-mail: richard.khor@austin.org.au

Completed applications including curriculum vitae and the names of three professional referees to Dr Richard Khor

Contact Person Richard Khor
Contact Number (03) 9496 9803
Closing Date 13/06/2018
Position Description
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