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Academic Radiation Oncologist

University of Nebraska Medical Center UNMC Omaha, NE

Academic Radiation Oncologist


EEO Statement:
UNMC is an Affirmative Action Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, including an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Location Omaha, NE
Requisition Number: 2022-168
Department Radiation Oncology 50000653
Business Unit(College/Institute) College of Medicine
Reg-Temp Full-Time Regular
Work Schedule Monday-Friday
Requisition Category Faculty
Requisition Title Academic Radiation Oncologist
Job Title/Academic Rank Academic Radiation Oncologist
Additional Requisition Title
Appointment Type DOQ - DEPENDS ON QUALS
Salary Range Salary Commensurate with Experience
Job/EEO Category Faculty
Job Requisition Begin Date 05/31/2022
Position Qualification

Position Summary
Academic Radiation Oncologist
The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, NE is actively recruiting a Radiation Oncologist to focus on neuro-oncology while contributing to the care of thoracic oncology patients. Our vision is to be the leader in multidisciplinary patient care by employing advanced technology and innovative treatment techniques. Parallel to the development of the clinical program, we are placing an emphasis on the continued expansion of our research programs.
With this opportunity you will find:
· Fully accredited medical and medical physics residency programs
· Regular multidisciplinary, disease specific neuro and thoracic oncology tumor boards
· Emphasis on work life balance, favorable call schedules
· Potential for protected research time
· Growing array of internal and external grant funding
· A culture of respect, support and professional growth
We have excellent treatment facilities, technology, physics and dosimetry support and are actively exploring advanced technology to support the growing neuro and pediatric oncology programs. The Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center is the only National Cancer Institute (NCI) designated cancer center in Nebraska. Our growing faculty includes seven physicians, nine physicists and three research faculty dedicated to education at all levels from health professions students, post-graduate residency programs and continuing medical education.
The successful candidate must be an MD/DO (or equivalent degree) who is board certified/eligible in radiation oncology. We welcome experienced candidates as well as those recently trained to consider this opportunity.
Specific questions may be directed to:
Charles Enke, MD, FASTRO, FACR
Professor & Chair
Department of Radiation Oncology
Our compensation package is extremely competitive. In addition, comprehensive benefits and relocation assistance are offered. Academic rank is consistent with qualifications.

Interested candidates should apply at the following link: . Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Required Qualifications
Applicants must have a MD or DO degree with completion or near completion of a residency in ACGME accredited Radiation Oncology. Applicants applying should have experience in 3D-CRT, IMRT, SABR, SRS and HDR. Board certification or board eligibility from the American Board of Radiology (ABR).
Supplemental Qualifications
Evidence of publication in peer reviewed journals and success in extramural funding.

Working Environment & Physical Requirements


The information provided below best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed.
Check the appropriate box(es) that best describes the Environment in which the primary function of the position is performed. Office environment, Clinical environment
Other working environment

Bending, stooping, twisting Occasionally
Crawling Not Applicable
Driving Occasionally
Kneeling Occasionally
Reaching Occasionally
Sitting Up to 2 hours
Standing Up to 2 hours
Squatting Occasionally
Walking 2-5 hours

Atmospheric Yes
Blood/body fluids Yes
Chemical hazards Yes
Working on or around moving machinery No
Electrical current Yes
Noise No
Changes of temperature/humidity Yes
Wear PPE Yes
Work with laboratory animals No
Operating hand/power tools No
If you answered yes to any area above, please explain
This position is within the Radiation Oncology department, which uses radiation for patient treatment/care. Exposure to patients and some radiological chemicals can occur. Safeguards are in place for all of the items indicated above.

Fine Manipulation Both
Repetitive Motion Both
Grasping Both
If you selected any area above, please explain
Working with patients, computers, and performing procedures is routine for this position.

Describe any other aspects and demands of the job not listed in this description.

EEO Statement

EEO Statement

EEO Statement
The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive work and learning environment free from discrimination and harassment. UNMC is dedicated to creating an environment where everyone feels valued, respected and included. UNMC does not discriminate based on race, color, ethnicity, national origin, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, and/or political affiliation in its programs, activities, or employment. UNMC complies with all local, state and federal laws prohibiting discrimination, including Title IX, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex. 

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Other Doc

Requisition Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Do you have a MD/DO?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Have you completed, or are near completion of a residency in ACGME accredited radiation oncology?
    • yes
    • no
  3. * Are you board certified or board eligible in the are identified in this posting? Are you eligible to practice in Nebraska?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience in 3D-CRT, IMRT, SABR, SRS, and HDR?
    • yes
    • no
  5. * How did you hear about this position?
    • Careerlink
    • Employee Referral
    • HERC
    • Indeed
    • Job Fair
    • Lincoln Journal Star
    • Linkedin
    • Omaha World Herald
    • UNMC Job Site
    • Facebook
    • NEWorks
    • Handshake
    • Other
  6. * If Other, please specify the source. Otherwise, indicate NA.

    (Open Ended Question)

Instant Answers
providedProvided by company
Full-time Employee
Date Posted February 28, 2023
Requisition 2022-168
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 00-0000.00

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