Assistant Professor, Clinical Series, Ahmanson Translational Imaging Division University of California, Los Angeles
Requisition Number: JPF04975 Recruitment Period Open date: September 10th, 2019 Next review date: Thursday, Oct 10, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee. Final date: Tuesday, Nov 12, 2019 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time) Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.
The Ahmanson Translational Imaging Division of the Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA is currently recruiting an attending physician at the Assistant Professor level to serve in the nuclear medicine clinic of the Ronald Reagan Hospital and the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
The candidate must hold an M.D. degree and is expected to contribute significantly to the clinical and translational research programs in molecular imaging and therapy. The candidate must have documented clinical experience in nuclear medicine and oncological imaging. Experience in clinical therapeutic nuclear medicine applications is required as part of the Division's integration of molecular imaging diagnostics and therapeutics. Receptor based imaging experience (neuroendocrine tumors) is a condition for appointment. Although not required, there is a particular interest in receptor-based radiotherapy treatments of neuro-endocrine tumors.
A publication record in clinical PET/CT imaging research commensurate with the Assistant Clinical Professor level is desirable.
The Ahmanson Translational Imaging Division has well-equipped imaging probe and drug discovery labs, molecular & cell biology labs, two Siemens RDS self-shielded cyclotrons and radiochemistry facilities, preclinical PET/CT and bioluminescence imaging systems and clinical PET/CT and SPECT/CT. The Division also has well-established clinical programs and collegial relationships with the Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center and the Departments of Urology, Radiation Oncology, Radiology, Medicine, Surgery and Neurology that are important to the success of the selected candidate for this position.
Candidates should submit a letter of interest and CV addressed to: Chair of the Search Committee, Ahmanson Translational Imaging Division, Department of Molecular and Medical Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA via UCLA Academic Recruit, and arrange to have a statement of research accomplishments and a research plan appropriate for the position, and three letters of recommendation sent to the same address. Letters of recommendation should address the candidate's scholarly and clinical activity.
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The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.
UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.