Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology

University of Southern California Department of Pediatrics

Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology-CHLA (MRI Physicist)

Department of Pediatrics-CHLA Faculty Los Angeles, California

The University of Southern California (USC), founded in 1880, is the largest private employer in the City of Los Angeles. As an employee of USC, you will be a part of a world-class research university and a member of the "Trojan Family," which is comprised of the faculty, students and staff that make the university what it is.

The Keck School of Medicine (KSOM) of the University of Southern California (USC) and Children’s Hospital Los Angeles (CHLA) Department of Radiology, is actively seeking a full time faculty member for the position of Assistant Professor of Clinical Radiology/ MRI Physicist.

This individual will provide clinical and research physics support for all MRI equipment and MRI procedures. The MRI physicist will, under the direction of the Radiology Chair or designee, be responsible for the optimization, technical evaluation, and precise calibration of MRI equipment to produce the safest and highest quality imaging. The MRI physicist will also oversee and be responsible for ensuring that the MRI safety program complies with regulatory standards and ensures an MRI safe environment for patients, staff, and visitors.

Minimum 1-year experience as MR physicist in a clinical and research setting. Experience with grant funded research preferred as PI or major contributor. Advanced degree in Medical Physics or related discipline, PhD preferred. ABR certified in Medical Physics, American Board of Magnetic Resonance Safety (ABMRS) certified MR safety expert (MRSE) or obtained within 6 months of hire.

If interested, apply here  using the link above. For further inquiries, please contact:

Marvin D. Nelson, Jr., MD, FACR

mdnelson@chla.usc.edu

CHLA and USC are equal opportunity, affirmative action employers. The division greatly values diversity and is committed to building a vibrant and culturally diverse community of faculty that best reflects the patients and families that we serve. Individuals from underrepresented groups in medicine are especially encouraged to apply.

Academic appointment through USC Keck School of Medicine is available at a level appropriate to training and experience. CHLA and USC strongly values diversity and is committed to equal opportunity in employment.  Women and men, and members of all racial and ethnic groups, people with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

REQ20094170 Posted Date: 10/19/2020