MRI Physicist


Following a successful MRI pilot study UK Biobank have secured funding for the comprehensive imaging (multimodal brain, cardiac and body MRI, DEXA and 3D carotid ultrasound) of 100,000 UK Biobank participants for imaging over 2016-2022. This is a project of unprecedented ambition and excitement for the imaging community.UK Biobank now seek to appoint a MRI physicist or Medical Physicist with a PhD (or equivalent) and special expertise in MRI to lead the delivery of the MRI components of the project. The post holder will work as part of team including MRI radiographers, the UK Biobank project managers and administrative team, and academics helping to design and conduct the study.

Closing Date: 27th May 2016

Clinical Scientist

NHS Tayside

An opportunity has arisen for a Clinical Scientist to join our multi-disciplinary team within the Assistive Technology Service based at the TORT Centre, Ninewells Hospital, Dundee. The post covers both the Wheelchair and Seating Service, and the Electronic Assistive Technology Service with a 50% commitment to each. The individual will work as a member of the team assessing patient needs and subsequently prescribing, designing and modifying equipment required to meet those needs. There will be a commitment to service related R & D and teaching.

Closing Date: 27th May 2016

CIHR Tier 1 CRC in Medical/Bio Physics or Biomedical Sciences

Ryerson University, Canada

The successful candidate will be appointed at the Associate or Full Professor level, and will develop, with Ryerson University, the CRC application for the October, 2016 deadline, with the goal of being appointed as CRC in July, 2017. This position is subject to final budgetary approval. The CRC program was established by the Government of Canada to enable Canadian universities to achieve the highest levels of research excellence in the global, knowledge-based economy.

Closing Date: 31st May 2016

Medical Physics Specialist/Senior Medical Physics Specialist

NSW Government, Tamworth Rural Referral Hospital

The North West Cancer Centre (NWCC) seeks an experienced and enthusiastic Medical Physics Specialist/Senior Medical Physics Specialist who would like to enhance their career prospects in Radiation Oncology Medical Physics. This is an excellent opportunity to participate in clinical and research activities in quality assurance, commissioning, treatment planning and dosimetry. The department has cutting edge state-of-the-art equipment and the successful applicant will play a significant role in the development and management of this budding radiotherapy service.

Closing Date: 6th June 2016

Clinical Scientist

NHS Ayrshire & Arran

Working within our busy and dynamic multidisciplinary team which provides a national cochlear implant service for profoundly deaf adults and children in Scotland you will be based in a modern and well established clinic, where you will participate in the management of cochlear implant patients. This is an excellent opportunity to be involved in the development and application of innovative physiological measurement techniques. In support of our core purpose of Working together to achieve the healthiest life possible for everyone in Ayrshire and Arran we are committed to a culture that is Caring Safe and Respectful. The post holder is required to work collaboratively in a safe, care and respectful way.

Closing Date: 14th June 2016

Medical Physicist

Kathleen Kilgour Centre, New Zealand

Applications are invited from ACPSEM Certified or equivalent Medical Physicist in Radiation Oncology for this permanent full time position. The position is equivalent to an 8A/8B on the Agenda for Change scale. This is an opportunity for a highly motivated medical physicist to be employed in a New Zealand Radiation Oncology Department providing leading-edge radiotherapy services. A highly competitive salary and flexible employment conditions, combined with an opportunity to work within a stunning, architecturally designed, environmentally sustainable workplace, is offered.

Closing Date: 30th June 2016

Independent Trustee


IPEM has a vacancy for an Independent Trustee (i.e. not a member of IPEM) on the Board of Trustees of the Institute, to complement the knowledge and skills of current Trustees, who are physicists, engineers and technologists working in healthcare. Experience in or knowledge of human resources, publishing and/or charity governance is particularly welcome, but not essential. The position is unremunerated but expenses will be paid in line with the Institute’s expenses policy. The Board of Trustees normally meets four times a year, twice in York and twice in London. The individual appointed will also be asked to Chair the Institute’s Public Engagement Panel, which meets twice a year.

Closing Date: 30th June 2016

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