Instructor (Diagnostic Medical Physicist) - Radiology (90002110)

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, TX

ID: 7077806 (Ref.No. 6789-en_US)
Posted: April 30, 2021
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description


The Department of Radiology at Baylor College of Medicine is seeking a Board Certified Diagnostic Medical Physicist to join the Radiology Physics group. salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The BCM Radiology department has a fully digital equipment inventory with state of-the-art imaging capabilities at two large Sister Hospitals in Houston as well as large Radiology Residency Program. Baylor College of Medicine and the other related institutions are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers. Women and under-represented minorities are encouraged to apply.

Job Duties

As a member of the Division of Diagnostic Medical Physics, clinical responsibilities include pre-purchase review and acceptance testing of new equipment, annual performance testing of existing equipment; room shielding design and shielding surveys for new and modified facilities; patient dose estimation; participation in ACR accreditations of CT scanners, diagnostic and breast ultrasound and mammography facilities; dose management and review of imaging protocols; quality control of imaging equipment and determination of delivered dose; development and direction of quality assurance and safety programs and compliance with applicable federal and state regulations; consultation regarding radiation dose and risk in medical imaging.

Participation in the Radiology Residents' physics teaching program and other departmental training and education efforts may be required. It is expected that the successful candidate will work with clinical radiologists and technologists in quality improvement projects.

Minimum Qualifications

Qualified candidates will have a Ph.D. or Master's Degree in Medical Physics with Certification in Diagnostic Medical Physics from the American Board of Radiology (ABR) or The American Board of Medical Physics. A Medical Physicist License from the State of Texas Medical Board will also be required but if needed it can be readily obtained with your credentials.





Baylor College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Equal Access Employer.


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Baylor College of Medicine fosters diversity among its students, trainees, faculty and staff as a prerequisite to accomplishing our institutional mission, and setting standards for excellence in training healthcare providers and biomedical scientists, promoting scientific innovation, and providing patient-centered care. - Diversity, respect, and inclusiveness create an environment that is conducive to academic excellence, and strengthens our institution by increasing talent, encouraging creativity, and ensuring a broader perspective. - Diversity helps position Baylor to reduce disparities in health and healthcare access and to better address the needs of the community we serve. - Baylor is committed to recruiting and retaining outstanding students, trainees, faculty and staff from diverse backgrounds by providing a welcoming, supportive learning environment for all members of the Baylor community.


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