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UCSF Berkeley Outpatient Center (BOPC) Faculty

Application Window

Open date: January 29, 2024

Most recent review date: Friday, May 10, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Tuesday, Jul 29, 2025 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.

Position description

The Department of Radiation Oncology at the University of California, San Francisco, seeks to recruit an outstanding candidate at the Instructor, Assistant, or Associate Clinical Professor level for the Division of Medical Physics capable of providing independent clinical coverage with another physicist for the UCSF Berkeley Outpatient Center (BOPC) where a Varian Halcyon will be installed in 2024. The clinical responsibilities include developing new clinical programs, machine acceptance testing and commissioning, treatment planning support, linac, patient-specific QA, chart checking, and other clinical physics duties. BOPC is conveniently located right off the corner of Ashby Ave and San Pablo Ave with free off-street parking and easy access to BART and AC Transit. The East Bay is known for its diverse and eclectic population, vibrant culture, and breathtaking nature. UCSF BOPC is committed to continual improvement in order to maintain and grow an inclusive, equitable environment for all staff and patients.

The candidate will have the opportunity to participate in the educational, research, and clinical programs the Department of Radiation Oncology at UCSF has to offer. The Division of Medical Physics includes nineteen full-time faculty physicists involved in both academic and clinical activities, seven hospital physicists who provide support for clinical activities, and additional dosimetry and support staff. The Physics Division runs a CAMPEP-accredited Medical Physics Residency program with four residents and hosts an increasing number of postdocs and graduate students.

A masters or doctoral degree in medical physics or related field, board certification with the American Board of Radiology in radiotherapy physics (or eligibility to take the oral exam), and work relevant to the field of clinical Medical Physics are required.

Interested candidates should apply online at: and submit a curriculum vitae, cover letter, statement of research, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for six references. Applicants’ materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission.

The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5. The minimum base salary range for this position is $97,300-$176,000. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details: Contributions to Diversity Statement

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 6-8 required (contact information only)

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Job location

Berkeley, CA