Postdoctoral Position - Medical Physics

Company Overview

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) is one of the world’s premier cancer centers, committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The blending of research with patient care is at the heart of everything we do. The institution is a comprehensive cancer center whose purposes are the treatment and control of cancer, the advancement of biomedical knowledge through laboratory and clinical research, and the training of scientists, physicians and other health care workers.


Job Description

The Department of Medical Physics is seeking two individuals for research appointments at the postdoctoral level for individuals interested in medical physics research. The two-year research projects will focus on the development and application of methods for automation in radiation oncology; specifically, automated segmentation, registration, planning, quality assurance and workflow in radiation oncology physics. The Department of Medical Physics consists of over forty faculty physicists plus support staff working on various physical problems related to the diagnosis and treatment of cancer.

The ideal candidate should have:

  • Strong programming skills and be proficiency in Matlab, Python, Java or C/C#
  • Experience with deep learning is desirable

Interested candidates should send a resume and list of three references by October 31, 2019 via e-mail to:

Chris Watchman, Ph.D.

Associate Attending, Department of Medical Physics




MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.


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