Scientist – Radiation Treatment Program


Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre


The Division of Radiation Therapy in the Radiation Treatment Program at the Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre affiliated with the Sunnybrook Research Institute is seeking applications for a scientist position.

Expertise is sought in radiation therapy related imaging and therapy response monitoring. The successful candidate will develop a translational research program in radiation treatment related sciences spanning pre-clinical and clinical interests. The department is equipped with infrastructure consisting of ultrasound, optical and 1.5T and 3T MRI scanners and is investing in MR-HIFU and MR-Linac technology and has an active cancer ablation therapy program utilizing SBRT techniques and Gamma Knife. Expertise in MRI and CT-based imaging, optical and/or ultrasound based approaches is an asset. The successful candidate will develop these as complimentary techniques to be integrated with a research program toward establishing a quantitative image based program for tracking radiation responses.

The successful candidate will also be responsible for continuing to enhance the overall research output of the Radiation Therapy department and mentoring research staff within the department


The successful candidate will hold a Ph.D. in addition to MRT (T) qualifications and be registered with College of Medical Radiation Technologists of Ontario. The successful candidate will also be qualified for appointment in the Sunnybrook Research Institute at the Associate Scientist and at the level of Assistant Professor in Radiation Oncology and in an appropriate department at the University of Toronto or Ryerson University, through which she/he will be eligible for appointment to the School of Graduate Studies.

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Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Please submit a curriculum vita and cover letter to:

Dr. Gregory J. Czarnota Ph.D. M.D.

Head, Radiation Treatment Program,

Chief, Department of Radiation Oncology

Odette Cancer Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

2075 Bayview Avenue,

Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5



Please state in the subject line "2017 MRI Scientist Application"




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