Senior Medical Physicist Job Careers – Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI)

Job Title:     Senior Medical Physicist
Organisation: Uganda
Cancer Institute (UCI)
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: 
Principal Medical Physicist
About US:
Mandated by the
Uganda Cancer Institute Act of 2016, the UCI is an autonomous body, with the
mandate to, among others, undertake and coordinate the management of cancer and
cancer-related diseases in Uganda. It is critical to the evolution of a
National Centre of Excellence, providing specialized treatment and care for all
types of cancer using all the available subspecialty expertise possible, as
well as engineering oncology-centered research and training.
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • To carry out routine therapy or imaging machine performance tests
  • To plan for radiotherapy treatment
  • To handle radiotherapy patients in consultation with
  • To ensure radiation safety standards for environment and personnel
  • To carry out calibration of radiotherapy equipment
  • To assess and investigate different radiotherapy treatment regimes
  • Compiles and submits periodic reports of the department
  • Carrying out any other duties as may be assigned by the supervisor
    from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The applicant for the Uganda Cancer Institute (UCI) Senior Medical
    Physicist job must be a Ugandan holding a Master’s degree in Physics from
    a recognized University or Institution
  • Must have an honours bachelor of science in Physics from a
    recognized University or institution
  • At least three years’ experience as a Medical Physicist or
    equivalent experience in a reputable organisation
  • Must have proven training in Clinical Radiation
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates who wish to join the Uganda Cancer Institute should
address their applications including copies of their academic, professional
transcripts, certificates, curriculum vitae, and employment records to:
The Executive
Uganda Cancer
P.O Box 3935
The applications
should be delivered to the Registry on Administrative Block.
Deadline: 31st August 2018
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