Open Faculty Positions in Radiology

The people and programs comprising Stanford Radiology are world-renowned. Stanford Radiology continues to develop improved and more targeted methods for least-invasive, and compassionate cancer patient care. We push the boundaries of innovation in physics and engineering to develop cutting-edge methods for enhanced anatomic and functional imaging. Our diverse multidisciplinary teams of scientists, together with industry collaborators, are creating new methods for the early detection of cancer using molecular imaging, nanotechnology, systems biology, and artificial intelligence (AI). Stanford Radiology plans to play a very important role in the development of personalized medicine by translating advances from the laboratories to the clinic for improved patient-centric care.

We are recruiting outstanding faculty for the open positions listed below. We welcome your application, and we thank you for your interest!

Diversity Statement

The Department of Radiology Diversity Initiative is committed to increasing the diversity of faculty pursuing careers as clinicians, clinician scientist, and basic scientist. In collaboration with the Office of Faculty Development and Diversity, the Center of Excellence in Diversity in Medical Education, and Diversity Center of Representation and Empowerment (D-CORE), we aim to foster a supportive and inclusive community. Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Body / Abdominal Imaging

Body / Abdominal Imaging

RANK(S): Open

LINE(S): MCL, UTL, CE

POSTED: 10/14/2020

The Department of Radiology at Stanford School of Medicine is searching for a full-time radiologist in Body/Abdominal Imaging. This faculty appointment is open rank in the Medical Center Line, University Tenure Line, or the Clinician Educator Line. The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The predominant criteria for appointment for faculty in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching, as well as excellence in clinical care and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The major criterion for appointment for Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care and clinical teaching appropriate to the programmatic need that the individual is expected to fulfill.  Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.

Responsibilities of the new faculty will include clinical interpretation of body CT, MRI, ultrasound, and fluoroscopy/plain film exams, participation in the on call service of the Department, education of medical students, residents and body fellows, as well as a significant research/scholarship commitment. The Department of Radiology at Stanford is currently expanding, with significant growth in both the clinical divisions and translational sciences. Exceptional research opportunities exist within the Department, the School of Medicine, and the University which are co-located on the same campus. Research is also facilitated by the recent opening of two new hospitals on the main campus and an active, expanding clinical program featuring several new out-patient imaging centers all with the latest generation equipment.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated exceptional qualities and promise as an outstanding investigator, clinician, and teacher. Candidates should have an MD or MD/PhD degree(s), must be board-certified in diagnostic radiology or equivalent training, have completed a formal fellowship in body imaging or a related sub-specialty, and have shown an outstanding track record of research productivity. Research can include all aspects of body imaging, including clinical, translational, or basic science, as well as computational science and artificial intelligence.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Please click on the Apply Now link below to submit your curriculum vitae and a candidate statement describing your clinical, teaching, and research activities and interests, if applicable.

Community Radiology

Breast Imaging / General Imaging

RANK(S): Open

LINE(S): CE

POSTED: 11/3/2020

Stanford Healthcare and the Department of Radiology at Stanford University are seeking a full-time breast imaging and general radiologist for coverage of an outpatient center and a community hospital located in the East Bay.  The position is part of a growing clinical practice and candidates will have the opportunity to shape and build the practice with the help of Stanford University School of Medicine’s Department of Radiology. 

This faculty position is open rank in the Clinician Educator Line. The major criteria for appointment in the Clinician Educator Line is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. This position will primarily consist of clinical duties with limited opportunities in teaching. Faculty rank will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. 

The applicant will have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s) or equivalent, must be board-certified or eligible in diagnostic radiology, have completed a minimum 6-month fellowship in Breast Imaging, be credentialed in mammography as required by MQSA, and have a California medical license prior to the appointment start date. The successful candidate must have the ability to interpret digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) screening and diagnostic mammograms, breast ultrasounds, breast MRI examinations, and be able to perform core biopsies and preoperative needle localizations using x-ray, ultrasound and MRI guidance. 

The majority of clinical duties will be in breast imaging with a smaller component in general radiology including participation in a general radiology call pool.  The ideal candidate will be energetic, have excellent interpersonal skills and have an interest in integrating into the referring community.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Please click on the Apply Now link below to submit your curriculum vitae and a candidate statement describing your clinical, teaching, and research activities and interests, if applicable.

Pediatric Neuroradiology

Pediatric Neuroradiology

RANK(S): Open

LINE(S): CE, MCL

POSTED: 9/3/2020

The Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital (LPCH) and Department of Radiology at Stanford School of Medicine are searching for a full-time Pediatric Neuroradiologist in the Division of Pediatric Radiology. This faculty appointment would be open rank in the Medical Center Line or Clinician Educator Line. The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line are excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The major criterion for appointment for Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care and clinical teaching appropriate to the programmatic need that the individual is expected to fulfill. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. 

The applicant will have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s) or equivalent, must be board-certified or eligible in diagnostic radiology, and have completed or be eligible for fellowship in Pediatric Neuroradiology.  Fellowship training in pediatric radiology or demonstration of equivalent experience will  be considered but is not required. Candidates must have passed all three steps of the USMLE exams prior to beginning their appointment. High level expertise in clinical pediatric neuroradiology will be required, and a commitment to education and service to referring clinicians are highly valued.

The Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital located in northern California on campus of Stanford University opened a new hospital in 2017 to increase capacity and meet growing needs for specialized pediatric and obstetric care.  LPCH provides a full range of primary thru quaternary patient services.  Centers of Excellence include: Neuroscience, Cardiovascular Medicine, Cancer, and the Center for Maternal and Fetal Health. Stanford Children’s Health is also expanding off campus inpatient and outpatient clinical services via joint ventures with regional hospitals and multiple imaging centers.  Pediatric radiology offers a full range of imaging services with state-of-the-art technology. The program has undergone significant expansion over the past ten years with the appointment of 13 new pediatric radiology faculty.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Please click on the Apply Now link below to submit your curriculum vitae and a candidate statement describing your clinical, teaching, and research activities and interests, if applicable.

VAPAHCS

VAPAHCS Nuclear Medicine Division Chief

RANK(S): Open

LINE(S): UTL, MCL, CE

POSTED: 9/25/2020

The VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS) and Stanford University invite nuclear medicine physicians to apply to join its full-time faculty as Chief, Nuclear Medicine. As the Chief, Nuclear Medicine, the incumbent will maintain a faculty appointment in the University Tenure Line, Medical Center Line, or Clinician Educator Line, at Stanford University School of Medicine. This is an open rank search. Rank, Line, and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Physicians with M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree or equivalent will be considered.

The VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS) consists of three inpatient divisions located at Palo Alto, Menlo Park, and Livermore, in addition to seven Community Based Outpatient Clinics. VAPAHCS has 833 operating beds, which include 100 acute care beds located at the Palo Alto division. VAPAHCS provides a full range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology, as well as education and research. Comprehensive health care is provided through primary, tertiary, and long-term care in areas of medicine, surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, dentistry, geriatrics, and extended care. VAPAHCS is also home to one of the most advanced educational simulation centers in the VA network. The imaging services will be opening a new building this year with all new modalities, including a PET/MRI. Replacement of all nuclear medicine equipment is slated for 2021.

An affiliation with the world renowned Stanford University School of Medicine provides a rich academic environment including medical training for physicians in virtually all specialties and subspecialties. The VAPAHCS Nuclear Medicine Service is tightly affiliated with the Stanford Radiology and Nuclear Medicine residency programs, which are fully accredited with a total of 52 residents.

The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line are excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. The major criterion for appointment for Clinician Educators is excellence in the overall mix of clinical care and clinical teaching appropriate to the programmatic need that the individual is expected to fulfill.

VAPAHCS maintains one of the top three research programs across the VA, supporting both basic and clinical research efforts in a wide range of areas including geriatrics, mental health, Alzheimer's disease, spinal cord regeneration, schizophrenia, rehabilitation and regenerative medicine, HIV research, health services and health economics research.

The Chief, Nuclear Medicine Service provides oversight and leadership for the clinical, teaching, and research functions within the Nuclear Medicine Service at VAPAHCS. Leadership and administrative experience is highly desirable, as the Chief, Nuclear Medicine, is responsible for establishing and maintaining high standards of excellence in the clinical service. Informatics experience is desirable as VAPAHCS is a center of informatics innovation throughout the nation, and Stanford is leader in the field.

Applicants must be board certified Nuclear Medicine, possess a minimum of three years demonstrated successful executive leadership/management experience in a complex, academic healthcare setting. Experience in applying for and obtaining extramural research funding is desirable.

The Department of Veterans Affairs is an equal opportunity employer committed to increasing the representation of women and members of minority groups on its faculty and particularly encourages applications from such candidates.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford welcomes applications from all who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Please click on the Apply Now link below to submit your curriculum vitae and a candidate statement describing your clinical, teaching, and research activities and interests, if applicable.

VAPAHCS / Stanford University Neuroradiology

RANK(S): Open

LINE(S): UTL, MCL

POSTED: 10/26/2020

The VA Palo Alto Health Care System (VAPAHCS) and Stanford University is searching for a neuroradiologist to join its full-time faculty.  This faculty appointment would be open rank in the University Tenure Line or Medical Center Line, at Stanford University School of Medicine. The predominant criterion for appointment in the University Tenure Line is a major commitment to research and teaching. The major criteria for appointment for faculty in the Medical Center Line shall be excellence in the overall mix of clinical care, clinical teaching, scholarly activity that advances clinical medicine, and institutional service appropriate to the programmatic need the individual is expected to fulfill. Faculty rank and line will be determined by the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate. 

The applicant will have an M.D. or M.D./Ph.D. degree(s) or equivalent, must be ABR-certified in diagnostic radiology, have completed an ACGME-accredited fellowship in Neuroradiology, and who have or are eligible for a Certificate of Added Qualification in Neuroradiology. High level expertise in clinical neuroradiology is essential, and a commitment to education and service to referring clinicians are highly valued. Experience in applying for and obtaining extramural research funding is desirable.

VA Palo Alto, one of the premier Veterans Affairs sites in the country, operates over 800 beds, including three nursing homes and a 100-bed homeless domiciliary serving over 67,000 enrolled Veterans in addition to many more referred for higher level care. The health system provides a comprehensive range of patient care services with state-of-the-art technology as well as education and research – maintaining one of the top three research programs in the VA. The Radiology Department is set to open a new facility to include several new 3T MRI and CT modalities, in addition to a PET/MRI, newly renovated interventional, and patient recovery suites. VAPAHCS maintains one of the top three research programs across the VA, supporting both basic and clinical research efforts in a wide range of areas including geriatrics, mental health, Alzheimer's disease, spinal cord regeneration, schizophrenia, rehabilitation and regenerative medicine, HIV research, health services and health economics research. VA Palo Alto is also home to one of the most advanced educational simulation centers in the VA network. 

An affiliation with the world renowned Stanford University School of Medicine provides a rich academic environment including medical training for physicians in virtually all specialties and subspecialties. The Radiology Service at VA Palo Alto is tightly affiliated with the Stanford Radiology residency program, a fully-accredited program with a total of 52 residents. Many of the full-time faculty participate also in a 1-month medical student clerkship, as well.

Stanford is an equal employment opportunity and 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, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Stanford also welcomes applications from others who would bring additional dimensions to the University’s research, teaching and clinical missions.

Please click on the Apply Now link below to submit your curriculum vitae and a candidate statement describing your clinical, teaching, and research activities and interests, if applicable.