Head of Medical Physics Department at Institut universitaire du cancer de Toulouse Oncopole (IUCT-O), France

Position: Head of Medical Physics Department

Institution: Institut Claudius Regaud (ICR)

Location: Toulouse, France

Application closes at: Sep 2nd, 2021 16:47

URL: https://recrutement-icr.iuct-oncopole.fr/web/guest/home/-/jobs/14216

Head of Medical Physics Department at Institut universitaire du cancer de Toulouse Oncopole (IUCT-O), France

A private non-profit institution of public interest, the Institut Claudius Regaud (ICR) is the Comprehensive Cancer Care and Research Center in Occitanie Ouest. Part of the UNICANCER federation, it groups together 18 French Comprehensive Cancer Centers (FCCCs) in a network devoted exclusively to cancerology.

Patient care, research and teaching in cancerology are the key missions of the ICR. The Institute brings together a staff of 1150 staff, including 120 physicians and researchers.

The ICR was last certified by the French High Authority on Healthcare in 2017 (Evaluation V2014) with an unqualified report, containing neither recommendations nor reservations.

In 2014, the ICR integrated the Toulouse University Cancer Institute-Oncopole (Institut universitaire du cancer de Toulouse Oncopole, IUCT-O), incorporating the cancerology departments of the Toulouse University Hospital. (www.iuct-oncopole.fr).

Job description

Management of the Department:

Coordination of medical physics activities in clinical practice :

Stimulation of research activities :

Other missions :

The Medical Physics Department is comprised of:

11 physicists (2 in imaging / Nuclear medicine and 9 in radiotherapy) 6 dosimetrists 2 assistant physicists 1 research engineer (imaging and artificial intelligence) 2 physicists and the research engineer contribute to the Physics Research Group, within team 11, RADOPT, of the Toulouse Cancer Research Center (UMR1037).

The technical platform includes :

For radiotherapy

For brachytherapy

For imaging and nuclear medicine


This position requires an authorization to practice or a diploma/degree in medical physics(equivalent to the French Diplôme de Qualification en Physique Radiologique et Médicale (DQPRM).

Managerial experience is essential. A doctorate in science, along with international experience and recognition would be appreciated.

This position also requires organizational and forward-looking skills, as well as initiative and the ability to interact closely with the heads of the Radiotherapy and Imaging Departments. Fluent French and English are required.

Applications will be considered from September 2, 2021

Interested candidates are requested to send their detailed resume along a cover letter to : Monsieur le Directeur-Général – Institut Claudius Regaud – IUCT Oncopole – 1 avenue Irène Joliot-Curie – 31059 TOULOUSE Cedex or by e-mail to : secretariat.direction@iuct-oncopole.fr with « DPT_PHSY_MED_JUN_2021 »