Current Opportunities

The College is currently calling for expressions of interest in a number of roles, listed on this page.

Both Faculties

Overview

We are seeking Fellows to join the Structured Reporting Working Group. This is an exciting opportunity for members who are interested in improving the quality of reporting in radiology. There are currently two positions available for clinical radiologists and one for a radiation oncologist.

The working group will be tasked to develop written recommendations for the Safety, Quality and Standards Committee to provide to the FCR Council, regarding the following issues:

  1. Evaluate existing tools and resources for implementing structured reporting in radiological practice in Australia and New Zealand
  2. Implementation of structured report templates across a variety of RIS PACS systems
  3. Interoperability of structured reports with other systems and in particular format of such reports that is optimal for integration with.

Please view the Terms of Reference for further information.

Specialty

Clinical radiology and radiation oncology

Commitment

Meetings via teleconference with progress reports from the working group due to the SQSC quarterly.

Eligibility criteria

Clinical Radiology Fellows, Radiation Oncology Fellows

How to apply

If you are interested in being involved, please feel free to discuss with the working group secretariat, Jessica Brown, Project Officer, Quality and Standards.

Please send an executive CV (2 page) and complete the expression of interest form with short statement (no more than 300 words) outlining the reasons you’d like to be involved and the skills you might bring to the Committee to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 13 April 2020.

Clinical Radiology

Overview

Expressions of interest are being called for a Clinical Radiology Fellow to join the Interventional Radiology Committee (IRC). This is a standing committee reporting to the Faculty of Clinical Radiology Council. The IRC provides the Faculty of Clinical Radiology Council with advice and information on educational, professional and practice issues for all aspects of interventional radiology. The Committee assists in the promotion of interventional radiology as a radiological specialty and ensures that clinical radiologists are supported to provide best-practice interventional care to patients delivered in an evidence-based, quality and sustainable way. The Committee also facilitates engagement with Fellows and key stakeholders on interventional radiology issues. Please see the Terms of Reference for further information.

Specialty Clinical radiology, interventional radiology

Commitment 

One face-to-face meeting and three teleconferences per year, along with out of hours work reviewing documents, providing expert advice and other projects.

Eligibility Criteria

This is an exciting opportunity for members who are interested and/or practicing in interventional radiology. We are looking for a clinical radiologist who performs basic (formerly Tier A) interventional procedures.

How to apply

Please complete the Expression of Interest form with a 300 word statement outlining your interest in and eligibility for the position, along with your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Expressions of interest will be considered by the Faculty of Clinical Radiology Council which will determine the College’s final nominations. For further information please contact the IRC Secretariat, Vanessa Banda on 02 9268 9741. Applications close Friday 24 April 2020.

Overview

Expressions of interest are being called for a current Part 2 Examiner with interest and experience in examination and assessment and currently working as a specialist or sub specialist in Pathology to join the Clinical Radiology Examination Reference Panel (CRERP) as a Lead Examiner. 

The Clinical Radiology Examination Reference Panel is a sub-committee of the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee (CRETC) and is responsible for setting, reviewing, marking and development of the Part 2 Clinical Radiology written and viva examinations. The CRERP is a working group and members participate by writing examination questions, developing marking templates, selecting questions for each examination series, marking and reviewing examination results. 

For more information please review the Position Description.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment 

4 face-to-face meetings per year

Eligibility Criteria

Fellow or Life member of the Faculty of Clinical Radiology at least six (6) years post-FRANZCR or equivalent. A current Part 2 Clinical Radiology Examiner at least three (3) years post-appointment. Currently practicing radiologist.

How to apply

Please complete and return the Expression of Interest form with a 200 word statement outlining your interest in and credentials for the position, along with a 2 page executive summary CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications will remain open until the position is filled.

Overview The College is developing an Experts in Occupational Dust Lung Disease (EODLD) list, which will replace the current CWP register. The EODLD list will provide the names of clinical radiologists and the practices and hospitals through which they can be accessed. The list intends to cover all occupational dust lung diseases that require reporting in line with ILO Classification such as coal workers pneumoconiosis, silicosis and asbestos-related lung disease. The EODLD list will be maintained in the College database and provided to relevant external stakeholders upon request.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Eligibility Criteria

• Proficiency reporting against ILO classifications
• Willingness to be called upon to provide evidence in a legal setting, as an expert in occupational dust lung disease
• Successful completion of a Chest or Cardiothoracic Fellowship
• Prior experience reporting in a occupational dust lung screening program
• Practice as an investigator in clinical research related to occupational dust lung disease

How to apply If you would like to be listed on the EODLD list please complete the application form and send it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Overview

The College is now accepting applications for Clinical Radiology Research Mentors. This role is an ideal opportunity for Fellows with a background in research who would like to contribute to the continued development of research culture in Clinical Radiology. Research mentors provide advice and encouragement regarding the development of research skills to trainees, research project supervisors and Directors of Training in their local Branch or Training Network.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment

Ongoing

Eligibility criteria

Clinical radiology Fellows

How to apply

For details please see the full Position Description. To apply, please submit the completed Application Form with endorsement from your Branch Education Officer and Head of Department. For applications or inquiries please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or +61 2 9268 9777.

Radiation Oncology

Overview

The Faculty of Radiation Oncology is calling for nominations from members for the position of Chief of Training and Assessment.

The Chief of Training and Assessment coordinates all aspects of training and assessment conducted as part of the Radiation Oncology Training Program. The Chief of Training and Assessment will be a member of the Radiation Oncology Education and Training Committee and will also be one of two Deputy Chief Censors in Radiation Oncology. This position will commence once the successful applicant is approved by the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Council. Please view the position description for more information. 

Specialty Radiation Oncology

Commitment

The Chief of Training and Assessment will Chair the Implementation Working Group which is expected to run until the end of 2021 may be convened as necessary to provide urgent advice/response on matters relevant to the Training and Assessment Reform Taskforce. The Chief of Training and Assessment is also expected to attend the Radiation Oncology Education and Training Committee (ROETC) meetings. The ROETC meets three times a year with teleconferences as required.

Eligibility criteria 

Fellows and Life Members

How to apply

Eligible members are encouraged to submit the completed nomination forms, a statement of no more than 300 words that details his or her interest, experience and suitability for the position, and a copy of his or her curriculum vitae.

To nominate for the Chief of Training and Assessment position, please submit a nomination form, statement and up-to-date curriculum vitae, to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 9am, Friday 1 May 2020.

Overview Expressions of interest are being sought for a radiation oncologist to become the New Zealand Training Network Director (TND).

The role:

  • is responsible for chairing the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Network New Zealand (FRONNZ) – the Faculty membership includes the Directors of Training for all training sites in New Zealand
  • would start in January 2020, with handover in 2019
  • is appointed for a maximum of 2 three-year terms
  • is supported administratively by College staff
  • varies in time commitment but is expected that your

For more information, please see www.ranzcr.com/search/radiation-oncology-training-network-director-role-description.  

Specialty Radiation Oncology

Commitment There are usually four FRONNZ meeting each year, which the TND chairs – three teleconferences and one face to face. The TND is also expected to attend 4 New Zealand Radiation Oncology Executive (NZROE) meetings. Issues dealt with between meetings include: urgent concerns from trainees and Directors of Training, liaison with College staff regarding training workshops and review of documentation (ie College policy or stakeholder consultation).

Eligibility criteria An interest in education and strong communication skills.

How to apply Please submit a letter describing why you are interested in the role along with your CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.