Current Opportunities

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

 

Clinical Radiology

Overview:

The Clinical Radiology Examination Review Panel (CRERP) is a sub-committee of the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee (CRETC) responsible for setting, reviewing and development of the Part 2 Clinical Radiology Training Program examinations.

Members are expected to participate actively and be prepared to attend additional workshops or training in the areas of examination standard setting, blueprinting, question development and examination development.

There are currently two (2) positions available on the CRERP:

  • One (1) position for a three (3) year term, commencing 1 January 2018 as Lead Examiner for Breast Imaging
  • One (1) casual vacancy to backfill for a one (1) year term (initially), commencing 1 January 2018 as Lead Examiner for Thoracic and Cardiovascular Imaging

Specialty: Clinical Radiology

Commitment: Typically four (4) face-to-face meetings per year, this includes one (1) business meeting, one (1) examination setting meeting (2 days), and two (2) examination review meetings plus additional time required for development of examination content and attendance at Viva examinations.

Eligibility criteria:

  • A 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
  • A sub-specialist/special interest in their field

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 the CRERP Chair, c/o Madeleine Bromhead at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications close 4:00pm Friday 29 September 2017.

For more information please review the Position Description.

Overview: Expressions of interest are being called for Fellow members with interest and experience in the processes and practices pertaining to the accreditation of Training sites and networks. The Clinical Radiology Training Accreditation Working Group (CRTAWG) is a newly formed College working group reporting to the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee and is responsible for the monitor and make recommendations to sites providing training to have the appropriate facilities, ability, resources and governance to be able to deliver training to a standard that the College identifies to meet and deliver the needs of the training program.

There is currently a maximum of eight (8) positions available on the CRTAWG:

  • Four (4) positions for a three (3) year term, commencing 1 January 2018.
  • Four (4) positions to fill a two (2) year term, commencing 1 January 2018.

Specialty: Clinical radiology

Commitment: Typically, three (3) business meetings per year by teleconference with additional work as required for specific projects including the review and development of Accreditation standards (estimated additional 3-4 teleconferences and 1 face-to-face meeting if required).

Eligibility criteria: Clinical Radiology Fellows, and desirably at least one NZ representative with Vocational Registration.

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 the Chief Accreditation Officer, c/o Sandra McDonald at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications close midnight, 29 September 2017.

For more information please review the Position Description.

Overview: Expressions of interest are being called for Fellow members with interest and experience in medical education, assessment, and curriculum management to join the Clinical Radiology Curriculum Assessment Committee (CRCAC). The CRCAC is an advisory committee reporting to the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee and is responsible for the development and maintenance of the training program learning outcomes, their alignment to assessments and the ongoing review and development of specific assessment tools. The CRCAC is heavily involved with the College’s Examination and Assessment Reform project, and CRCAC members will be asked to represent the committee on at least one of the working groups tasked with the development of new assessment frameworks in 2018 and 2019.

There are currently three (3) positions available on the CRCAC:

  • Two (2) positions for a three (3) year term, commencing 1 January 2018.
  • One (1) position to fill a casual vacancy for a one (1) year term, commencing 1 January 2018.

Specialty: Clinical radiology

Commitment: Typically three (3) business meetings per year, with additional work as required for specific projects including the Examination and Assessment Reform (estimated additional 3-4 teleconferences and 1 face-to-face meeting).

Eligibility criteria: Clinical radiology Fellows and Educational Affiliates, and desirably at least one NZ representative.

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 the CRCAC Chair, c/o Adam Rayment at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Applications close midnight, 16 August 2017.

For more information please review the Position Description.

Overview  Expressions of interest are invited from Australian Fellows in Clinical Radiology to join the International Medical Graduate (IMG) committee. The IMG Committee is an advisory committee reporting to both  the Clinical Radiology Education and Training Committee (CRETC) and the Radiation Oncology Education and Training Committee (ROETC). The IMG Committee is responsible for administering the IMG assessment processes for both Australia and New Zealand via the relevant assessment processes. The committee is also responsible for making recommendations regarding the criteria and guidelines for assessment of IMGs and improving the current assessment processes.

Speciality Clinical Radiology

Commitment 3 meetings per year, including one face to face meeting. For full details please see the position description

Eligibility Criteria:  At least five (5) years post FRANZCR, and ideally working in the public practice with an understanding and/ or experience in the assessment of International Medical Graduates.  

How to apply  An expression of interest (EOI) should be accompanied by your CV and a short statement (no more than 250 words) outlining your interest and appropriateness for the committee. The EOI will close on 24 August. Enquiries and applications should be directed to Wendy Frazer via This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or on (02) 9268 9724. 

Overview An expression of interest is being called for one fellow member with an interest in the areas of standards of practice and one consumer representative to join the Safety, Quality and Standards Committee. This is a standing committee of the Faculty of Clinical Radiology. The Safety, Quality and Standards Committee is responsible for providing advice to the Faculty of Clinical Radiology, College committees, College members and external enquiries on safety, quality, standards and associated matters relating to clinical (diagnostic and interventional) radiology. The Committee is also responsible for supporting the College’s role in developing policies and position statements to inform and influence governments and other decision-makers about the importance of a viable and sustainable clinical radiology profession in Australia and New Zealand.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment 1 face-to-face meeting (usually February), and three teleconferences per year

Eligibility criteria Clinical radiology Fellows

How to apply Your expression of interest must be completed using the expression of interest form (max 300 words) expressing your interest in, and credentials for, the position and a copy of your CV. This EOI will close midnight 1 September 2017. Please send your EOI form or any enquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Consumers are asked to submit a copy of their CV and a short (max 300 words) statement of the relevant skills/experience they can bring to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Overview Expressions of interest are being formally called for two clinical radiologists (including one from New Zealand), to join the InsideRadiology Editorial Board for a three-year term. The InsideRadiology Editorial Board oversees the InsideRadiology content and website, which publishes items for health consumers and health professionals on clinical radiological tests, procedures and interventions. Please consider viewing the InsideRadiology website before applying.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment 1 meeting per year, others as necessary; contribution to the editorial process of items

Eligibility criteria Clinical radiology Fellows

How to apply

If you’re a GP or consumer: please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for further information.
If you're a radiologist: Your expression of interest must be completed using the expression of interest form (max 300 words) expressing your interest in, and credentials for, the position and a copy of your CV. This EOI will close 8 September 2017. Please send your EOI form or any enquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Overview Expression of interests are being called for Clinical Radiology Fellows with interest in Continuing Professional Development, to join the Clinical Radiology Continuing Professional Development Committee (CPDC). The Clinical Radiology CPD Committee is an advisory committee reporting to the Faculty of Clinical Radiology Council. The responsibility of the CPD Committee is to regularly review the aims, content, structure and definitions of the CPD Program for Clinical Radiologists across Australia and New Zealand.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment 3 meetings per year

Eligibility criteria Clinical radiology Fellows

How to apply We are currently seeking two members, one New Zealand representative and one other member who have an understanding of post-fellowship education and training, and an interest or expertise in professional development activities. The EOI should be accompanied by your CV and a short statement (of no more than 300 words) outlining your interest and appropriateness for the Committee.

This EOI will close once positions are filled. If you are interested in joining or have any questions please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call +61 2 9268 9708.

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 enquiries please contact Mr Adam Rayment, Manager Special Projects, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or +61 2 9268 9706.

 

Radiation Oncology

Overview The Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists is currently seeking expressions of Interest for members to join the Radiation Oncology SCHOLAR programmatic working group as part of the College’s ACER/Prideaux Review.

The SCHOLAR program is the component of the Radiation Oncology training program curriculum that guides the trainee in acquiring skills in research, including appraising the medical literature, and the understanding and application of research methodology, biostatistics and clinical trial development and rollout.

Specialty Radiation Oncology

Commitment Broadly, this involves the transition to a ‘programmatic’ structure for training, in which:

  • Assessment tools are aligned with actual work practices as much as possible;
  • The purpose of each assessment tool is clearly articulated and linked to the curricular learning outcomes;
  • Curricular learning outcomes are grouped into coherent program areas;
  • A program of assessment is designed for each program that progressively tracks competency and evaluates data from all relevant assessments.

Eligibility criteria Radiation Oncology Fellows

How to apply The programmatic working groups require the expertise and collaboration of many members. If you are interested in research and getting involved in this exciting project, you are encouraged to contact Dr Patrick Dwyer (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) for further information.

Overview We are seeking a radiation oncology Fellow or Educational Affiliate from New Zealand to sit on the New Zealand Radiation Oncology Executive and represent the NZROE on the Quality Improvement Committee.

The aim of the Committee is to promote a quality-centred approach for the Faculty by providing strategic and policy advice and conceptual models to ensure ongoing improvement in patient care bi-nationally.

Specialty Radiation oncology

Commitment regularly workshop and review matters of quality and best practice (bi-national and international) and advise the Faculty of issues arising; develop advice for the Faculty on strategic directions, priorities and mechanisms in the area of quality to ensure that radiation oncology stays at the forefront of best-practice world-wide; develop policy frameworks, advice and/or recommendations on issues of quality and standards

Eligibility criteria Radiation oncology Fellow or Educational Affiliate from New Zealand

How to apply Please send a brief CV and a short statement outlining your suitability and interest in the area of quality improvement to Alexander Brunt, Manager, New Zealand This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Friday 23 June 2017.

Please note: applications are reviewed by the NZROE committee for approval before being nominated to QIC.

 

Both Faculties

Overview Expressions of interest are being formally called for clinical radiologists or radiation oncologists, to join the expert witness panel. The College receives on average 25 requests per year for a clinician to provide a report or give evidence in legal proceedings. For further information on the role of an expert witness, please read the RANZCR Expert Witness Guidelines.

Specialty

Clinical radiology or radiation oncology

Commitment

Decided by the clinician

Eligibility criteria

All Fellows

How to apply To join the expert witness panel, you must complete the expert witness member registration form. This EOI will close midnight 11 August 2017. Please send your EOI or any enquiries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Overview Expressions of interest are being formally called for the position of Editor in Chief, to join the JMIRO Editorial Board for a three year term after the resignation of Professor David Ball who held the role for over ten years. The College thanks Prof Ball for the outstanding work he has accomplished for our Journal. The JMIRO Editorial Board and Editor in Chief oversees the official journal of the College, which publishes articles of scientific excellence in radiology, radiation oncology and nuclear medicine. Manuscripts are judged on the basis of their contribution of original data and ideas or interpretation. All articles are peer reviewed.

View the JMIRO Terms of Reference here.

Specialty JMIRO covers both clinical radiology and radiation oncology, Fellows from either specialty are invited to apply

Commitment 1 meeting per year, approx. 4 hours per week commitment throughout the year

Eligibility criteria All Fellows

How to apply Your expression of interest must be accompanied by a covering letter (max 500 words) expressing your interest in, and credentials for, the position and a copy of his/her CV. Please relate your letter to the Editor in Chief Position Description. Interviews may be held for this position pending the review of the expressions of interest. This EOI will close one the position is filled. Please send your EoI to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call +61 2 9268 9752 for any enquiries.