Current Opportunities

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

 

Both Faculties

Overview Theranostics is an exciting, evolving field of patient-centred cancer treatment. Theranostics involves the use of nanoparticles to target the specific disease and administer the exact concentration of the agent. Using diagnostic images to deliver therapeutic dose of radiation, theranostics encompasses work of both RANZCR specialties.

Expressions of interest are being sought from interested Fellows and relevant external stakeholders with an interest or experience in theranostics to join the Theranostics Working Group. Reporting to both the Faculty of Clinical Radiology and Faculty of Radiation Oncology Councils, this working group will be charged with developing a RANZCR position on theranostics and providing initial advice on the future direction that RANZCR should take in this field.

Details of this group can be viewed in the Terms of Reference.

Specialty Radiation Oncology, Clinical Radiology

Commitment

Teleconference every two months initially and thereafter as deemed necessary by the Chair.

Eligibility

  • Radiation Oncology Fellows with an interest in theranostics
  • Clinical Radiology Fellows with an interest in theranostics
  • Interventional Radiologists with an interest in interventional oncology
  • Consumer with interest in cancer care or an understanding of, or experience with, theranostics
  • External representative with extensive experience in theranostics
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Medical Oncology with sub-specialty interest in neuro-endocrine tumours or prostate cancer, and with clinical trial experience
  • Medical physics with experience in molecular/nuclear medicine

How to apply

Please complete the expression of interest form (including a 300 words of your interest or experience in theranostics), along with your current curriculum vitae to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. no later than 27 September 2019.

Overview The JMIRO Editorial Board oversees the publication of the College’s peer-reviewed journal. Within the Editorial Board, a new role of Social Media Associate Editor has been created. This exciting role will be responsible for curating engaging content to build the journal’s profile on social media. For further information see the position description

Specialty Two positions are available, one for clinical radiology and one for radiation oncology.

Commitment Up to three/four hours per week, plus one face to face meeting and one teleconference per year.

Eligibility criteria This opportunity is open to Fellows, students and educational affiliates with interest and expertise in social media platforms, excellent communication skills, a research track record and familiarity with research publishing processes. See position description

How to apply Interested members should submit an expression of interest form  and their CV to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 30 September 2019.

Clinical Radiology

Overview The Clinical Radiology Anatomy 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 1 Clinical Radiology Anatomy 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 positions available on the AERP for a three (3) year term, commencing late 2019 as Anatomy Examiners.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment

Typically two (2) face-to-face meetings per year, plus additional time required for development of examination content and marking.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Clinical Radiologists, at least three (3) years post-Fellowship qualification
  • Actively involved in an accredited teaching and training program
  • Available to travel to attend face-to-face meetings
  • Knowledgeable of curriculum and assessment processes

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 Clinical Radiology Chief Censor, c/o Ben Mason at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications close 31 October 2019

For more information please review the Position Description.

Please find the Expression of Interest Form here

Overview The Clinical Radiology Anatomy 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 1 Clinical Radiology Anatomy 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 positions available on the AERP for a three (3) year term, commencing late 2019 as Anatomy Examiners.

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment

Typically two (2) face-to-face meetings per year, plus additional time required for development of examination content and marking.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Clinical Radiologists, at least three (3) years post-Fellowship qualification
  • Actively involved in an accredited teaching and training program
  • Available to travel to attend face-to-face meetings
  • Knowledgeable of curriculum and assessment processes

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 Clinical Radiology Chief Censor, c/o Ben Mason at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Applications close 31 October 2019

For more information please review the Position Description.

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. 

Specialty Clinical radiology

Commitment

Typically two (2) face-to-face meetings per year, plus additional time required for development of examination content and marking.

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 close 4pm, 31 October 2019.

For more information please review the Position Description.

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 We are seeking Fellows to join the Faculty of Radiation Oncology Quality Improvement Committee (QIC). This is an exciting opportunity for members who are interested in promoting a quality-centred approach of the Faculty by providing strategic and policy advice and conceptual models to ensure ongoing improvement in patient care. There are currently two positions available for three year terms.

The objectives of the QIC are to:

  • 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;
  • development of policy frameworks, advice and/ or recommendations on issues of quality and standards including but not limited to:
    • issues of importance for the Faculty Council
    • issues raised by the Faculty Dean
    • issues of importance to the Radiation Oncology Alliance
    • issues of importance to patients and carers.

Please view the Terms of Reference for further information

Specialty Radiation Oncology

Commitment  Four meetings (Three teleconferences and one face to face) a year for a three year term

Eligibility criteria Radiation Oncology Fellows

How to apply If you are interested in being involved, please feel free to discuss with the QIC Secretariat, Jessica Brown, Project Officer, Quality and Standards.

Please send a CV 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 working group to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 20 October 2019.

All applications will be reviewed by the QIC at their next meeting on 1 November 2019 and the final candidates will be ratified by Faculty Council on 15 December 2019

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 https://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.