The applicant must have a MS or PhD (or equivalent degree) in medical physics, or in a related science or engineering field.


There is one position in the Radiation Oncology Medical Physics Residency Program each year on a competitive basis.

Application Dateline

Applications seeking admission to our residency program are accepted starting from November 1st until March 1st. Applications received before or after the stated dates will not be considered.

To apply for the Radiation Oncology Clinical Medical Physics Residency, please submit:

  • A forwarding letter explaining your interests in our program
  • Official college and graduate school transcripts
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • A curriculum vitae
  • A personal statement

Application materials should be sent to the following address:


Salahuddin Ahmad, Ph.D., DABR, FACMP, FAAPM
Professor and Director of Medical Physics
Department of Radiation Oncology
The University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
Peggy and Charles Stephenson Oklahoma Cancer Center
800 N.E. 10th, OKCC L100, Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Tel: (405)271-3016 or ext. 37833

When the applicant is considered as a potential candidate for the residency position, he/she is asked to visit the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center for an interview with the program director and selected faculty members. Depending upon the decision of the selection committee, an offer letter is sent at least 6 weeks before the program starts, with acceptance to be decided by the applicant within two weeks from the date of receipt of the offer.