UNC Medical Physics Residents are employees of UNC Hospitals and receive compensation similar to that received by the physician residents.  Salary and benefits include:

  • $50,000/year
  • 15 vacation days/year
  • 5 sick days/year
  • Health Insurance
  • Support for conference travel (if presenting)

A document detailing the benefits package can be found here at the UNC GME website.

Selection of applicants for participation in the residency program is done in a manner consistent with the Graduate Medical Education Policy of the University of North Carolina, which states:  “Programs must select from among eligible applicants on the basis of their preparedness, ability, aptitude, academic credentials, communication skills, and personal qualities such as motivation and integrity. Programs must not discriminate with regard to sex, race, age, religion, color, national origin, disability, or veteran status.”

Please note that, per UNC Hospitals policy, applicants who require a Visa to work in the United States must have a J-1 Visa.  H1-B Visas are not sponsored by UNC Hospitals.