Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor

Augusta, Georgia
Mar 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Information  

Job ID: 12555

Position # 00014188

The Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University seeks qualified applicants for available tenure-track faculty positions at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Professor.  Successful applicants will have excellent communication skills and research interests that complement those of existing research faculty in the department (e.g., benign and malignant disease processes, molecular signaling, stem cell biology, gene/epigenetic regulation, biomarker discovery, chemoprevention, targeted therapy and immunology/inflammation) or in novel areas with exceptional translational research appeal. Faculty will be expected to contribute to the department's education mission and graduate and post-graduate training programs. Candidates with established extramural research programs are desirable, with extramural funding being a must for faculty applying at the Associate Professor or Professor level.

Minimum Requirements  

Doctoral degree (PhD, MD/PhD in Life Sciences, or equivalent) and a minimum of 3 years of postdoctoral experience.


Academic rank, tenure status and salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.

How To Apply  

To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

Conditions of Employment  

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Other Information  

This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees.  "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."   Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

Equal Employment Opportunity  

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.