Associate or Full Professor

Augusta, Georgia
Mar 24, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Information

Job ID: 12478

Position # 0008328  

The Georgia Cancer Center, as part of Augusta University and the Medical College of Georgia, seeks outstanding senior faculty at the level of Associate or Full professor working in the general area of experimental therapeutics. Applicants must have active extramural research funding, ideally from NCI, a strong track record of independent research and preferably experience working in an NCI designated Cancer Center. Successful applicants will join a collaborative program that works closely to promote translational research with the clinical research oncologists. Targeted areas include, but are not limited to, drug discovery, combination therapies and mechanisms, drug modeling and novel biologics. Current activities in the GCC include studies of natural product therapeutics as well as small molecule inhibitors and stapled peptides, which are being evaluated in a variety of preclinical models. State-of-the-art laboratory space is available in the recently constructed Cancer Research Building and outstanding facilities for executing clinical trials are available. 

Minimum Requirements  

PhD or equivalent and four years' experience as an Assistant Professor


A competitive salary and start-up package, commensurate with experience and academic qualifications, is available.      

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.

Applications will be reviewed until the positions are filled.

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.

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