Augusta, Georgia
Jun 02, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Job Information

Job ID: 12777

Position # 00009210

The Department of Radiology at Augusta University, AU, Georgia’s premier Health Sciences University, is recruiting for a full-time Nuclear Medicine Physician.  The candidate should be board certified in Nuclear Medicine and prefer the individual to be fellowship trained in Nuclear Medicine.  Responsibilities will include a combination of patient care and teaching of medical students and residents.  Position offers a strong salary line and excellent fringe benefits package.  Academic rank is commensurate with training and experience. 

The department is equipped with two SPECT/CT gamma cameras, two SPECT gamma cameras (one cardiac-dedicated), cardiac treadmill stress, thyroid uptake probe, time-of flight PET/CT camera, three CT Scanners (256 and 128), three MRI scanners (Two 3 Tesla and one 1.5 Tesla), Ultrasound, two tomosynthesis digital mammography units, two angiography suites (interventional and neurointerventional) with CT-biopsy; and includes the Center for Molecular Chaperone/Radiobiology & Cancer Virology. 

AU contains the Medical College of Georgia; Georgia’s only Dental College; encompassing undergraduate and graduate Masters and Doctoral Programs; the regions only Level One Trauma Center; is certified by the National Association of Epilepsy Centers as a Level IV (highest designation given) Comprehensive Epilepsy Center; is a Joint Commission Advanced Comprehensive Stroke Center, the first in Georgia and the second in the Southeast; and includes the Children’s Hospital of Georgia, designated in 2015 by the University Hospital Consortium as #1 in the nation in quality and safety. AU ranks in the top ten public medical schools in basic science grant revenue per faculty member.

Additional information is available at, or from the Chair of the Search Committee, James V. Rawson, MD, Chair, Department of Radiology.  

Minimum Requirements  

MD degree

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.

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