Assistant Professor

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Department Marketing Statement

The Department of Physiology focuses on questions of cellular signaling, neural regulation and hormonal control in a broad range of whole animal, organ and cellular model systems of cardiovascular, endocrine and renal disease.  The successful candidate will receive a competitive start-up package and will be assigned state-of-the-art research facilities.  There is a strong institutional commitment to core facilities, graduate programs and an interdisciplinary approach that promotes collaborations both within and across departmental lines.

  Job Information   Job ID: 13834 Position # 00001119

The Department of Physiology, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University invites applications for a tenure track position as an Assistant Professor.  The successful candidate is expected to establish a vigorous, independent, extramurally funded research program to complement research strengths and goals of the Department of Physiology and the University.

  Minimum Requirements  

A doctoral degree in Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, or PhD in Biological Sciences with postdoctoral experience is required.  Applicants are also expected to have teaching experience and be committed to teaching students in the Medical College and Graduate Studies.

All candidates must possess external funding and demonstrate potential for its continuation.

  How To Apply  

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

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

You may contact Ruth Harris at [email protected] with questions.

  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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Posted: 1/29/2018
Application Due: 3/30/2018
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