Department Marketing Statement
Augusta University is a thriving integrated academic medical center with a Level 1 Trauma Center. We average 2100 trauma activations, 1700 trauma admissions and 1200 General Surgery operations per year. We have an 18% penetrating trauma volume. We are staffed with residents, advance practice providers and critical care fellows.
Augusta University's main campus is in Augusta, Georgia's second-largest city. The city was recently ranked the second most favorable place to live in the state. Augusta is on the banks of the Savannah River and is within an easy three-hour drive of Atlanta, Charleston, Charlotte, Savannah, the beaches of Georgia and South Carolina and the Smokey and Blue Ridge mountains. It is a growing and thriving city with a metropolitan-area population of around 450,000, a mild pleasant climate (annual mean temperature of 64 degrees) a low cost of living and a wealth of recreational opportunities. Although best known for the Masters golf tournament, it offers much more, including eleven golf courses, performances by the Augusta Symphony, Augusta Ballet, Augusta Opera and the Augusta Players, to the Augusta Invitational Rowing Regatta and the National Barrell Horse Association's World Championships.
Job ID: 14060
Position # 00014623
The Division of Trauma/Surgical Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery at Augusta University is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Professor level, to join our seven (7) member Surgeon group.
Candidates should be board-certified or -eligible in General Surgery, with additional fellowship training in Trauma and/or Surgical Critical Care.
Salary negotiable. Excellent fringe benefits package.
How To Apply
To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty.
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.
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.