Associate Professor

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Job Title: Associate Professor
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 16197
Job InformationJob ID: 16197Position # 00015450

The Department of Ophthalmology in the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University is seeking a qualified internal candidate to fill the position of Associate Professor specializing in medical and surgical vitreoretinal disease, diabetic retinopathy, age-related macular degeneration, macular disease, retinal vascular disease, retinal degenerations, and retinal detachments to complete the following duties and responsibilities:

  • Provide care to patients
  • Teach medical students and residents
  • Participate in committees, research projects and local/national organizations/societies

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The Department of Ophthalmology provides thorough and compassionate patient care. Within our department you will find doctors who are interested in matching your concerns with accurate diagnoses and treatments. We seek not only to provide the right treatment, but also to educate patients in regard to their conditions so that they will be involved in the management of their conditions. Faculty members provide general ophthalmic care and are trained to provide expertise in a variety of subspecialties including cornea, glaucoma, optometry, pediatrics, plastics, and retina.

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  • M.D. from an accredited medical school
  • Completion of an accredited residency
  • Board certified/eligible by the appropriate professional organization(s)
  • Completion of an approved fellowship
  • Licensed to practice as an M.D. in the state of Georgia

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

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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.

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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.

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Posted: 5/20/2019
Application Due: 8/18/2019
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