Job description

Job Title: Professor
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 215278

Job Information Job ID: 15278

Position #: 00001709

The Department of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia is actively seeking candidates for a full-time pediatric pulmonology faculty position at the Professor level, to serve as the Division Chief of Pediatric Pulmonology.

Applicants must be board-certified in pediatrics and BC/BE in pediatric pulmonology. The Division of Pulmonology provides comprehensive consultation, evaluation, diagnostic and management services for children with a wide array of pulmonary diseases. The Division of Pediatric Pulmonology also includes a Cystic Fibrosis (CF) Center, which is a Cystic Fibrosis Foundation-supported program that is committed to the highest standards and aggressive clinical care required for optimal health for patients with CF. The CF Center is actively involved in a number of clinical research trials and was recently recognized for its initiatives in quality improvement. Inpatient and outpatient pulmonary consultation is provided for the management of a wide range of pediatric pulmonary diseases, including asthma, chronic lung disease, interstitial lung disease, pulmonary vascular disease, and restrictive lung disease and management of home mechanical ventilation. The Division includes a comprehensive pediatric sleep medicine program. A Pediatric Pulmonary Function Laboratory provides complete diagnostic testing including spirometry, lung volumes, diffusion capacity, sweat testing, exercise challenge and bronchoscopy. The successful candidate for this position will have a passion for clinical care in an academic setting and a strong interest in teaching medical students and residents.

Minimum Requirements

Medical degree from an accredited medical school/university, Board Certified in Pediatrics, Board Certified/Board Eligible in Pediatric Pulmonology.

Must have or be able to obtain a State of Georgia Medical License, Federal DEA, and have CPR certification.


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

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.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.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.




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Posted: 12/28/2020
Application Due: 2/26/2021
Work Type: Full Time