Assistant Professor

Job description

Job Title: Assistant Professor
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 221111
Job Information Job ID: 22111Position # 20011026

The Department of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University, located in Augusta, Georgia is actively seeking a board eligible/board certified pediatrician for its growing practice in Aiken, South Carolina. Position will manage and provide clinical care for patients in the Aiken, SC area (located only twenty miles from the health sciences campus). Clinical care would include but is not limited to the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of disorders, consultations, acute care, ordering and interpreting lab results, developing treatment plans, patient/family education and various procedures. The position must maintain and ensure that relevant patient records are properly updated, and will share week day and weekend emergent/after-hours call coverage and newborn nursery coverage. Call coverage includes nights, weekends and holidays. Candidates must possess strong clinical skills and ability to relate to medical students and residents to enhance strong educational programs. Academic rank will be commensurate with the education and qualification of the selected candidate. The position has excellent salary and benefits.

Minimum Requirements

Medical degree from an accredited medical school/university. Board Certified/Board Eligible in General Pediatrics. Must have or be eligible for a State of South Carolina and Georgia Medical License; DEA; CPR.


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(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). 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 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.

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