Assistant / Associate Professor - MCG Psychiatry & Health Behavior
Position #: 20009416
This position, with the Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, involves 65% direct adult patient care. This will include 50% consultation work in a hospital emergency department and 15% outpatient clinic care. Teaching of medical students, residents and fellows will comprise 20% of the position time. Participation in a nursing education grant will involve 10% of the position time. Administrative duties will require 5% of the position time.
The position requires taking general psychiatry call including one weekend per quarter, one holiday per year, and telephonic call 1 - 2 week nights per month. Weekend and holiday call involves conducting general psychiatry rounds in the AU Medical Center Emergency Department and on AU Medical Center medical floors on patients being followed by the department's Psychiatry Consultation Liaison Service.
MD, DO, or MBBS degree required
Eligibility to obtain Georgia license and board certification
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, you must apply on line at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty. Please upload your curriculum Vitae, research statement, professional references, etc.
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 educated persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.
Augusta University is a tobacco free campus.
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.