Job ID: 227439
The Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position (tenure-track) at the level of instructor, assistant, associate professor or professor, to be based in the Department of Oral Biology & Diagnostic Sciences. Responsibilities of the position will include scholarship, teaching at the pre-doctoral (dental) and graduate-level, and service. Primary teaching responsibilities will lie in the area of biochemistry, virology, or microbiology. Significant postdoctoral experience, a strong record of research accomplishment, and the ability to develop a vigorous, extramurally-funded, independent research program are expected. Please provide curriculum vitae, a succinct description of research achievements and future plans (not to exceed three pages), a statement of teaching experience and goals, and three letters of reference. Informal inquiries may be addressed to the search committee chair, Dr. Andrew Yeudall ([email protected]).
Ph.D. degree in biochemistry, cell biology or a related discipline, M.D., D.D.S./D.M.D., or a combination of these from an accredited college or university
Ability to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work independently, analyze, interpret, write, and publish
Research focus in the area of oral cancer biology is preferred, but applications from candidates working in other areas of molecular and cellular oral biology are welcome. Experience working in a culturally diverse environment is desirable.
Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position
Recruitment Period: 5/17/2021 until filled
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 online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty.
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.
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 every day 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.