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Job ID: 228821

Position # 20005467


Augusta University (AU) is hiring 15-20 new faculty members for a transdisciplinary research initiative in the area of Healthy Longevity. This initiative builds upon existing strengths in Precision Medicine, Personalized Nutraceuticals, Neuroscience, Inflammation and Bioinformatics including Artificial Intelligence.

The Center for Biotechnology and Genomic Medicine (CBGM) will hire, as part of this initiative, 2-3 faculty members in the broad area of Healthy Longevity with a focus on using molecular, omic and computational approaches to understanding the mechanism of aging and practical intervention strategies to extend healthspan. We welcome applications at all ranks. I would like to extend my personal invitation to you to apply for these positions and join our effort in building a first class research program in Healthy Longevity.

Department Marketing Statement

  • Augusta University, founded in 1828 and located in historic Augusta, Georgia, is one of four major public comprehensive research institutions in the state of Georgia.

  • Augusta, a charming Southern city and home of the world-renowned Masters golf tournament, is a superb place to live with a low cost of living and a short drive to both the Georgia/Carolina mountains and the Georgia/Carolina/Florida coast. 

  • AU is adjacent to Evans, GA, which was recently ranked by Money Magazine as the number one place to live in the United States.

  • CBGM is one of the earliest and most successful programs in personalized medicine with a variety of omic and computational platforms. Our recent focus on biomarkers to guide personalized nutraceuticals for disease prevention and life extension is gaining worldwide attention.

Required Qualifications

Ph.D., MD, or Ph.D./MD from an accredited college or university

Preferred Qualifications

Healthy Aging


Salary and rank to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the position

Recruitment Period: 6/10/2021 - Until Filled

How to apply

To be considered an applicant for this position, you 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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Job No:
Posted: 6/11/2021
Application Due: 8/10/2021
Work Type: Full Time
Salary: Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate.