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Job Information Job ID: 232721Position: 40027598
As part of the Transdisciplinary Research cluster in Inflammaging and Brain Aging (TRIBA) initiative, the Dental College of Georgia at Augusta University is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position (tenure-track) at the level of assistant professor, associate professor or professor, to be based in the Department of Oral Biology & Diagnostic Sciences. Primary teaching responsibilities will lie in the area of virology or microbiology. Responsibilities of the position will include scholarship, teaching at pre-doctoral (dental) and graduate levels, and service. Significant postdoctoral experience, a strong record of research accomplishment, and the ability to develop a vigorous, extramurally-funded, independent research program are expected. Research focus in virology 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. Starting salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. Required Qualifications
Ph.D. degree from an accredited college or university in biomedical sciences, microbiology, virology, or a related discipline, M.D./M.B.B.S., D.D.S./D.M.D./B.D.S. from an accredited college or university, or a combination of these.
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
The candidate must be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Shift/Salary Salary to be commensurate with qualifications of selected candidate within the established range (generally minimum-midpoint) of the positionRecruitment Period: 8/27/2021 - Until FilledConditions 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. All employees are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of sensitive [patient, student, employee, financial, business, etc.] information by exercising sound judgment and adhering to cybersecurity and privacy policies during the course of their employment and beyond.How To Apply To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty and use job opening number 232721.Please upload your 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. Babak Baban ([email protected]
).Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University/ AU Health is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, 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.