Assistant Professor

Job Title: Assistant Professor
Location: Augusta University
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full-Time
Job ID: 236757
Job Information Job ID: 236757Position #: 20011427 Georgia Cancer Center and the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University are seeking full-time faculty member at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level, with a main interest in brain tumor/cancer. Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University is a thriving academic medical center that in the past decade has logged a 48 percent increase in student applications, a 25 percent increase in student enrollment, and a 146 percent increase in sponsored research. The Augusta University main campus is located in Augusta, Georgia's second largest city. Department Marketing Statement Augusta University houses a number of specialty research institutes and centers with a focus on genomics, proteomics, and molecular medicine. It is home to the Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Center for Genomic Medicine and Biotechnology, Molecular Oncology Program, Immune Therapy, Experimental Therapeutic Trials Program, and Immunotherapy Center, all of which provide opportunities for collaborative work. Clinical research is conducted through the Georgia Cancer Center translational research infrastructure, the NCORP grant, investigator-initiated trials, and participation in Cooperative Group studies. The successful candidates will collaborate with basic and translational scientists and clinical investigators in developing a state-of-the-art research program. A competitive salary is offered commensurate with experience and includes an incentive plan that rewards clinical productivity and/or research funding success. Responsibilities The successful candidate will develop a robust clinical practice in collaboration with Surgical and Radiation Oncologists in the Cancer Center’s multidisciplinary tumor clinics. The successful candidate will collaborate with basic and translational scientists and clinical investigators in developing a state-of-the-art research program. The medical oncology programs are well-rounded in solid tumor oncology, benign hematology, hematological malignancies, BMT, and a fellowship training program.Required Qualifications Ph.D., M.D. or equivalent from an accredited college or university. Candidates should be board eligible or board certified in Medicine-Hematology/Oncology and/or Neurology. The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of original transcript.Preferred Qualifications Previous practice experience in medical oncology is strongly preferred.Shift/Salary 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 in the form of an original transcript. Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.How To Apply Competitive start-up packages are available based on qualifications, experience, skills and expressed interest of the candidate.To be formally considered for this faculty position and employment at Augusta University, please upload a cover letter and curriculum vitae as one document online. If you have questions, please contact names listed below. Anand P. Jillella, MD Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology and BMTc/o Elizabeth D. Jones, MSA - Faculty Recruitment [email protected]Equal Employment Opportunity Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

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