MEDICAL ONCOLOGY FACULTY POSITIONS

Location
Augusta, Georgia (US)
Salary
Competitive salary and benefits
Posted
May 31, 2017
Closes
Aug 01, 2017
Hours
Full Time

 

MEDICAL ONCOLOGY

FACULTY POSITIONS

Georgia Cancer Center and the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University are seeking full-time faculty members at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level, specializing in breast, head and neck, brain, and melanoma.  The successful candidates will develop a robust clinical practice in collaboration with Surgical and Radiation Oncologists in the Cancer Center’s multidisciplinary tumor clinics.

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. More than 51% of MCG graduates remain in Georgia to practice, well above the average retention rate of 39%.  The Augusta University main campus is located in Augusta, Georgia's second largest city. 


Augusta University houses a number of specialty research institutes and centers as well as extensive state-of-the-art core facilities, with a focus on genomics, proteomics, and molecular medicine.  It is also home to the Institute of Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Center for Genomic Medicine and Biotechnology, Molecular Oncology Program, Immune Therapy Clinical Trials Program and Experimental Therapeutic Trials Program, and Immunotherapy Center, all of which provide opportunities for collaborative work.  Clinical research is conducted through the exceptional 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 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. 

Minimum Requirements

Candidates should be board-certified or board-eligible in Medicine-Hematology/Oncology. The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of original transcript.

Preferred

Previous experience in medical oncology is strongly preferred.

Competitive start-up packages are available based on qualifications, experience, skills and expressed interest of the candidate. 

All interested applicants should click on the link below  https://erecruit.augusta.edu/psp/hrp461/SS/HRSS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_CE.GBL

or submit your CV to:

Anand P. Jillella, MD

Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology

c/o Elizabeth D. Jones, MSA

Faculty Recruitment Coordinator

eljones@augusta.edu

Augusta University is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action, and Equal Access Employer.  Augusta University has a strong interest in promoting diversity in its faculty and women and minority candidates are encouraged to apply.