Assistant or Associate Professor

Location
Augusta, Georgia
Salary
salary will be commensurate with experience
Posted
January 24 2018
Ref
Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia
Job Type
Faculty

Assistant or Associate Professor

The Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy, Medical College of Georgia, at Augusta University is undergoing an expansion of its research program and is seeking tenure-track faculty at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels. Academic rank will be commensurate with experience. The department is seeking candidates with an interest and expertise in diseases associated with aging. Preferential consideration will be given to investigators with research expertise related to Bone/Musculoskeletal, Renal, Visual or Neurodegenerative diseases, which will complement existing strengths within the department.  Augusta University is the home of the only research-oriented, state-supported medical school in Georgia and offers an outstanding interdisciplinary environment.  The research infrastructure includes state-of-the-art core facilities for confocal, multi-photon and super-resolution imaging, small animal behavior/imaging, proteomics, genomics including high throughput Illumina sequencing, flow cytometry, and electron microscopy/histology. Candidates at the Assistant Professor level must demonstrate a strong potential for research including obtaining extramural funding. Candidates at the Associate Professor level must possess external funding at the NIH R01 level and demonstrate potential for its continuation.  The successful candidate will receive a nationally competitive start-up package, be expected to establish and maintain an extramurally funded research program, and participate in teaching.  Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, a statement of research objectives, a description of teaching interests/experience, and identify at least three individuals as references. 

All applications will be confidential. Interested applicants should apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/jobs/faculty, Job Opening ID #13674.

Augusta University is an EEO/AA/Equal Access Employer.  Augusta University is located in the historic city of Augusta and is within the Central Savannah River Area, which offers outstanding lifestyle and recreational opportunities.