Georgia Cancer Center and the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University are seeking full-time faculty members at the Assistant and Associate Professor level, specializing in hematologic malignancies and Bone Marrow Transplantation. The successful candidate will develop a robust clinical practice in collaboration with primary care physicians and referring community Oncologists. The Heme malignancy and transplant program offer comprehensive patient services with excellent support from the department of Pathology.
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.
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 scientists and clinical investigators in developing a state-of-the-art clinical and/or research program. A competitive salary is offered commensurate with experience and includes an incentive plan that rewards clinical productivity and/or research funding success.
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 training and experience in heme malignancies and transplant 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 http://www.augusta.edu/jobs/faculty or submit your CV to:
Anand P. Jillella, MD
Chief, Division of Hematology/Oncology and BMT
c/o Elizabeth D. Jones, MSA – Faculty Recruitment Coordinator
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.