Gastroenterology/Hepatology Faculty Positions
The Digestive Health Center (DHC) and GI Division of the Department of Medicine at Augusta University--Medical College of Georgia (AU-MCG) invites applications for faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level. Physicians with expertise in GENERAL GASTROENTEROLOGY, HEPATOLOGY, MOTILITY AND ADVANCED ENDOSCOPY are especially of interest.
Desired candidates will participate in patient care and teaching, work collaboratively with leadership in expanding the Division into a multi-disciplinary Center; and develop basic, clinical or translational research programs. A Doctorate degree and board-eligibility, or board-certification in GI is required.
AU MCG is a thriving academic environment overall, with the DHC consisting of a 42,000 square feet state-of-the-art facility with 9 endoscopy as well as 3 advanced endoscopy suites with fluoroscopy, along with the outpatient clinic space adjacent to the procedure area. This site provides for comprehensive, outstanding care with available infrastructure for innovative clinical programs. An adjoining 8-room dedicated clinical/translational research center is available for developing and fostering clinical research. Established Centers and Institutes within AU provide opportunities for collaborative translational and basic research.
Medical College of Georgia is Georgia’s only state-supported medical school. Established in 1828, it is one of the 10 largest medical schools. This position is based at the main campus in Augusta, Georgia. Augusta is Georgia’s second largest city and is home to the Masters Golf Tournament and Ironman 70.3 competition. The city hosts urban and suburban living with a variety of restaurants, play houses, concerts, a newly renovated symphony hall and a recently constructed minor league baseball venue for the affiliate of the San Francisco Giants. Cost of living is low and lifestyle options include outdoor activities such as equestrian, golf, fishing, kayaking, along with miles of cycling and running paths. Augusta is located in proximity to Atlanta, Charlotte, Charleston, and Savannah as well as the seacoast and mountains.
Interested candidates should send a CV and brief statement of interest to:
Kenneth J. Vega, MD.,
Professor & Chief
Division of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
Arman Razavipour, MBA
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Augusta University is an AA/EEO/Equal Access/ADA Employer.