Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Position ID: 24227
Augusta University
Medical College of Georgia
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Senior Research Scientist
Job Description: 


Job Information
Georgia Regents University
Senior Research Scientist Position # 11621
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology

This position is responsible for developing independent research program in Female Reproductive Biology, or related areas; conducting research, submitting abstracts for presentation at national/international conferences, publishing research results in peer reviewed publications, and seeking extramural funding.

Georgia Regents 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 university's Medical College of Georgia, the 13th oldest medical school in the country, was founded in 1828.

The GRU main campus is in Augusta, Georgia's second-largest city. The city was recently ranked the second most favorable place to live in the state. Augusta is within an easy three-hour drive of Atlanta, the University of Georgia, the Atlantic Ocean and the mountains. It is a growing and thriving city with a metropolitan-area population of around 400,000.

GRU offers an excellent fringe benefits package. Academic appointment and salary are commensurate with experience.

Minimum Requirements
Terminal Degree: MD, DVM, Ph.D. or equivalent required.

Preferred candidates should have either M.D./Ph.D. Ph.D., or DVM, or equivalent with demonstrated related research experience and productivity.

Application Procedure:  How To Apply
In order to be formally considered for employment at Georgia Regents University, applications must be submitted electronically at and upload a  current curriculum vitae (CV). 

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.

Equal Employment Opportunity
Georgia Regents University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

Woman and other minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Internal recruitment is highly encouraged for all positions within the institution.
This includes employees of Georgia Regents Medical Center and Georgia Regents Medical Associates.

Other Information:
Georgia Regents University is a tobacco free environment. The use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, indoors or out, is strictly prohibited. This position is also responsible for promoting a customer-friendly environment, and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees. Georgia Regents Medical Center is a patient- and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success.
Conditions of Employment

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.

05/21/14- This position is being reposted. Previous applicants will continue to be considered and do not need to apply again.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
Institution Employment Link:
CIP Discipline Code: 
Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program
Gynecologic Oncology Residency Program
Reproductive Biology
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Position Starting Date: 
Recruitment Data
Search Chair: 
Dr. Michael P. Diamond
Phone Number: 
(706) 721-2541
Vacancy Status: 

The hiring institution advertising this vacant position is responsible for the application, hiring procedures and content within this advertisement.  Please contact the institution for questions concerning this vacant position.

University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
278 Brooks Hall
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822


Janyce Dawkins, Director

Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

Kieran Morrow, Assistant Director

Kristopher Bolden, Assistant Director

Thomas Brazzle, System Coordinator