Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Oral Biology

Position ID: 35722
Augusta University
Dental College of Georgia
Oral Biology
Position Description
New Position?: 
Job Class: 
Associate Professor, Assistant Professor
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Job Information

Job ID: 12696
Position # 00000354

Full-time, tenure track faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. Responsibilities of the position include scholarship, teaching at the pre-doctoral (dental) and graduate-level, and service. Primary teaching responsibilities will lie in the area of physiology. Research focus in the area of oral malignant disease or bone biology is preferred, but applications from candidates working in other areas of molecular and cellular oral biology/pathology are welcome.

Minimum Requirements

Applicants must hold either a Ph.D. degree in physiology or a related discipline, or M.D., or D.D.S./D.M.D., or a combination of these. Significant postdoctoral experience, a strong record of research accomplishment, and demonstrated potential to develop a vigorous, extramurally-funded, independent research program are expected. For candidates at the associate professor level, there should be evidence of ongoing extramural funding as a principal investigator.

Application Procedure/How To Apply

To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at (Job ID: 12693 - Position # 00014259).

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

For full consideration, please submit a three page statement of research accomplishments and future plans, and a statement of teaching philosophy and goals.

Conditions of Employment

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Other Information
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Equal Employment Opportunity
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Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
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Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
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The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

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


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Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Clare Norins, Assistant Director

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