Associate Professor, Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology

Position ID: 28125
Augusta University
Medical College of Georgia
Department of Otolaryngology
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Georgia Regents University
Associate Professor, Chief of Pediatric Otolaryngology Pos#12810
MCG - Department of Otolaryngology

The Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Regents University is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Associate level as a Pediatric Otolaryngologist surgeon in its Department of Otolaryngology.

In your role as a pediatric otolaryngologist and the Chief of the division of pediatric otolaryngology you are expected to:   Provide care of pediatric patients at the Children’s Hospital of Georgia.  Participate in the growth of the clinical and research aspects of the Pediatric Otolaryngology program.  Participate actively in the teaching activities in the Department of Otolaryngology including mentoring and advising of medical students, residents and fellows and attending departmental conferences. Assist in the development, integration, and orientation of new hires; serve as or appoint a mentor for new Pediatric Otolaryngology physicians.  Work with the Departmental Chair to determine the configuration and practice environment of product line specialties within the clinic.  Promote compliance with GRHS physician performance standards with respect to quality indicators, medical records completion, patient satisfaction, billing and coding documentation, prompt and accurate submission of charges for service, and proper conduct of physicians in relation to colleagues, co-workers, and patients. Implement, oversee, and sustain quality improvement programs within the Pediatric Otolaryngology clinic consistent with GRHS quality objectives.  Encourage and develop professional environments capable of fostering the highest level of medical performance throughout the region. Develop collaborative relations with local community leaders.

Georgia Regents University is a thriving academic medical center that in the past decade has logged a 48 per cent increase in student applications, a 25 per cent increase in student enrollment, and a 146 per cent 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 of Georgia.  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.

Minimum Requirements 

Candidates should be board-certified or eligible in Pediatric Otolaryngology, Pediatric fellowship trained and 5-10 years experience strongly preferred.

How To Apply 

Internal applicants should apply using referencing Job ID 9213, position # 00012810.

            Also, you may contact Mrs. Donna Black
            Medical College of Georgia BP-4109
            1120 15th Street, Augusta, Georgia 30912


email Mrs. Black at with any questions about the online application process. Also, you may contact Stil Kountakis, M.D., F.A.C.S

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Georgia Regents University of Augusta 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.

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Pediatric Otolaryngology Residency Program
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