Assistant Professor in the Pediatric - Gastroenterology Department

Position ID: 31666
Augusta University
Medical College of Georgia
Pediatric - Gastroenterology
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Job Information

Job ID: 7332

Position: 00011610

The Department of Pediatrics at Augusta University  in Augusta, Georgia is actively seeking a Board Certified Pediatric Gastroenterologist to serve as chief of the division at the academic rank of Assistant Professor.  Candidate must possess demonstrated leadership experience in clinical practice, research and medical education.  The division includes a strong multidisciplinary team of providers managing a variety of gastrointestinal conditions and performing relevant procedures.  Close collaboration is maintained with the department of surgery.

The division is closely tied to areas of focus and advancement at Augusta University  which include a newly formed Digestive Health Center presenting significant opportunities to enhance the clinical and research agenda of the institution.

Org Marketing Statement

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

The Augusta University  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.

Minimum Requirement

Doctorate degree required.

Application Procedure/How To Apply

In order to be formally considered for employment at Georgia Regents University, applications must be submitted electronically and you must include a current CV or resume via our online application found at .


Academic Rank & Salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.

Salary is negotiable.  Augusta University offers an excellent fringe benefits package. 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Augusta University  is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution.  Also, Augusta University  is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans.  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 Augusta University Medical Center and Augusta University Medical Associates.

Other Information:
Augusta 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.  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.


This position is being reposted.  Previous applicants will continue to be considered and do not need to apply again.

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Pediatric Gastroenterology Residency Program
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University System of Georgia
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The University of Georgia
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Kristopher Stevens, Associate Director

Tafara Makaya, Assistant Director

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