Assistant Professor in Ophthalmology

Position ID: 38774
Augusta University
Medical College of Georgia
Position Description
Job Class: 
Assistant Professor
Job Description: 

Job Information

Job ID: 13815

Position # 00014581

The Department of Ophthalmology seeks a fellowship trained Glaucoma Surgeon to partner with our current Glaucoma Surgeon to meet our current demand and to grow the Glaucoma volumes. The Department is home to the James & Jean Culver Vision Discovery Institute which is engaged in cutting edge research and treatment.

Augusta University is located in Augusta, GA. This classic Southern city offers a variety of rich historic, cultural, and culinary experiences with a low cost of living. The Riverwalk, located along the banks of the scenic Savannah River, leads too many of the downtown attractions, including museums, art galleries, and local restaurants. Augusta also encompasses Columbia County which is the 2nd fastest growing county in Georgia.  Augusta is also the home of the Masters Golf Tournament which has an ideal climate for year-round outdoor activities.  We are just two hours from Atlanta, three hours from the North Georgia Mountains and less than 3 hours to Charleston and the Atlantic beaches.

Minimum Requirements
Board Certified/eligible Glaucoma Specialist
Application Procedure/How To Apply

To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at (Job ID: 13815 - Position # 00014581).

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

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
This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees.  "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."
Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.
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.
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CIP Discipline Code: 
Ophthalmology Residency Program
Degree Levels: 
Position Type: 
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
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Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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University System of Georgia
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