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Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Augusta, Georgia, United States (on-site)
10 days ago
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Augusta, Georgia, United States
(on-site)
10 days ago
Job Type
Full-Time
Job Duration
Indefinite
Industry
Department Of Surgery
Min Experience
0-1 Year
Min Education
MD
Required Travel
0-10%
Job Function
Academic Pediatric Surgeon

Description

Job Summary

 

The Medical College of Georgia, Department of Surgery at Augusta University is seeking a full-time Pediatric Surgeon to join our faculty. Academic rank is open and will be commensurate with training, experience, and academic productivity. We offer competitive compensation and benefits.  The successful candidate will have completed an accredited fellowship in Pediatric Surgery with a desire to advance and build a Pediatric Surgery program.

 

Responsibilities          

Duties involve attending to patients, teaching residents and medical students and share in leading the Department of Surgery. In addition, the incumbent will be expected to engage in service activities and have the opportunity to engage in clinical and basic science research if desired. Leadership roles exist within the Department of Surgery for candidates with appropriate experience and interest.            

 

Required Qualifications                    

MD/DO degree; Qualified candidates should be board-certified in Pediatric Surgery and demonstrated success in leadership and programmatic development. 

Required faculty employment qualifications for all USG institutions and all academic ranks within these institutions shall be:

   Consistent with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)’s requirements for institutional accreditation;

    Evidence of ability as a teacher;

    Evidence of activity as a scholar and ability in all other duties assigned;

    Successful experience (which will necessarily be waived for those just entering the academic profession who meet all other requirements); and,

    Desirable personal qualities judged on the basis of personal interview, complete biographical data, and recommendations.

 

Shift/Salary/Benefits             

This position is fiscal year based and works year-round.

The intended work commitment (FTE) for this position is 1.0 and considered full-time.

Salary and compensation is commensurate with education, experience, and achievements.  The salary is subject to availability of funds.

Comprehensive benefits include medical, dental, vision, 13 paid holidays, vacation leave, sick leave, generous retirement plans, tuition waiver, wellness options, and much more!

Rank and salary are determined at the time of hire and are based on a variety of factors including but not limited to experience, education, credentials, specialty, training, etc. while also considering internal equity and market data.

Advancement through the faculty ranks at Augusta University is only through the annual Promotion and Tenure process in which faculty may apply if eligible (typically five-year increments).  For more information on ranks, please review the Augusta University Promotion and Tenure Guidelines:   https://www.augusta.edu/hr/faculty-support-ser/procedures/augusta_university_promotion_tenure_guidelines_feb_2020.pdf

 

College/Department Information                  

The Medical College of Georgia is one of the nation’s largest medical schools by class size, with 260 students per class. The educational experience is anchored by the main campus in Augusta, regional clinical campuses for third- and fourth-year students across the state and a second four-year campus in Athens in partnership with the University of Georgia. MCG’s expanding partnerships with physicians and hospitals across Georgia currently provides about 350 sites where students can experience the full spectrum of medicine, from complex care hospitals to small-town solo practices. MCG and its teaching hospitals also provide postgraduate education to more than 500 residents and fellows in 50 different Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education-approved programs. Our researchers and clinicians focus on what most impacts the health of Georgia's and America’s children and adults, including cardiovascular biology and disease, cancer, neurosciences and behavioral sciences, public and preventive health, regenerative and reparative medicine, personalized medicine and genomics. Our physician faculty also share their expertise with physicians and patients at about 100 clinics and hospitals statewide.

           

About Us                   

Augusta University is Georgia's innovation center for education and health care, training the next generation of innovators, leaders, and healthcare providers in classrooms and clinics on four campuses in Augusta and locations across the state. More than 10,500 students choose Augusta for educational opportunities at the center of Georgia's cybersecurity hub and experiential learning that blends arts and application, humanities, and the health sciences. Augusta is home to Georgia's only public academic health center, where groundbreaking research is creating a healthier, more prosperous Georgia, and world-class clinicians are bringing the medicine of tomorrow to patient care today.

Our mission and values make Augusta University an institution like no other. We are part of the University System of Georgia.

 

Location        

Augusta University, Children’s Hospital of Georgia –

Our Health Sciences Campus: 1120 15th Street, Augusta, GA 30912

 

Conditions of Employment    

All selected candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.

 

 The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree(s) as well as post-secondary coursework in the form of original transcript(s). Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

 

The primary work location for this position is within the Augusta University Medical Center or other Augusta University Health System Clinic Space and is subject to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services guidelines. The selected candidate will be required to provide proof of COVID vaccination or an approved exemption. Your application to this position confirms you are aware of this requirement and agree to provide proof of either COVID vaccination or our organization's approval of a medical or religious exemption.

 

 All employees are responsible for ensuring the confidentiality, availability, and integrity of sensitive [patient, student, employee, financial, business, etc.] information by exercising sound judgment and adhering to cybersecurity and privacy policies during their employment and beyond.

 

Equal Employment Opportunity       

Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.

 

How To Apply

To be considered an applicant for this position, please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document to Walter Pipkin, MD: [email protected]

           

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 every day 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.

 

  Walter Pipkin, MD

  Chief, Pediatric Surgery

  Surgeon in Chief, Children Hospital of Georgia

    Medical College of Georgia

   Augusta University

  1120 15th Street

    Augusta, Georgia 30912-4070

    Phone (706) 721-3941

  Email:   [email protected]



Requirements

MD/DO degree; Qualified candidates should be board-certified in Pediatric Surgery and demonstrated success in leadership and programmatic development. 

Required faculty employment qualifications for all USG institutions and all academic ranks within these institutions shall be:

   Consistent with the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)’s requirements for institutional accreditation;

    Evidence of ability as a teacher;

    Evidence of activity as a scholar and ability in all other duties assigned;

    Successful experience (which will necessarily be waived for those just entering the academic profession who meet all other requirements); and,

    Desirable personal qualities judged on the basis of personal interview, complete biographical data, and recommendations.

Job ID: 72681315

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