Assistant /Associate Professor, Otolaryngology

Augusta University

Augusta, GA

Job posting number: #7190655 (Ref:ej-4748806)

Posted: October 31, 2023

Job Description

Assistant /Associate Professor, Otolaryngology

Job ID: 262719
Location: Augusta University
Full/Part Time: Part Time


Job Summary

Job ID: 262719

Position #: 20002006

The Department of Otolaryngology at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University is seeking a faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor with fellowship training in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.


  • Teaching: Educate Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery residents and medical students in the OR, clinical office, and didactics.

  • Clinical/Patient Care: Care for Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery patients.

  • Scholarship: Perform research in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.

  • Other Duties: Shared responsibility for call coverage; All other related duties/tasks as assigned.

    Required Qualifications

    MD or DO degree from an accredited medical school required; Completed accredited residency program in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck surgery; Completed fellowship training in Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery; Board-certified or board certified eligible in Otolaryngology- Head and Neck Surgery.

    Assistant Professor- Early level career as a faculty member with appropriate post graduate training

    Associate Professor- Mid level career faculty member with at least five years at rank of Assistant Professor or comparable training, background, and experience.

    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.

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Ability to travel 1%-24% of the time.

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and other computer software/databases.


    This position is academic year based and typically works August through May, depending on dates outlined in offer letter. Amount of time worked is based on work commitment.

    The intended work commitment or full-time equivalent (FTE) for this position is between 0.5-0.74 FTE and is considered partially benefits eligible. The FTE will be determined at the time of hire after discussions during the interview process with the successful candidate. The selected candidate will select from a retirement plan and accrue leave at a prorated amount based on finalized FTE.

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

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

    Benefits include sick leave and generous retirement plans.

    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:

    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 9,000 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.


    Augusta University ' 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.

    For Faculty Hires: Final candidates 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.

    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, you must apply online at and search job ID: 262719.
    Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

    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.

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    Job posting number:#7190655 (Ref:ej-4748806)
    Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
    Employer Location:Augusta University
    United States
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