Job ID: 236844
The Assistant/Associate/Professor in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at The Dental College of Georgia (DCG) at Augusta University reports directly to the Chair of the Department of OMFS. Teaching responsibilities include presentation of didactic and clinical education to postgraduate residents, pre-doctoral students, and peers in multiple venues as it pertains to Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The ideal candidate should have fellowship training and be prepared to develop subspecialty practice in Head and Neck Oncology/Microvascular Surgery, Minimally Invasive OMF Surgery/Temporomandibular Joint Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, or Cleft and Craniofacial Surgery. This is a full-time academic, non-tenure track, faculty position.
The duties include, but are not limited to:
Develop a subspecialty practice in the candidate's respective niche.
Head the Division of Head and Neck Oncology/Microvascular Surgery, if applicable.
Evaluate Oral and Maxillofacial residents' and pre-doctoral clinical patient educational encounters.
Maintain licenses and hospital credentials for Augusta University Medical Center, Children's Hospital of Georgia, Georgia Correctional Healthcare, and Charlie Norwood Veterans Administration Medical Center.
DDS/DMD degree from an ADA-accredited dental school
Graduate of a CODA-accredited OMFS residency program
American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (ABOMS) eligible
United States dental license or eligibility for licensure by the Georgia Board of Dentistry
Demonstrates ability for effective leadership and vision of OMFS department
Interest/passion in working closely with faculty, residents, students, and staff to promote engagement, leadership, and professional development through collaborative interactions interdepartmentally, university-wide, and with local, regional, and national organizations
MD or other additional advanced degrees or fellowships
Strong interest In research and scholarship in the specialty of OMFS
Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities
The Assistant/Associate Professor in OMFS should be a strategic thinker, a visionary leader who thrives in a challenging environment and is clearly aligned with Augusta University values. Successful candidates should have demonstrated success in a comprehensive university setting. A proven track record as a problem solver and the ability to implement innovative solutions to contemporary challenges. In addition, outstanding communication skills and the ability to establish and maintain relationships with internal/external constituencies. A more detailed job description is available upon request.
Academic rank, tenure status and salary to be commensurate with qualifications and experience of the selected candidate.
Conditions of Employment
All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review prior to starting with Augusta University.
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 the course of their employment and beyond.
How To Apply
To be considered an applicant for this position, you must apply online at http://www.augusta.edu/hr/jobs/faculty using the job opening number 236844.
Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.
Also, please send a letter of intent, curriculum vitae and the names of three references to:
Crystal Thomas, BBA
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Augusta University Dental College of Georgia
Equal Employment Opportunity
Augusta University is proud to be an equal opportunity employer welcoming applicants from underrepresented groups, including individuals with disabilities and veterans.
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.
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