Cardiothoracic Surgery

Augusta, Georgia (US)
Jul 25, 2017
Oct 31, 2017

Preparing for a Career Break

The Medical College of Georgia Department of Surgery at Augusta University is seeking a full-time board certified faculty member at the Associate or Professor level to be the Section Chief of Cardiothoracic Surgery.  Candidates will have fellowship training in Cardiothoracic Surgery with appropriate years of experience and track record of excellent STS data. The ideal candidate may have experience in advanced structural heart disease, including repair and replacement of valves, and surgical management of heart failure.   A state-of-the-art Hybrid OR is available as well as a Robot. 

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.

AU 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 ocean and the mountains. It is a growing and thriving city with a metropolitan-area population of around 400,000 and an annual mean temperature of 64 degrees.

Salary negotiable. Excellent fringe benefits package. AA/EOE.

Please send or fax applications to:


                            Charles Howell, M.D.

                            Chairman, Department of Surgery 

                            Augusta University

                            1120 15th Street

                            Augusta, Georgia  30912-4070

                            Fax (706) 721-2063

                            Phone (706) 721-4651


Augusta University is an Equal Opportunity Employer