Assistant/Associate Professor, Family Medicine

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Family Medicine
Division School of Medicine
Department Family Medicine
Vacancy Number F18-050
Work Location Macon
Hours per week
Scheduled Hours

Responsibilities will include direct patient care, teaching and supervising medical students/residents, providing administrative support, and performing scholarly activities. Teaching will concentrate on general Family Medicine, mentoring learners and providing quality care to patients both inpatient and outpatient.

Administrative and Scholarly activities can be varied and may include tutor support for first and second year students, committee work, curriculum
preparation and/or revision, lectures, conference presentations, research, publications, and development of new service lines. Although such activities are usually independent, support and guidance by senior departmental faculty will be provided. This is a 12 month, non-tenure track appointment and rank is dependent upon qualifications.


Applicant should be a boarded or board eligible physician with an M.D. or D.O. degree from an accredited university/college. Must hold or be eligible for both an unrestricted medical license in Georgia and a DEA license. Demonstrate ability to manage complex inpatient and outpatient medical problems common to Family Physicians. Provide evidence of working harmoniously in an inter-disciplinary team and show a strong record or interest in academic and administrative activities.

Interested applicants will need to complete the brief online application and attach a letter of interest and current CV. Arrange to have three letters of recommendation sent to:

Family Medicine Faculty Search Committee
Mercer University School of Medicine
Department of Family Medicine
1550 College Street
Macon, Georgia 31207

Selection of the final candidate is contingent upon successful completion of a criminal background check.

Is a criminal background check needed for this position? Yes
Is a credit check needed for this position? No
Does this position require travel for University business in a rental car or University owned vehicle? No
Job Category Faculty
Post to JobTarget? No
Job Type Full-Time
Pay Rate Commensurate with experience
FLSA Status Exempt
Pay Basis Monthly
Internal posting only? No
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. References
  3. Cover Letter
Optional Documents