Allergy-Immunology at MCG-Augusta University has an international reputation for excellence in patient care, excellence in academics and clinical research, and for training superb clinician-educators in the subspecialty of allergy-immunology (adult and pediatrics). The mission of the allergy-immunology fellowship program is to prepare specialists to provide excellent, expert medical care for patients with allergic and immunologic disease, and to be educators in the subspecialty of allergy-immunology.

For more information, please contact Joanie Fichtel, (706) 721-3531.


The Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine
Augusta, GA

The Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia are actively seeking candidates for full-time allergy-immunology faculty positions in allergy-immunology at the Assistant, Associate or full Professor level. An Endowed Chair is available to a qualified candidate. Applicants must be board-certified in pediatrics (ABP) and/or medicine (ABIM), BC/BE in allergy-immunology (ABAI) and must be eligible for medical licensure in the state of Georgia. Candidates interested in clinician-educator or physician-scientist tracks will be considered.

The division consists of a strong multidisciplinary team providing comprehensive care for patients of all ages with a wide range of diseases of allergy-immunology. Clinical opportunities include maintaining a busy outpatient clinic and providing inpatient consultations. Experience in teaching medical students, residents and allergy-immunology fellows is highly desirable. The division expects faculty members to take advantage of opportunities to pursue scholarly and research interests.

The Augusta University Health includes a 478-bed Medical Center, a Medical Office Building with more than 80 outpatient practice sites in one convenient setting, and a Critical Care Center housing a 13-county regional trauma center. The Children’s Hospital of Georgia (CHOG) is a state of the art 154-bed hospital with the region’s only Level IV NICU. It includes a comprehensive group of pediatric medical and surgical subspecialists serving children and families from across Georgia and is a key subspecialty referral center for the southeast.

Located in the beautiful Central Savannah River Area (CSRA), Augusta, known as the Garden City, is a growing health care and biomedical research destination. Home of the Masters Golf Tournament, it is one of the largest cities in Georgia with the over half-a-million residents. It offers traditional Southern charm plus the advantages of big city life – arts, culture, shopping, education opportunities, fine cuisine, state-of-the-art healthcare, sports and countless recreational pursuits. The area is strategically located within easy driving distance of beautiful beaches and mountains.

Competitive salary along with a full and comprehensive benefits package are available. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. For more information visit here.

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status. Women and other minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

In order to be formally considered for employment at Augusta University, applications must be submitted electronically and must include a current CV or resume.

In addition to the online application, qualified applicants may also submit a CV and letter of interest to:

Kathleen May, MD
Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy-Immunology and Rheumatology
1120 15th Street, BG 1019
Augusta, GA 30912
Phone: (706) 721-3531
Email: kamay@augusta.edu