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Chair/Department of Prosthodontics
LSU Health - New Orleans

  • Apr. 5, 2017
  • Chair/Department of Prosthodontics
  • Prosthodontics
  • LSU Health - New Orleans
    New Orleans, LA
    United States
  • May 1, 2017
  • Open until filled
  • Department Head/Head/Chair
  • Prosthodontics/Restorative Dentistry
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The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) School of Dentistry in New Orleans seeks nominations and applications for the position of Chair, Department of Prosthodontics, a full-time tenure track position. This position reports to the Dean of the School of Dentistry and has the responsibility of administration, implementation, and coordination of clinical curricula for the pre-doctoral and postdoctoral programs, scholarly activities, service, and research leadership. The Department Chair is responsible for mentorship of undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty members in their research endeavors.

Candidates must possess highly developed academic leadership skills, outstanding academic credentials with an established record of scholarly productivity, and academic experience. Applicants must have a DDS/DMD or equivalent and completion of an ADA-accredited advanced education program in Prosthodontics. An established history of experience with research funding and an advanced degree and/or Board Certification are highly desirable qualifications. Applicants should have demonstrated knowledge and commitment to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Highly desirable qualifications also include interdisciplinary and/or interdepartmental work and experience with a variety of teaching methods or curricular perspectives.

The Louisiana State University School of Dentistry was founded in 1968 and is the only dental school in the state. It is located in the City Park area of New Orleans, Louisiana on a 23 acre campus. The School of Dentistry is one of six schools comprising the University’s Health Sciences Center. It is staffed by more than 130 full and part-time faculty and serves approximately 300 students in pre-doctoral and graduate training programs.

Academic appointment and salary will be commensurate with training and experience. LSUHSC is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

  • The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center is committed to providing equal opportunity to all members of the Health Sciences Center Community. LSUHSC will take reasonable steps to insure that 1) employment decisions are made so as to further the principles of equal employment opportunity; and 2) all personnel actions, such as compensation, tenure, benefits, transfers, layoffs, recall from layoffs, education, tuition assistance, social and recreation programs are administered without reared to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, or handicap/veteran status.

    Implementation, coordination, and monitoring of this policy is the responsibility of the Department of Human Resource Management. No person who complains about a violation of this policy shall be subjected to intimidation or retaliation. Any persons having questions or complaints regarding this policy should contact the Director of Human Resource Management and EEO Programs at (504) 568-8742. The matter will be investigated using the same procedure contained in the sexual harassment policy contained in this Manual.

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  • Alex Dale Ehrlich, MS, DDS
    Comprehensive Dentistry
    LSU Health - New Orleans
    1100 Florida Avenue
    Box 137
    New Orleans, LA 70119
  • 504-941-8257
  • 504-941-8218


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