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Professor/Associate Professor in Periodontology
Griffith University

Date Posted Jan. 28, 2020
Title Professor/Associate Professor in Periodontology
University Griffith University
Gold Coast, Australia
Department School of Dentistry and Oral Health
Application Deadline Mar. 5, 2020
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Periodontics/Periodontology

About Griffith University
At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We rank in the top 2% of universities worldwide and we’re proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The opportunity
The Professor/Associate Professor in Periodontology is a member of the School of Dentistry and Oral Health’s academic team. The position is aimed at clinicians with qualifications to specifically provide didactic and clinical learning and teaching services in periodontology with an emphasis on implantology which meet the expectations of the School of Dentistry and Oral Health, in accordance with University policies and standards of service and quality.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Gold Coast campus. Griffith is a multi-campus university and therefore it is understood that this position will work across campuses as required.

About you
The successful applicant will provide effective teaching and course administration in the School’s undergraduate and post-graduate periodontology and implantology courses, particularly in the School’s DClinDent (Periodontology) and MClinDent (Implantology) programs. You will actively contribute towards School research outputs and have involvement in professional activities in the wider community.

Salary range
A salary package that includes a base Professor salary of $179,288 per annum, and an employer superannuation contribution of 17% of base salary will be offered.

A salary package that includes a base Associate Professor salary of $139,183 – $153,337 per annum, and an employer superannuation contribution of 17% of base salary will be offered.

Attractive salary packaging arrangements are also available.

How to apply
Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description.
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
  • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
  • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
  • Employment history, including present position and details of relevant professional, consulting or industry experience;
  • Research interests and list of publications;
  • Research grants awarded and any other relevant information, such as offices held in professional bodies, community services etc.

Obtain the information pack by visiting Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the information pack.

Further information
For further information about this role, please contact Professor Robert Love, Head of School, School of Dentistry and Oral Health on +61 (0) 7 567 80713 or via email

For application queries, please contact Mrs Kerry Singh, HR Adviser on +61 (0) 7 3735 4060.

Closing date: Thursday, 5 March 2020 at 5 pm AEST. All applications must be submitted online.

As the team experience high volumes of applications, we appreciate your patience to allow for a timely and fair process for all.

Please note: We do not accept unsolicited CV’s from Recruitment agencies / third parties and we will not be liable or responsible for any fees or costs associated with unsolicited CV’s sent directly to Line Managers.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

  • Jinita Dhall
    School of Dentistry and Oral Health
    Griffith University
    Griffith University - Bray Centre (N54)_1.22
    170 Kessels Road
  • +61 7 3735 6551


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