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Assistant or Associate Professor - Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Tufts University

Date Posted Mar. 7, 2024
Title Assistant or Associate Professor - Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
University Tufts University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Tufts School of Dental Medicine
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS), Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM), is pleased to invite qualified applicants for a full-time faculty position at the Assistant or Associate professor level. The faculty position can either be tenure or non-tenure track depending on experience and qualifications. The duties of the faculty member will include didactic and clinical instruction of students and residents, scholarly activities, and service. Participation in the faculty practice is also expected. Candidates with teaching experience are preferred and those with scholarly and research interests are encouraged.


The candidate must have a DDS or DMD degree and be eligible for Board certification, or be Board certified, by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The candidate must possess or be able to obtain an appropriate license for clinical practice in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and have a developed or have a developing area of clinical excellence. Academic and clinical appointments and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. 

We are seeking an outstanding individual with excellent leadership skills to contribute to all aspects of our clinical practice, our educational programs, and the research impact of our institution.

TUSDM is located on the University's Health Science campus in Boston. The Department of OMFS works as a key partner within the School of Dental Medicine and the Tufts Medical Center (TMC). TMC is an internationally renowned academic medical center and health care enterprise. As part of the faculty of the TUSDM, and as an attending at TMC, the surgeon will have the opportunity to collaborate with clinicians, innovators, and investigators becoming part of a vibrant community of health care providers dedicated to making a difference in their chosen field and in patient care.

Application Instructions

Applications will be accepted online through Interfolio. Interested parties should submit their current curriculum vitae along with a statement describing their scholarly and clinical accomplishments and interests, as well as three letters of reference. Applications are to be submitted electronically using the following link:

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Visit our website for more information about Tufts University School of Dental Medicine.

Tufts University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

  • Tufts University, founded in 1852, prioritizes quality teaching, highly competitive basic and applied research, and a commitment to active citizenship locally, regionally, and globally. Tufts University has also committed to becoming an anti-racist institution and prides itself on the continuous improvement of diversity, equity and inclusion work. Current and prospective employees of the university are expected to have and continuously develop skill in, and disposition for, positively engaging with a diverse population of faculty, staff, and students. Tufts University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to increasing the diversity of our faculty and staff and fostering their success when hired. Members of underrepresented groups are welcome and strongly encouraged to apply. See the University’s Non-Discrimination statement and policy here If you are an applicant with a disability who is unable to use our online tools to search and apply for jobs, please contact us by calling the Office of Equal Opportunity (OEO) at 617-627-3298 or at Applicants can learn more about requesting reasonable accommodations at

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