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Assistant/Associate Professor - Department of Endodontics
Tufts University

Date Posted Mar. 28, 2024
Title Assistant/Associate Professor - Department of Endodontics
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
  • Endodontics

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine is inviting applications for a full-time faculty position, at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level for the Department of Endodontics. The Search Committee at TUSDM is particularly interested in candidates who, through their research, teaching, and service, will be an asset to the University.

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine (TUSDM) offers one of the most forward-looking educational environments in dental medicine worldwide. This education occurs in an ethical and professional environment in which quality oral health care is provided to our patients. Since its founding in 1868, TUSDM has been committed to excellence in patient care, education, research, and community service.


The selected individual will have primary responsibilities in teaching predoctoral and post-graduate students. The duties will include preclinical and clinical education, endodontic seminars and literature review as well as clinical supervision of patient care. Expectations will include good working relations with students and faculty, participation in academic activities, and scholarly activities leading to future development and promotion.



Candidates must have experience in teaching didactic, clinical and preclinical endodontics.  Faculty in the Department of Endodontics are expected to establish and pursue educational goals for the department and ensure the provision of high-quality patient care. Predoctoral education will be expected to focus on providing thorough endodontic knowledge and preparing students to take and pass the WREB and CDCA licensure examinations. Postgraduate education will be expected to focus on clinical excellence and preparation for the Board Certification examination from the American Board of Endodontics.


Applicants must be Board certified/eligible in Endodontics by the American Board of Endodontics and must hold a D.D.S./D.M.D. or equivalent degree. Appropriate advanced credentials such as M.S. or Ph.D. are preferred but not required. Participation in relevant national and international professional and scientific organizations is preferred.


Application Instructions

Interested applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter with a statement of academic goals describing their interest in and goals for the position and contact information (incl. E-mail addresses) for three references. Applications are requested to be submitted electronically using the following link:

Tufts University is an AA/EO employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds.

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  • 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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