Clinical Track Assistant/Associate Professor of Restorative Dentistry
Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics (CRSE)
The University of Michigan School of Dentistry invites applications for a full-time clinical track faculty member at the Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor rank in the Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics (CRSE), Division of Restorative Dentistry.
The School and the CRSE Department are fully engaged in supporting a new model for dental education that includes evidence-based dentistry, multi-disciplinary education, and digital dentistry. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing didactic, pre-clinical and clinical education, and summative/formative student assessment at the pre-doctoral and/or graduate level.
The successful candidate for this position must have a Doctor of Dental Surgery/Dental Medicine (DDS/DMD) degree or equivalent and the ability to be licensed in Michigan. Candidates should demonstrate clinical excellence in Operative/Restorative Dentistry, including a strong background in advanced operative/restorative dentistry, biomaterials, digital dentistry, and implant-supported restorations. A two-year Advanced Education Program Certificate and/or MS in Operative or Restorative Dentistry is preferred. Additionally, the candidates should demonstrate commitment to diversity, inclusivity, and collegiality. Three years of teaching experience in preclinical and/or clinical settings and experience in mentorship and research are preferred.
The CRSE Department has an active mentorship program and will provide ample opportunity for development of collaborative research projects. This position offers opportunities for scholarly activities, continuing education, and service, including the ability to establish a robust intramural practice with the UM SOD Dental Faculty Associates Clinic (DFA). Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Further information about the CRSE Department may be found at https://www.dent.umich.edu/about/cariology-restorative-sciences-endodontics.
Applicants should submit the following via a secure website (https://dent.umich.edu/about/faculty-recruiting):
Statement of interests and goals
Names of three references
DEI Statement (how your experience and leadership have contributed to enhancing diversity, equity and inclusion or your potential to make contributions in this area)
The University of Michigan recognizes and values contributions to diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) (https://diversity.umich.edu). Women and Underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is supportive of the needs of dual-career couples and is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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Applications will be accepted and evaluated on an on-going basis until the position is filled. To optimize your chances, please apply as soon as possible. The search committee will begin reviewing applications within 4-6 weeks of posting.
The University of Michigan is an EEO/AA employer.