Clinical Track Associate/Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry
Department of Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry
Advancing Healthcare through Education, Service, Research and Discovery
We invite applications and nominations for a full-time faculty position in Pediatric Dentistry, in the clinical track at the associate/assistant professor rank. The Division of Pediatric Dentistry provides an outstanding clinical, academic and research education to predoctoral dental students and graduate students in the program’s 30-month MS degree pediatric dentistry program. The division has state-of-the-art clinical facilities based at the School of Dentistry and has strong faculty and staff support. The program has both school and hospital based clinical environments. With many of its Colleges, Schools, Departments and Hospital having top ten national rankings, the University of Michigan provides an outstanding environment for interdisciplinary collaboration and faculty development that few places can match. This is an excellent place to further build upon a career.
Candidates for this position should have a D.D.S. or equivalent degree and advanced training in pediatric dentistry. ABPD certification, prior teaching experience, demonstrated scholarly activity, and record of service and leadership to the profession and specialty is desirable. Responsibilities will include didactic and clinical teaching in the predoctoral and/or residency programs, scholarship and service activities. Leadership opportunities are available for appropriate candidates. Appropriate dental licensure in the State of Michigan required; however, a Clinical Academic Limited License may be available for qualified candidates. Candidates must be eligible to work in the USA. Faculty practice opportunities are available. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and training. Underrepresented minorities, people of color and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. The University of Michigan is an Affirmative Action\Non-Discriminatory employer
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Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of interest and goals, statement on Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and names of five professional references via this secure website: https://www.dent.umich.edu/about/faculty-recruiting. Review of the applications will begin in October of 2021.
Questions regarding the position description and responsibilities should be directed to the search committee chair: Dr. Todd Ester, Clinical Assistant Professor of Dentistry and Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion at firstname.lastname@example.org. For other questions regarding the application or search process, please contact Kim Huner at email@example.com.
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