The SIU School of Dental Medicine has an opening for a full-time (12 month) tenure track position in the Department of Growth, Development and Structure, Section of Pediatric Dentistry.
The School of Dental Medicine is centrally located on a beautiful historic campus in Alton, Illinois, 30 minutes from both downtown St. Louis and the main campus of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.
Responsibilities include didactic, laboratory and clinical teaching in the predoctoral and advanced programs, independent research and service.
Applicants must have a D.D.S. or D.M.D. degree and be eligible for licensure in compliance with the Illinois Dental Practice Act. Advanced training in pediatric dentistry from an ADA accredited program and Board certification is also required. Candidates must be eligible for local hospital credentialing. Demonstrate an interest in teaching Pediatric Dentistry. Prior teaching experience is desirable. Excellence in teaching is integral to the mission of Southern Illinois University and the School of Dental Medicine. Opportunity for extramural practice is available.