Louisiana State University Health-New Orleans, School of Dentistry, Department of Oral and Craniofacial Biology, Division of Biomaterials, seeks applications for a full-time Assistant/Associate Professor level tenure-track faculty position.
The duties of this faculty position include: teaching didactic lecture of Dental Materials and other assigned courses at undergraduate (dental) and post-graduate (resident) level, mentoring undergraduate/post-graduate student research, and attracting extramural research funding from federal agencies, industries, and foundations, and pursuing scholastic and service activities.
Candidates with a terminal advanced degree in dentistry or medicine and a PhD degree are welcome to apply.
The successful candidate should demonstrate a strong track record of funded research, including federal grants, and a publication record in one or more of the following areas: Dental Materials, Biomaterials, Dental and Craniofacial Tissue Engineering or Regenerative Medicine, Microbiology, Cell Biology, Stem Cell Research, Animal Models, and Clinical Trials. The academic rank, salary and start-up packages are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Priority will be given to applicants with experience in dental education with history of mentoring student/trainee research.