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Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor of Prosthodontics
University of Florida


Date Posted May 1, 2019
Title Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor of Prosthodontics
University University of Florida
Gainesville, FL, United States
Department Department of Restorative Dental Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2019
 
 
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Prosthodontics/Restorative Dentistry
 
 

The University of Florida College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full time clinical track faculty position in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, Division of Prosthodontics at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank. The University of Florida College of Dentistry (UFCD) is one of the leading dental schools in the United States devoted to improving and promoting oral health throughout Florida, the nation and worldwide through excellence in teaching, research, patient care and service.

Responsibilities for this position will center on learner-centered pre-doctoral level didactic, pre-clinical and clinical instruction in prosthodontics, including serving as a course director, participation in intramural faculty practice, distinction in academic pursuits and service, and include opportunities for participation in the development of departmental research and/or other scholarly activities. Applicants should possess the skills and knowledge to provide clinical coverage in all aspects of general dentistry. As well as being a strong clinician, applicants should be organized, open minded, dedicated to excellence in teaching students according to the guidelines set by the department, proficient with technology and the use of electronic health records, abreast of current evidence-based dentistry and possess excellent communication skills. The position’s requirements include: a DDS, DMD or equivalent degree. Preferred qualifications include: a certificate of Prosthodontics specialty from a CODA-accredited postgraduate prosthodontics program, previous teaching experience and board certification. Salary and rank are commensurate with credentials and experience.

UFCD is one of the leading dental schools in the United States devoted to improving and promoting oral health throughout Florida, the nation and worldwide through excellence in teaching, research, patient care and service. UFCD currently ranks among the top-five U.S. dental schools in terms of NIH research funding. The University of Florida (UF), a member of the AAU, is the largest and most comprehensive public university in the state of Florida, with large undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate educational programs. UF currently ranks 8th among the nation’s top-10 public universities. The UF Health Science Center and its six colleges (Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions, Veterinary Medicine) are co-located on the Gainesville campus, with additional teaching, research, and patient care sites throughout Florida, and beyond.

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an applicant pool is identified. To apply, please go to http://jobs.ufl.edu/ and search for job number 46246. Applicants should attach a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing their interest containing a statement of academic objectives, and a contact list of three references with their application for consideration.

For more information about the University of Florida College of Dentistry, visit: www.dental.ufl.edu.


  • The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants to apply. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under Florida Sunshine and Public Records laws.


 
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