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Job ID: 202076

Oral Epidemiologist, Associate Professor
Tufts University

Date Posted Dec. 21, 2022
Title Oral Epidemiologist, Associate Professor
University Tufts University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Tufts School of Dental Medicine: Department of Public Health and Community Service
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate Professor
  • Public Health/Epidemiology

The faculty member will have a leadership role in the Department of Public Health and Community Service. The position will involve administration and growth of the Department’s postgraduate training programs, with an emphasis on developing the dental public health curriculum.  In addition, the faculty member will direct two epidemiology courses (one at the predoctoral level and one at the postdoctoral level), engage in research and scholarly activities, and public health/community outreach. Experience with grant administration will be considered a plus.


Requirements include a DMD/DDS or equivalent foreign dental degree, Ph.D degree or equivalent doctoral degree in Epidemiology from an accredited School of Public Health in the United States, and ABDPH board certification in the specialty of dental public health.  

Application Instructions

Candidates should submit a 1) curriculum vitae, 2) statement describing scholarly, research and teaching accomplishments and interests, and 3) names and addresses of at least six references. Applications should be submitted electronically through Interfolio. Review of applications will begin upon receipt and will continue until the position is filled. 

Please submit application documents electronically using the following link:

For further information, please contact Thomas Bernhard at 617-636-2749 or via email at

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