Search for University Jobs in Dentistry

Job ID: 135408

Director of Clinical Research, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (Full-Time)
Tufts University

Date Posted Dec. 20, 2019
Title Director of Clinical Research, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery (Full-Time)
University Tufts University
Boston, MA, United States
Department Tufts School of Dental Medicine: Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Director/Manager
    Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position. The full-time position is available at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level.

As director of clinical research, the candidate will be responsible for overseeing the clinical research in the department. He/She will work with pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students and faculty in the preparation of research protocols, IRB compliance, conducting research, manuscript preparation and abstract presentations. Responsibilities include research, scholarly activity, service in faculty affairs and on administrative committees in the department and school.

A DMD/DDS from an ADA accredited dental program or foreign equivalent and/or higher education degree is required.  A 3-5-year minimum experience in clinical research is preferred. Preference will be given to candidates with an external funding portfolio and an excellent record of publications reflecting independent and/or collaborative research programs, especially those who could contribute to existing departmental and institutional research.

This is a full-time faculty position.  Academic appointment and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s qualifications and experience.  

In employment, as in education, Tufts University is committed to equal opportunity and world class diversity. Review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. The position is salaried with a generous benefit and retirement program. Tufts University is an equal opportunity employer.

Interested applicants should submit a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter with a statement of academic goals and describing their interest in and goals for the position, and contact information (incl. E-mail addresses) for three references. Applications are requested to be submitted electronically:

Questions regarding the search process or assistance with uploading applications may be directed to Monika Bankowski, Sr. Faculty Affairs Officer (

Tufts University is an AA/EO employer and actively seeks candidates from diverse backgrounds.

Visit our website for more information about the Tufts University School of Dental Medicine

  • Tufts University shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

Please reference in your cover letter when
applying for or inquiring about this job announcement.

Contact Information

Please see the job description for contact details
pertaining to this university job announcement.


Refer this job to a friend or colleague!

New Search | Previous

RSS for the latest higher education jobs
Atom for the latest higher education jobs
Need a Sabbatical Home Near Boston?

Looking for a higher education job?