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Position Description: Penn Dental Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Department of Periodontics
Assistant or Associate Professor of Periodontics
The Department of Periodontics, University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine invites applications for a full-time, clinician educator track position available at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor level.
The position calls for a person whom, through excellence in teaching, Periodontics and research, are able to build and maintain the department's reputation nationally and internationally thorough leadership and direction of departmental activities, including: postdoctoral education programs, research and service to the community. Preference will be given to candidates who have previous graduate teaching experience. The successful candidate must have completed a Commission on Dental Accreditation approved Advanced Education program in Periodontics and have a DMD degree and be eligible for a Pennsylvania dental license. The candidate must also be a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology. Clinical practice within the University is available.
Applicants are invited to submit curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, and names of three references. Review of applications will begin January 2, 2013 and continue until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2013. Applicants can apply via the University of Pennsylvania website or by submitting materials to:
Joseph P. Fiorellini DMD, DMSc
Professor and Chair
Department of Periodontics
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030
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