Assistant or Associate Professor—Behavioral Sciences

Location
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Posted
Apr 10, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Dentistry
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Assistant or Associate Professor—Behavioral Sciences

Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health Sciences, Temple University, Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry

Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry is seeking candidates for a full-time tenure-track or tenured faculty position at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank.   Applicants must have a Ph.D. in clinical or social psychology or behavioral sciences with emphasis on evaluation and outcomes assessment in health settings.  The candidate is expected to develop courses and teach in an integrated clinical comprehensive clinical setting where patients’ dental, medical, physical, and behavioral factors are managed.  The candidate must have a track record in research that focuses on developing and evaluating interventions and must have existing funding or be well-trained to conduct NIH/NSF level or equivalent research that can be funded in any area related to health.  The candidate is expected to mentor clinical faculty in communication and behavioral management in clinical settings.  Research and teaching are primary foci of this faculty position.   Candidate with research grants are encouraged to apply.  There will be a significant recruitment package for research productive candidates.

     

Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.  Temple University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  For confidential consideration, interested individuals should email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, copy of residency certificate, and three references to Dr. Marisol Tellez Merchan, Chair Search Committee, Department of Pediatric Dentistry and Community Oral Health Sciences, Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry, Marisol@temple.edu.