Pediatric Dentistry DDS Program Director
Position Type: Permanent Faculty
Department: Pediatric Dentistry - 435000
Appointment Type: Tenured/Tenure Track
Vacancy ID: FAC0002309
Position Summary: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Dentistry seeks an outstanding, experienced academic leader to serve as the Pediatric Dentistry DDS Program Director. This position is a full-time, tenure-track assistant professor position in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. Aside from leading the DDS Pediatric Dentistry program, the incumbent will be expected to engage in didactic and clinical pediatric dentistry educational activities in the graduate and DDS programs and conduct research. Successful applicants will have the ability to rapidly establish a robust intramural practice within the UNC School of Dentistry's Dental Faculty Practice. In addition to excellent clinical and teaching credentials, successful applicants should have mentoring and scholarly experience, and the potential to apply for and acquire external funding. In addition, they should demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, leadership traits, and a commitment to diversity, inclusivity and collegiality.
Education Requirements: DDS or DMD or equivalent degree and previous teaching and research experience and a certificate and/or MS degree from a pediatric dentistry program are required.
Qualification and Experience: Evidence of previous teaching, research experience and scholarly activity; ABPD Diplomate status or eligibility; are required.
Equal Opportunity Employer: The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
Department Contact Name and Title: Nicole Falkowski; HR Consultant
Department Contact Telephone Number or Email: [email protected]
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