Assistant Professor

Job description

Job Information  

Job ID: 14382

Position # 00000375  

Provide teaching excellence in the didactic and clinical settings for dental students and periodontics residents  

Evaluate, revise and improve courses in pre-doctoral and post-graduate curriculum for the purpose of insuring relevance, keeping courses up-to-date, and introducing technological innovations where appropriate and where possible.   

Develop and conduct a research program  

Collaborate with the periodontics faculty and residents in research projects  

Serve as a mentor or advisor for periodontics residents' research projects  

Show evidence of scholarly activity with publications in peer-reviewed professional journals, and presentations at national/international professional meetings using technological innovations where appropriate and where possible provide intramural service to the DCG by serving on academic committees.   

Provide extramural service to organized dentistry and the profession of periodontics by serving on national/international committees including those in the AAP, SAP, GSP, AO, etc.  

Provide editorial services to journals   Provide CE to the dental profession      

Minimum Requirements  

DDS, DMD or its equivalent (e.g. BDS)   Required to have a periodontics certificate from a CODA accredited periodontics residency program, eligible for board certification from the American Board of Periodontology , must be able to obtain at minimum a faculty license from Georgia Board of Dentistry to teach and practice in the DPG

How To Apply  

To be considered an applicant for this position you must apply online at

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

Conditions of Employment  

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Other Information  

This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees.  "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."   Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

Equal Employment Opportunity  

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.




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Posted: 5/15/2018
Application Due: 7/14/2018
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