Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor and Program Director for Endodontics (74764)Location:
Gainesville, FLOpen Date:
May 21, 2021Description:
The University of Florida College of Dentistry (UFCD) is recruiting a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position in the Department of Endodontics at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank. UFCD is one of the leading dental schools in the United States devoted to improving and promoting oral health throughout Florida, the nation and worldwide through excellence in teaching, research, patient care and service.
This position will serve as Program Director for the Advanced Education Program in Endodontics. Responsibilities for this position will center on advanced education (resident) and pre-doctoral level didactic, pre-clinical and clinical instruction, participation in research/scholarly activity and intramural faculty practice.
UFCD currently ranks among the top-five U.S. dental schools in terms of NIH research funding. The University of Florida (UF), a member of the AAU, is the largest and most comprehensive public university in the state of Florida, with large undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate educational programs. UF currently ranks 8th among the nation’s top-10 public universities. The UF Health Science Center and its six colleges (Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions, Veterinary Medicine) are co-located on the Gainesville campus, with additional teaching, research, and patient care sites throughout Florida, and beyond.
For more information about the University of Florida College of Dentistry, visit: www.dental.ufl.edu.
The position’s requirements include: a DDS, DMD or equivalent degree, advanced training in Endodontics specialty from a CODA-accredited postgraduate Endodontics program, board certification and five years of previous teaching experience. Preferred qualifications include: previous experience as program director for advanced education program in endodontics, involvement in research /scholarly activities and clinical practice. Salary and rank are commensurate with credentials and experience. Application Instructions:
Applicants should attach a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing their interest containing a statement of academic objectives, and a contact list of three references with their application for consideration. Initial review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an applicant pool is identified.
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered “official” if a designation of “Issued to Student” is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff.
The University of Florida is An Equal Employment Opportunity Institution. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.