Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in Orthodontics (80908)

University of Florida
Gainesville, FL

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Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Dentistry, Professional Fields, Veterinary Science
Position Type
Assistant Professor
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in Orthodontics (80908)

Gainesville, FL
Open Date:
Sep 1, 2021

The University of Florida College of Dentistry (UFCD) is recruiting a full-time, clinical non-tenure track faculty position in the Department of Orthodontics 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.

Responsibilities will include clinical and didactic teaching of predoctoral (DMD) students and orthodontics residents, participation in research/scholarly activity and intramural clinical practice.

The University of Florida, 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.  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 across Florida, and internationally.


Minimum requirements include a DDS, DMD, or equivalent dental degree and completion of advanced training program in orthodontics, preferably from a CODA accredited advanced training program. Preference will be given to board certified or board eligible candidates. Previous teaching experience and involvement in research /scholarly activities is also preferred. Salary and rank are commensurate with credentials and experience. 

Application Instructions:

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an application pool is identified and the position is filled. Applicants should attach curriculum vitae including a teaching and/or research statement, along with a cover letter describing their interest in the position, and a list of three references with their application for consideration. 

For more information about the University of Florida College of Dentistry, visit:

The 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   

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.  


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