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Employment Opportunities - Faculty and Major Administrative 

 

Department of Endodontics

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is conducting a search for a full-time clinical or tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Endodontics.  Major responsibilities include:  clinical and didactic pre-doctoral teaching, participation in the collegiate intramural dental service plan, research, scholarly activity, and service.  The position is available July 1, 2015; screening begins immediately.  Applicants must have: DDS/DMD or equivalent; completion of an ADA accredited education program in Endodontics by time of appointment; and board eligibility or certification.  Desirable qualifications include:  M.S. and/or Ph.D. in Oral Science; record of publication and scholarship; and clinical teaching experience.  Academic rank, track and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Learn more and/or apply at Jobs@UIowa at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, reference Req #66149 and submit the following:  letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation.


Department of Prosthodontics

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is presently conducting a search for a full-time tenure-track faculty in the Department of Prosthodontics. Major responsibilities include: overseeing the treatment of patients in the prosthodontics dental student clinic; teaching undergraduate and/or graduate level courses; treatment of private patients in the department’s intramural faculty practice; and conducting research/scholarly activity to advance the specialty. The position is available December 1, 2015; screening begins immediately. Applicants must have: DDS/DMD or equivalent; by the time of appointment, a Master's Degree or Certificate in Prosthodontics from an ADA-accredited dental school; documented experience teaching prosthodontics courses; research training/experience; and demonstrated scholarly/professional growth commensurate with time following completion of advanced education. Desirable qualifications include: clinical experience via private, military, or institutional practice; and board certification. Academic rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Learn more and/or apply at Jobs@UIowa at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, reference Req #67491 and submit the following: letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation.


Department of Family Dentistry

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is presently conducting a search for a full-time clinical or tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Family Dentistry.  The position is available January 1, 2016.  Major responsibilities include:  mentoring pre-doctoral dental students; providing clinical and didactic instruction; providing prosthodontic consultation in the pre-doctoral student clinic; direct patient care of comprehensive dental patients in the pre-doctoral student clinic; and participation in the department’s intramural faculty practice.  Applicants must have:  DDS/DMD or foreign equivalent (applicants with foreign equivalent must have at least five years pre-doctoral dental student clinical teaching experience in an ADA-accredited dental school); by time of appointment, Master’s Degree or Certificate in Prosthodontics from an ADA-accredited dental school; experience teaching prosthodontic courses; teaching experience in a pre-doctoral comprehensive care clinical program; and clinical care experience via private, military, or institutional practice.  Desirable qualification:  other relevant teaching experience.  Academic rank, track and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Learn more and/or apply at Jobs@UIowa at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, reference Req #67981 and submit the following:  letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation.


Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is conducting a search for a full-time tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery.  This is an outstanding opportunity to lead an interdisciplinary research program. The department offers excellent clinical and research opportunities in oral and maxillofacial repair, bone regeneration, TMJ and pain management, tissue engineering, materials and biomaterials integration and bioprinting research. The Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery resident program is internationally recognized with strong hospital-based components, state-of-the-art facilities in both the School of Dentistry and University Hospitals, and is affiliated with the Carver College of Medicine.  The Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Department has historically played, and continues to play, strong leadership roles by providing research and academic direction to their discipline. Current departmental research themes include clinical, translational, and basic science research in craniofacial developmental, skeletal biology, genetics, tissue engineering, and treatment outcomes. In addition, numerous opportunities are available for collaboration within the School of Dentistry, Iowa Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, The Craniofacial Anomalies Research Center, and the University of Iowa community. 

Major responsibilities include:  accomplishing the priorities set by the department on the basis of its strategic plan and building an extensive research program utilizing the department strengths in clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  The position is available July 1, 2016; screening begins immediately.  Applicants must have: DDS/DMD, or PhD, or equivalent doctoral degree.  Desirable qualifications include:  a national reputation as a scholar with outstanding and innovative research accomplishments; knowledge of key aspects of modern academic dentistry; an understanding of the contributions of diversity to excellence in academic endeavors; and a federally funded research program with goals to interact with clinical researchers within the department.  Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Learn more and/or apply at Jobs@UIowa at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, reference Req #68350 and submit the following:  letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation.


Department of Periodontics

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is presently conducting a search for a full-time clinical or tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Periodontics. The position is available August 1, 2016. Major responsibilities include: clinical and didactic instruction at pre-doctoral and post-doctoral levels; professional service; and participation in the intra-mural multidisciplinary faculty practice plan. Tenure-track applicants will be expected to conduct research/scholarly activity. Applicants must have: DDS/DMD or equivalent; completion of an ADA-accredited advanced education program in Periodontics by the time of appointment; experience in all aspects of periodontology; implantology experience; and eligibility for a sedation permit. Desirable qualifications include: record of effective teaching; Board Certification/Eligibility in Periodontics; achievement in basic or clinical research relevant to periodontology/implantology; and experience in implant provisionalization. Academic rank, track and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Learn more and/or apply at Jobs@UIowa at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, reference Req #68673 and submit the following: letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation.


Clinic Administration

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is presently conducting a search for a full-time clinical-track faculty member in Clinic Administration.  The position is available July 1, 2016.  Major responsibilities include:  didactic and clinical instruction of pre-doctoral students in the College of Dentistry’s Admissions Clinic; screening and routing of patients; instruction in management of urgent care patients; and active participation in the departmental faculty practice plan.  Candidate of choice will be expected to provide urgent care including extraction and root canal therapy.  Applicants must have:  DDS/DMD from an ADA-accredited dental school.  Desirable qualifications include:  successful completion of advanced training program in general dentistry (GPR/AEGD) from an ADA-accredited institution; relevant teaching and clinical practice experience in an academic and/or hospital setting; and broad-based experience in general dentistry preferably including extraction and root canal therapy.   Academic rank and salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Learn more and/or apply at Jobs@UIowa at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/content/faculty/, reference Req #69090 and submit the following:  letter of interest, CV, and three letters of recommendation.


The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.