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Assistant/Associate Professor, General Practice Dentistry

The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston

The University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston seeks applicants for a full-time tenure or clinical educator track position in the Department of General Practice and Dental Public Health at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Applicants must have a DDS/DMD degree, or foreign equivalent, and prior teaching and/or private practice experience, and be eligible for dental licensure or faculty dental licensure in the state of Texas. Advanced training at an accredited AEGD or GPR Program is preferred.


Responsibilities include pre-clinical and clinical teaching to undergraduate dental students, research and service. Some clinical teaching is done with mobile units or on a dental van out of town; one of these positions may include periodic overnight stays. A demonstrated record of teaching experience, successful research, and/or involvement in leadership in dentistry at the local or national level is desired. An opportunity for intramural practice is available, and candidates are encouraged to participate.


The position is available August 1, 2014. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. The School of Dentistry is located within the Texas Medical Center which offers significant resources and important opportunities for collaboration and advanced training. The School of Dentistry is one of six schools in the most comprehensive health science center in Texas.


The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston is an equal opportunity employer and a non-smoking environment. Women, minorities, disabled, and veterans are encouraged to apply. This is a security sensitive position and thereby subject to Texas Education Code # 51.215. A background check will be required for the final candidate.


Instructions to Applicants: Please complete the online application at the following link. Attach a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching and research interests, and names and addresses of three (3) references:

Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled.




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