The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of
Dentistry invites applications for an Associate Dean for Research, a full-time,
research-intensive, senior-level, tenure-track faculty position. UAB is a
research-intensive university institution with over $361 million in research
funding in 2016. The School of Dentistry has ranked first nationally in
NIH/NIDCR funding for each of the past five years.
The successful candidate will: develop and lead a major research program within
the School of Dentistry; engage the substantial expertise throughout the UAB
campus and take a leadership role within it; provide leadership and management
of the school’s research enterprise, which includes research strategic
planning, assisting with recruitment and retention of research faculty and
staff, mentoring and advising, review and approval of research proposals and
oversee compliance with university research policies and procedures, while
continuing an individual successful research enterprise as an example for fellow
possess a DDS/DMD/MD and/or PhD or equivalent with a history of leadership,
research funding, and productivity in the broadly defined area of oral health
research. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the
position is filled. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications
and experience. A pre-employment background investigation is performed on
candidates selected for employment.
Interested individuals are encouraged to apply online.
UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which
all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of,
race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith,
gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also
encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.
Posted on ADEA DentEd
Jobs on July 31, 2017.