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Faculty Position, Department of Restorative Dental Sciences,
Division of General Dentistry

University of Florida College of Dentistry

The University of Florida College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full time clinical track faculty position in the Department of Restorative Dental Sciences, Division of General Dentistry at the Assistant/Associate Professor rank. The University of Florida College of Dentistry (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 include serving as a student group leader in the DMD Clinical Program, participation in intramural faculty practice, excellence in academic pursuits and service, and some limited participation in the development of departmental research and/or other scholarly activities. Applicants must be experienced and able to deliver departmental and college curricular content in the predoctoral student DMD clinic, preclinic and/or didactic setting. Applicants must be able to supervise students in all aspects of restorative dentistry including comprehensive treatment planning, periodontology, endodontics, operative, fixed and removable prosthodontics, basic surgical procedures, and participate in faculty practice. As well as being an experienced clinician, applicant should be organized, open minded, dedicated to teaching predoctoral students according to the guidelines set by the department, proficient with technology and the use of electronic health records, abreast of current evidence-based dentistry and possess excellent communication skills. Experience with CAD/CAM is also desirable. Minimum requirements include a DDS, DMD, or equivalent dental degree and commitment to working with and building teams. Post-graduate training, DMD teaching experience, scholarly activities, and private practice experience is preferred. Salary and rank are commensurate with credentials and experience. 

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.

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants to apply. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under Florida Sunshine and Public Records laws.

Initial review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until an applicant pool is identified. Apply online and search for job number 503421. 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. 

Visit University of Florida College of Dentistry online for more information. 

Posted on ADEA DentEd Jobs on September 5, 2017.

 


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