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
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
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.
of Florida College of Dentistry online for more information.
Posted on ADEA DentEd Jobs on September 5, 2017.