West Virginia University School of Dentistry
is seeking applications for a full-time. 12- month clinical
or tenure track faculty
position as the Chairperson of the Department of Endodontics.
of the position include
departmental leadership and management, faculty development,
quality improvement, innovation, and oversight of the department's educational, research and service activities. The Department of Endodontic
Dentistry currently includes
pre-doctoral and postdoctoral students. The Chair is expected
to participate in the departmental teaching, research and patient care activities of postgraduate endodontic residents and predoctoral students, and to serve as a professional role model for faculty, staff and students.
Candidate is expected to participate in intramural dental faculty practice. Candidates must have a DDS/DMD degree
from an accredited US or Canadian Dental
School or a foreign equivalent and be eligible
for a West Virginia dental license.
Information regarding dental
licensure in West Virginia can be obtained online.
in Endodontics is required
and candidate must be Board eligible or Board certified. The successful candidate must document a strong record ofteaching, scholarly
activity with publications, administrative experience and leadership in an academic setting, and will demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication
skills. Candidates must demonstrate effective written, verbal,
and interpersonal communication skills; leadership skills;
and a strong commitment to diversity and social justice.
West Virginia University School of Dentistry is located in the historic
community of Morgantown,
West Virginia. Located only 80 miles south of Pittsburgh, Morgantown is easily accessible to major metropolitan areas in the East and Midwest. The School of Dentistry is one of 14 colleges
in a major, land-grant research
University and is part of a comprehensive Health Sciences center
which includes Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Allied
Health, the Mary Babb Randolph Cancer Center and West Virginia University
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue
until the positions are filled by qualified candidates. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.Electronic submission of application with supporting
credentials (a letter of interest, current
curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references including names.
postal addresses, email addresses and phone numbers)
can be made at online.
General inquiries should be directed
to Dr. Aicinda Shockey,
Associate Professor, Department of Dental Hygiene
via email, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit us online for more information about the School of Dentistry and Health Sciences Center.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative
Action Employer and the recipient
of an NSF ADVANCE award
for gender equity.
The University values diversity
among its faculty,
staff and students,
and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans.
Posted on ADEA DentEd Jobs on September 29,