Louisiana State University Health New Orleans (LSUHNO) School of Dentistry in
New Orleans invites nominations and applications for the position of Chair,
Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
This is a full-time tenure track position. The Chair reports to the Dean of the School
of Dentistry. Major responsibilities
include administrative duties related to the department
and the academic, research, and clinical programs. The OMFS department is responsible
for patient care and teaching of a 6-year OMFS-MD residency in New Orleans and
Baton Rouge, as well as pre-doctoral courses and clinic coverage. The chair is also responsible for
the fiscal well-being of the department, alumni relations and fund
raising. Participation in research and
scholarly activities is expected.
should have demonstrated knowledge and commitment to equal employment
opportunity and affirmative action.
Highly desirable qualifications also include interdisciplinary and/or
interdepartmental work and experience with a variety of teaching methods or
must have a DDS/DMD or equivalent degree, and OMS board certification. Applicants must be experienced in hospital-based
OMS with skills in administration of in- and outpatient clinical services. Preference will be given to those with
additional degrees (MD, PhD). Candidates
should have a proven record of administrative experience that includes academic
leadership, education, research, clinical care and community service.
ABOUT THE SCHOOL
Louisiana State University School of Dentistry was founded in 1968 and is the
only dental school in the state. It is
located in the City Park area of New Orleans, Louisiana on a 23 acre
campus. The School of Dentistry is one
of six schools comprising the University’s Health Sciences Center. It is staffed by more than 130 full and
part-time faculty and serves approximately 300 students in pre-doctoral and
graduate training programs.
will be accepted online on the LSUHSC
Careers website, Job ID 1900.
Candidates should submit a letter of interest, a statement of teaching
and research interests, and a curriculum vitae along with a list of potential
references with online application materials. Letters of nomination may be e-mailed to John
R. Gallo, DDS, MS, Chair, Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs, at email@example.com. Applications and
nominations will be accepted until the position is filled. Academic appointment and salary will be
commensurate with training and experience.
Sciences Center New Orleans is among the nation’s most comprehensive academic
health centers and Louisiana’s flagship health university. Through its Schools of Medicine, Nursing,
Dentistry, Allied Health Professions, Graduate Studies and Public Health, LSU
Health Sciences Center New Orleans educates the majority of Louisiana’s health
professionals, as well as research scientists, faculty and health policy
leaders. A powerful economic engine, LSU
Health Sciences Center New Orleans generates thousands of jobs and has enormous
benefits are available to eligible employees and their dependents including
health, life, dental, and vision insurance; flexible spending accounts;
retirement plans; annual and sick leave; 14 paid holidays per year; wellness
benefits including a complimentary fitness center and an employee health
primary care clinic; tuition exemption; and employee discounts.
Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals
with disabilities and protected veterans.
Posted on ADEA DentEd Jobs on January 29, 2018.