Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry

The University of Florida College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time non-tenure track faculty position in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the Assistant 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 clinical and didactic teaching of dental students and pediatric dental residents, participation in research/scholarly activity and intramural clinical practice. Minimum requirements include a DDS, DMD, or equivalent dental degree and completion of a CODA accredited advanced training program in pediatric dentistry with board certification/board eligible status with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Previous teaching experience, treatment of patients under sedation and general anesthesia, and involvement in research/scholarly activities is preferred.

UFCD currently ranks among the top-five U.S. dental schools in terms of NIH research funding. The University of Florida (UF), 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 throughout Florida, and beyond.

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. To apply, please go to http://jobs.ufl.edu/ and search for job number 523045. Applicants must 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.

For more information about the University of Florida College of Dentistry, visit: www.dental.ufl.edu.

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