The University of Utah School of Dentistry – Dental Faculty

The University of Utah School of Dentistry (UUSOD) is accepting applications for several faculty to join our dental school faculty in 2022. The positions are available in the tenure-line or career-line (clinical track/adjunct track) at the instructor, assistant, associate, or full professor rank. Rank will be determined by the candidate’s experience and qualifications.

Join a Talented and Inclusive School:

• We seek qualified applicants who support diversity and inclusion initiatives and foster a diverse, supportive, and inclusive environment for faculty and students.

• We seek accomplished clinicians who are highly motivated to teach in a dental school that was established in 2012. Candidates need to possess the skills, capacities and interests to educate and train an exceptionally talented group of students in a research-intensive university environment that thrives on innovation, is driven by a humanistic culture of inclusion and ethics, and is committed to leading the nation in the transformation of value-based health care. The UUSOD currently offers a DDS degree with a class size of 50 pre-doctoral students in each of four years. We also offer our highly-regarded general practice residency which trains 10 residents annually.

• Beyond our competitive salary, the University’s and School of Dentistry’s benefits program is tremendous, including: health care, prescription drug, behavioral health, dental, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, retirement plans, supplemental retirement plans, retiree benefits, accidental death & dismemberment, disability, life insurances, long-term care, home and auto insurance, legal plans, military benefits, and large tuition benefits for you and family (see more details here: https://www.hr.utah.edu/benefits/).

What We’re Looking For:

• Qualified candidates be a graduate of an accredited dental school. For our specialty positions they must also have completed an accredited specialty program and be either board eligible or board certified. All candidates must be eligible for a dental license in the state of Utah.

• We are looking for applicants who are committed to educating and mentoring dental students to be technically proficient in all aspects of oral health care and who can serve as role models for compassionate and ethical care of patients. We also seek individuals whose drive and intellectual curiosity help advance research that leads to new therapeutics for dentistry. We seek applicants with insights and vision for partnering with other primary health care professionals to improve oral and overall health for patients.

A Great Quality of Life:

Considered one of the best places to live in the world, Utah is home to the world’s best skiing, once-in-a-lifetime hikes in Zion National Park, world-renowned stargazing in Bryce Canyon National Park, timeless reflection in Arches National Park, not to mention the magazine-worthy mountain biking trails in Moab. If that is not enough, hit top speeds on Utah’s historic salt flats, or take a short trip to the Grand Canyon or Yellowstone National Park.

How to Apply:

Candidates should submit current curriculum vitae, a cover letter that summarizes teaching, clinical and scholarly experiences, and the names and contact information of three professional references. All applications must be submitted online. Please scan the QR code provided and then search for “Dentistry”; “Faculty” on our website. Inquires may be directed to: Jeri Bullock, DDS Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs Dental Director, South Main Clinic School of Dentistry Jeri.Bullock@hsc.utah.edu Open Positions: • Periodontist: http://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/114519 • Oral Surgeon: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/132837 • SOD Clinical Faculty Rose Park: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/129378 • SOD Clinical Faculty: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/130304 • SOD Adjunct Faculty: https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/113064 • SOD Faculty Practice Lead:

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