The Department of Cariology, Operative Dentistry and Dental Public Health in the Indiana University School of Dentistry is looking for qualified applicants for a clinical-track position at the rank of assistant professor. Qualified applicants must have both specialty training in operative dentistry and doctoral level training in cariology. Additionally, qualified applicants will be those who seek to contribute to our commitment to engage the city, state, nation and beyond through teaching, research and service, in consideration of the rich diversity of our campus and city as we prepare our graduates to enter and lead in an increasingly complex world.
IUSD is located on the IUPUI campus. As an urban-serving institution whose commitment to diversity and community engagement is embodied within its mission and vision, IUPUI is a dynamic campus of nearly 30,000 students and more than 8,500 faculty and staff. As an anchor institution within the city of Indianapolis, IUPUI has been recognized for excellence in civic engagement and community partnerships.
The IUSD Department of Cariology, Operative Dentistry and Dental Public Health will expand its team with another faculty member ready to build upon the school's and campus's tradition of excellence and to further advance scholarship, education, clinical service, and community engagement. He or she will be expected to provide didactic and clinical instruction in Operative Dentistry at the pre-doctoral and graduate level; lecture in the pre-doctoral Restorative courses and modules; perform services necessary to implement the educational programs and academic objectives of the department, and develop and to lead a training and calibration program for full-time and part-time faculty in Operative Dentistry and Cariology. Additional responsibilities include scholarly activity as well as engagement in university service at the department, school and university levels.
IUSD, the only dental school in Indiana, educates approximately 80% of the dentists practicing in Indiana. Women and members of underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate must have a DDS or equivalent, an MS or MSD degree, a certificate of specialty study in operative dentistry, and a PhD or equivalent in Dental Sciences. Certification by the American Board of Operative Dentistry is strongly desired. Current licensure or eligibility for licensure in Indiana as well as current experience in teaching and development of faculty training programs and calibration within all areas noted for this position are required.
A strong record of publications in cariology and operative dentistry is strongly desired.
Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit supporting documents at http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/7768. The supporting documents are:
Signed letter of intent
Complete curriculum vitae
Names of three professional references with contact information. (when requested, submitted reference letters must be provided on letterhead stationary with referee's signature)
Department Contact for Questions:
Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to:
Mr. Damon L. Spight Faculty Recruitment Manager IU School of Dentistry Office of Faculty Affairs and Global Engagement 1121 W. Michigan Street, DS 102 Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-3070 email@example.com
OAA #: IN-DENT-DSPD19001
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 7768
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.