The West Virginia School of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time, clinical or tenure track faculty position at the assistant/associate professor level in the Department of Periodontics.
Responsibilities will include didactic and clinical teaching at the pre-doctoral and post-doctoral level; participation in faculty practice; scholarly activity; and service the University, the School of Dentistry and the community. Candidates must demonstrate experience in all aspects of periodontal therapy, implant surgery, and advanced reconstructive procedures; effective written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; leadership skills; and a strong commitment to diversity and social justice.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.