THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY AT HOUSTON INVITES APPLICANTS FOR A SALARIED FULL-TIME (1.0 FTE) POSITION AS AN ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE/FULL PROFESSOR OF ENDODONTICS AND AS GRADUATE PROGRAM DIRECTOR.
This position is available September 1, 2017.
Eligible candidates must have a DDS, DMD or equivalent degree, a Certificate in Endodontics from a CODA accredited Advanced Education Program in Endodontics and current Board certification by the American Board of Endodontics. Preferred qualifications include a PhD degree and previous teaching/leadership experience in endodontics. Benefits, intramural practice, tenure track and research opportunities are available.
The applicant must have a current license or eligibility for licensure within the state of Texas. Responsibilities will include associated administrative responsibilities, didactic and clinical teaching, research, and service to the university. Academic rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The School of Dentistry is located in the Texas Medical Center which offers significant resources and important opportunities for collaboration and advanced training. The School of Dentistry is one of six health profession schools in the most comprehensive health science center in Texas. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) is an equal opportunity employer and a non-smoking environment. Qualified women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans are encouraged to apply.
This is a security sensitive position and thereby subject to Texas Education Code #51.215. A background check will be required for the final candidates.
Apply on line at: www.uth.edu
Follow these steps: select "Careers" at the top, then choose "Job Search / Apply" on the title bar, click "Search Current Openings" at the upper left, enter 161994 in the "Requisition Number Box" and then "Search".
Direct inquiries to: Dr. Scott R. Makins firstname.lastname@example.org or 713-486-4225
About University of Texas School of Dentistry at Houston
Since its founding in 1905, The University of Texas School of Dentistry (UTSD) at Houston has graduated more than 10,000 dentists, dental hygienists and postgraduate generalists and specialists. The school joined UT System in 1943 and became part of UT Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) in 1972. UTHealth is the most comprehensive academic health university in Texas, uniting schools of den...tistry, medicine, nursing, public health, biomedical sciences and biomedical informatics.
Currently, the School of Dentistry offers 10 accredited programs: DDS, dental hygiene, two primary care general residency programs, and six specialty programs, including endodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, periodontics, pediatric dentistry and prosthodontics. The school's oral and maxillofacial surgery program offers two tracks: a certificate-only program, and one leading to both a certificate and an MD degree from UTHealth Medical School.