The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine invites applications for Chair of the Department of Periodontics. This full-time tenured track faculty position is at the associate or full processor level and involves the administrative responsibilities for the academic, research and clinical programs of the Department. The Department has education and clinical facilities within the School of Dental Medicine and has CODA approved certificate programs in Periodontics as well as programs that include prosthodontics and orthodontics. Residents are also enrolled in a combined Periodontics and DScD degree program. Preference will be given to applicants with a strong commitment to research as part of our tripartite mission of mission of research, teaching and patient care.
The School of Dental Medicine is searching for an individual with outstanding leadership and academic accomplishments including: Experience mentoring students, residents and faculty
Individuals with a DMD/DDS are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to candidates who can enhance the educational program and foster collaborative research. The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action equal opportunity employer. Women, minorities and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Applications may be directly submitted at the University of Pennsylvania website or by sending a letter indicating interest, five references and curriculum vitae to:
Dana Graves, DDS, DMSc, Professor
Chair of Periodontics Search Committee
Dept. of Periodontics
University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
240 South 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6030 USA
Telephone (215) 898.9068
Job Type: Full-Time, Tenure Track, Tenured
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