West Virginia University School of Dentistry is seeking applications for two full time prosthodontics faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level in the Department of Restorative Dentistry. The possibility exists for the position to be either tenure-track or clinical track. Responsibilities will include pre- and post-doctoral didactic and clinical teaching in prosthodontics, scholarly activity, and faculty practice.
Candidates must have a DDS/DMD degree from an accredited US or Canadian Dental School or a foreign equivalent, be board certified or board eligible for the American board of Prosthodontics andmust be eligible for a West Virginia dental license; information regarding licensure in WV can be obtained at http://www.wvdentalboard.org/. The Department of Restorative Dentistry currently includes the disciplines of operative dentistry, prosthodontics (fixed, removable, and implant prosthodontics) and dental materials. Candidates must demonstrate effective written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills; leadership skills; and a strong commitment to diversity and social justice.An MS degree in addition to their specialty certificate in Prosthodontics is desirable. West Virginia University School of Dentistry is located in the historic community of Morgantown, West Virginia. Located only 80 miles south of Pittsburgh, Morgantown is easily accessible to major metropolitan areas in the East and Midwest. It has been named one of the best small cities in the U.S.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled by a qualified candidate. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Electronic submission of application with supporting credentials (a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae and contact information for three professional references including names, postal addresses, email addresses and phone numbers) can be made at http://employmentservices.hr.wvu.edu/faculty-portal.For more information on the School of Dentistry and Health Sciences Center see http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/sod/ or http://www.hsc.wvu.edu/
Candidates must have a DDS/DMD degree from an accredited US or Canadian Dental School or a foreign equivalent, Be board certified or board eligible for the American board of Prosthodontics Must be eligible for a West Virginia dental license An MS degree in addition to their specialty certificate in Prosthodontics is desirable.
West Virginia University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and the recipient of an NSF ADVANCE award for gender equity. The University values diversity among its faculty, staff and students, and invites applications from all qualified individuals, including minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, and veterans
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.