The College of Dentistry at The Ohio State University is seeking applications for clinical track faculty positions at the rank of assistant/associate professor in the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry. The primary responsibility for this position will be directing and supporting didactic and clinical courses in the predoctoral restorative dentistry curricula. Other duties include contributing to the overall mission of the division, participating in university and college governance, supporting the colleges continuing education programs, and practicing in the colleges affiliated contemporary intramural Dental Faculty Practice.
Candidates must have a DDS/DMD degree or equivalent, previous predoctoral teaching experience, and clinical proficiency in CAD/CAM dentistry. They also must be eligible for a regular or limited teaching license by the Ohio State Dental Board. Information on state dental licensure is available at dental.ohio.gov/Licensure/Dentist.aspx. Preference will be given to candidates with training in dental materials, cariology, digital technology, and an MS, PhD, EdD, or other advanced degree. A tenure track appointment requires candidates to demonstrate a record of research, scholarly works, and teaching excellence.
The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a desire to create an environment that promotes collegiality, collaboration, and cultural diversity among members of various education, research, and service cultural communities. A willingness to serve as a role model and advocate for the ideals of professionalism and high ethical standards in a health science educational setting is essential.
Salary and academic rank are commensurate with qualifications. Candidates should submit a personal statement that delineates professional qualifications and career goals, along with curriculum vitae and three professional references.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.