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Job Opportunities - Faculty

Clinical non-tenured track faculty position in Endodontology

 

Temple University, Kornberg School of Dentistry, is seeking to hire a full-time faculty on a non-tenured clinical-track with experience in clinical education and practice as well as scholarly activities. 

 

The faculty candidate should have a track record of didactic and clinical teaching as well as clinical practice and achievement in supporting research of residents or dental students.

 

The faculty is expected to teach in predoctoral and postgraduate programs of the department including supervising endodontic care in outreach sites. Salary and Academic rank are commensurate with experience and credentials.

 

Required Qualifications: Candidates must have a DMD, DDS or equivalent along with a certificate in endodontics from a CODA accredited postgraduate program, and must have or be eligible for either full licensure to practice dentistry or a teaching license in Pennsylvania. Preference will be given to candidates who have an American board certification in endodontics. In addition, candidates must demonstrate a record of leadership, administrative, and organizational skills with the ability to manage complex curricular and clinical issues to lead the department in an active phase of growth and change. Candidates must also have experience in new pedagogical methods including patient-centered and evidence-based oral health care. 

 

Temple University is committed to the policy that all applicants shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual orientation.

 

For specific questions or for more information regarding this position or for interested and qualified candidates to apply please submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and three professional references to: Joann Nyquist, Associate Dean jo.ann.nyquist@temple.edu

 

Assistant or Associate Professors in Comprehensive Clinical Care

 

The Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry is seeking applicants for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the Assistant or Associate Professor levels with a DMD, DDS (or equivalent).

Applicants must have experience in direct comprehensive patient care and in dental education including course directorship and teaching in any area of restorative dentistry.  A minimum of 3 years private restorative dentistry practice experience is required with predoctoral teaching and didactic and clinical teaching experience preferred. Top preference will be given to candidates with an established didactic and clinical teaching record and/or with a current faculty position at a dental school.

Responsibilities will be to teach dentistry didactically to predoctoral and graduate students, provide direct supervision of comprehensive patient care in the predoctoral and graduate clinics, course directorship, didactic teaching and evaluation, and other administrative duties as needed.  

Pennsylvania license or eligibility for full, unrestricted licensure in PA is required. Teaching license can be granted for graduate of CODA accredited specialty or AEGD/GPR programs.

Temple University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  For confidential consideration, interested individuals should email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three references to: Associate Dean Jo Ann Nyquist at jo.ann.nyquist@temple.edu.

 

Assistant Clinical Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology

Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry (TUKSOD) is seeking applicants for a faculty position in the clinical track at an assistant professor level for the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Medicine and Surgery.  This will be a joint appointment between TUKSOD and Lewis Katz School of Medicine (LKSOM).  At TUKSOD, the major responsibilities of this position will include developing an oral pathology clinical service, didactic teaching at the pre- and postdoctoral levels with a major emphasis on patient-centered clinical applications in oral medicine and oral pathology, and research especially focused on immunology and the oral microbiome.  At LKSOM, the faculty will provide clinical services in oral pathology biopsy service and clinical and didactic instruction to medical students, and residents as assigned.

The applicants must have a DDS/DMD from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) and must have successfully completed advanced accredited education in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology. Applicants must be eligible for full licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology or be a candidate for board certification.  Expertise in pre-doctoral education and clinical Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology with emphasis on multidisciplinary patient care and laboratory medicine is required.  Pursuit of scholarly activities is strongly encouraged. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. 

Interested applicants should send a cover letter indicating interest, date of availability, a current curriculum vitae and three references to: Associate Dean  Jo Ann Nyquist , Temple University Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry, 3223 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, or via email at: jo.ann.nyquist@temple.edu

 

Part Time Dentist Anesthesiologist at Temple University Advanced Dental Sedation Center

 

Temple University Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry, in Philadelphia, is seeking applicants for a part-time (1 to 2 days per week) dentist anesthesiologist adjunct faculty member. The candidate must have at least five years of experience working at a multidisciplinary sedation dental care center, preferably affiliated with an academic health center or a dental school.  Experience working and teaching in a postgraduate dental or general anesthesia program is preferred. 

 

The dentist anesthesiologist will assist with patient care as anesthesiologist in our 4-chair Sedation Center. The faculty will work with other dentists, specialists and residents who will provide the dental treatment or provide dental examination and follow-up evaluation. The Center is designed to provide care to a diverse patient population, which includes, but is not limited to, patients with behavioral, developmental, or intellectual disabilities; pediatric patients; adults with dental anxiety, fear or phobia; and those in need of complex oral surgical procedures.

 

Candidates must be an active clinician and dentist anesthesiologist who is certified by the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology or eligible for board certification. Eligibility for unrestricted licensure and General Anesthesia Permit in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

 

Interested applicants should send a cover letter indicating interest, date of availability, a current curriculum vitae and three references to: Sean Patton, Assistant Director for Administration, Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry, 3223 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, or via email at: sean.patton@temple.edu.  

 

Temple is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

Full Time Dentist Anesthesiologist at Temple University Advanced Dental Sedation Center

 

Temple University Maurice H. Kornberg School of Dentistry, in Philadelphia, is seeking applicants for a full-time dentist anesthesiologist faculty position at a rank to be determined based on academic credentials.  The candidate must have at have at least five years of experience working at a multidisciplinary sedation dental care center, preferably affiliated with an academic health center or a dental school.  Experience working and teaching in a postgraduate dental or general anesthesia program is preferred. 

 

The dentist anesthesiologist will direct patient care as anesthesiologist in our 4-chair Sedation Center. The faculty will work with other dentists, specialists and residents who will provide the dental treatment or provide dental examination and follow-up evaluation. The Center is designed to provide care to a diverse patient population which includes, but is not limited to, patients with behavioral, developmental, or intellectual disabilities; pediatric patients; adults with dental anxiety, fear or phobia; and those in need of complex oral surgical procedures. The selected faculty will participate in teaching activities such as, didactic and clinical instruction of pre-doctoral or postdoctoral students or residents in local anesthesia and sedation techniques, credentialing and C.E. for faculty of the sedation center, medical emergency training for pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students, nitrous oxide for pre-doctoral students, and sedative and analgesic techniques for students and faculty.  Knowledge of dental and medical insurance, credentialling, certification, and reimbursement for sedation care is necessary.

 

Candidates must be an active clinician and dentist anesthesiologist who is certified by the American Dental Board of Anesthesiology or eligible for board certification. Eligibility for unrestricted licensure and General Anesthesia Permit in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania is required. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

 

Interested applicants should send a cover letter indicating interest, date of availability, a current curriculum vitae and three references to: Dr. Jo Ann Nyquist , Temple University Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry, 3223 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, or via email at: jo.ann.nyquist@temple.edu

 

Temple is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

Assistant or Associate Professor, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry is seeking applicants for a full-time faculty position in the clinical-track at an assistant or associate professor level for the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Medicine and Surgery. Major responsibilities of this position will include didactic and clinical teaching at the pre- and postdoctoral levels, supervision of the OMS residents, provision of direct patient care including on-call coverage, and participate in research and other collaborative activities at the Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry and its affiliated sites.

The applicants must have a DDS/DMD from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA)of the American Dental Association and must have successfully completed advanced training in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at a CODA accredited institution. Applicants must be eligible for full licensure in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery or be a candidate for board certification. Expertise in pre-doctoral education and full-scope of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery with emphasis on office anesthesia, Sleep Apnea and Orthognathic Surgery are highly desirable. Pursuit of scholarly activities is strongly encouraged. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience and qualifications.

Temple University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. For confidential consideration, interested individuals should email a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three references to:
Mehran Hossaini, DMD; mhossaini@temple.edu