University Of Florida Gainesville , FL 32601
The University of Florida College of Dentistry, Department of Community Dentistry and Behavioral Science, is seeking applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position or a multi-mission track clinical position in Dental Public Health at the rank of Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a funded research program in dental public health and/or health services research and mentor DMD and graduate trainees.
Position responsibilities include conducting funded research and participating in the college's teaching activities, mentoring and service activities. Affiliate appointment in the UF College of Public Health and Health Professions is possible.
The University of Florida, a member of the AAU, is the largest and most comprehensive public university in the state of Florida, with large undergraduate, graduate, and postgraduate educational programs. The UF Health Science Center and its six colleges (Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Public Health and Health Professions, Veterinary Medicine) are co-located on the Gainesville campus, with additional teaching, research, and patient care sites across Florida and internationally.
Salary commensurate with credentials and experience. UF offers a generous benefits package.
Applicants must possess a DDS, DMD or equivalent degree.
Preference will be given to candidates with master's or PhD degrees in public health, health services research, or health policy and a demonstrated record of teaching experience, funded research, and productivity in other scholarly activities. Board certification in Dental Public Health is highly desirable.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
For consideration, applicants should attach a curriculum vitae, a cover letter describing their interest in the position, a statement of present and future research interests, and a list of three references with their online application.
Review of applications will begin on February 1, 2018 and will continue until a sufficient applicant pool is identified.
Final candidate will be required to provide official transcript to the hiring department upon hire. A transcript will not be considered "official" if a designation of "Issued to Student" is visible. Degrees earned from an education institution outside of the United States are required to be evaluated by a professional credentialing service provider approved by National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES), which can be found at http://www.naces.org/.
The University of Florida is an equal opportunity institution dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. If an accommodation due to a disability is needed to apply for this position, please call 352/392-2477 or the Florida Relay System at 800/955-8771 (TDD). Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the US. Searches are conducted in accordance with Florida's Sunshine Law.
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