Academic Opportunities

McGill University Tenure-Track Position
(Assistant Professor)
(Microbiology Research)

Job Description

The Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences of McGill University is seeking to recruit an outstanding researcher for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, in the field of computational microbiology.

https://mcgill.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/McGill_Careers/job/McGill-College-2001/Tenure-Track-Faculty-Position–Assistant-Professor—Microbiology-Research-_JR0000035324

Position Description

The Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences of McGill University is seeking to recruit an outstanding researcher for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor, in the field of microbiology.

The selected candidate will be expected to conduct world-class independent research, successfully compete for external grant funding, and contribute to a dynamic research and training environment at McGill. The candidate should champion the Faculty’s vision, mission, and shared values. (https://www.mcgill.ca/dentistry/faculty).

Job Duties:

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Develop and maintain a funded research program of the highest international standards in the Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences and disseminate research findings through peer-reviewed publications and other knowledge translation activities.
  • Supervise graduate (MSc, PhD) students at the Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences
  • Demonstrate a commitment to maintaining and enhancing excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate education.
  • Contribute to the oral microbiology curriculum and provide teaching activities at DMD in microbiology,
  • Provide guidance in infection control in the Faculty labs and clinics
  • Participate in service to the Faculty, university and academic community.

Qualifications and Education Requirements:

Applicants must have a PhD and at least a one-year postdoctoral experience in Microbiology or related field. Candidates who additionally hold a DMD or DDS degrees are strongly encouraged to apply.

An outstanding record of research/scholarly activities: A record of research funding, quality of publications in top ranked, internationally recognized journals, presentations at significant national and international conferences, awards and accolades, and strong endorsements by referees of international stature. Applicants with a research program focused on other aspects of microbiology with relevance to oral health will also be considered.

In accordance with career stage, candidates are expected to demonstrate evidence of high quality and excellence in teaching and supervision of MSc, PhD students.

A record and interest in innovation and knowledge transfer.

McGill University is an English-language university where most teaching and research activities are conducted in the English language, thereby requiring English communication both verbally and in writing.

JOB DETAILS

Job Type: Tenure-track
Rank: Assistant Professor
Job Status: Full-time
Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Posting period: 30 days
Deadline to apply: April 30, 2023

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications must be submitted in Workday.

The following supporting documents are required:

  • A cover letter and full curriculum vitae (as 1 pdf document)
  • Research statement describing vision and research program (2 page)
  • Three important contributions and leadership activities (1 page)
  • Teaching statement (1-2 pages)
  • Contact information for three references.

McGill University is committed to equity and diversity within its community and values academic rigour and excellence. We welcome and encourage applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities.

At McGill, research that reflects diverse intellectual traditions, methodologies, and modes of dissemination and translation is valued and encouraged. Candidates are invited to demonstrate their research impact both within and across academic disciplines and in other sectors, such as government, communities, or industry.

McGill further recognizes and fairly considers the impact of leaves (e.g., family care or health-related) that may contribute to career interruptions or slowdowns. Candidates are encouraged to signal any leave that affected productivity, or that may have had an effect on their career path. This information will be considered to ensure the equitable assessment of the candidate’s record.

McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated equity groups to self-identify. It further seeks to ensure the equitable treatment and full inclusion of persons with disabilities by striving for the implementation of universal design principles transversally, across all facets of the University community, and through accommodation policies and procedures. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, this email or phone at 514-398-2477.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Reposted April 4, 2023

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Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery – Assistant Professor (2 positions)
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
University of Western Ontario
London, CANADA

The University of Western Ontario (Western University) is an internationally renowned research-intensive university that is ranked among the top-ten in Canada, and prides itself in the “student experience” of its educational programs.  Included in these programs are medical (MD) and dental (DDS) students within the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry (the School), which accounts for the only other dental school in Ontario that is outside of Toronto. The Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry has a long tradition of excellence, beginning with the founding of the medical school in 1881 and continuing with the formation of the dental school in 1964. It is one of Canada’s preeminent medical and dental schools and is known for being the birthplace of family medicine in Canada. For more than 130 years, the School has demonstrated a commitment to academic excellence and a passion for scientific discovery. Accordingly, the dental school draws on a highly qualified and talented pool of applicants that train in very rigorous and demanding professional programs. The didactic content is enriched by the medical sciences, and the clinical experience supported by local general and specialist practitioners, and a large patient pool from across Southwestern Ontario.

Applications are invited for two (2) full-time positions in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The successful candidates will be appointed to Limited Term academic appointments at the rank of Assistant Professor in the Schulich School of Dentistry. The successful candidate will be appointed for a term of up to 5 years. The successful candidate may have a 50% reduced workload to allow the successful candidate to perform 50% clinical service at London Health Sciences Centre and/or St. Joseph’s Health Care London, subject to the approval(s) of the appointments by the hospitals. Depending on qualifications, including a sufficiently strong track record in research, teaching and/or administration will be considered for an appointment at a higher rank. This position would be effective July 1, 2023, or as soon as possible thereafter. Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery is housed within the Schulich School of Dentistry and the Teaching Hospitals of Western University, which include Victoria and University Hospitals of the London Health Sciences Centre as well as St. Joseph’s Health Care. Facilities include clinics in the hospitals, operating room access and a state of the art out-patient operating room facility within the School of Dentistry.

Candidates must possess a DDS/DMD degree or equivalent; have postgraduate specialist training in oral surgery; FRCD(C) certification (or eligibility) and fellowship training in an OMFS sub-specialty is preferred. The successful candidate will be eligible to apply for and maintain an active appointment with London Health Sciences Centre / St. Joseph’s Health Care, Department of Dentistry | LHSC and be eligible for full licensure within the Province of Ontario, subject to the approval(s) of the hospitals. Teaching and research experience required, and administration experience would be an asset.

The successful candidate will also have a commitment to and demonstrated aptitude for teaching and will be expected to teach both didactically and clinically and will serve as a course director. The incumbent will be responsible for the supervision and evaluation of undergraduate dental students, dental clinical fellows and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery residents assigned to the affiliated teaching hospitals. Effective administration as part of the Undergraduate Dentistry Program, the Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Program and the Dental General Practice Residency Program will be a component of the position.

This position will be compensated by an academic salary for the academic component and will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The compensation and benefits plan will be prorated in accordance with the Reduced Workload, as appropriate. Clinical service time is compensated through private billings and fee for service.

With a full-time enrolment of 32,000, Western University graduates students in a full range of academic and professional programs. The University campus is in London, a city of 404,000, located midway between Toronto and Detroit. With parks, tree-lined streets and bicycle trails, London is known as the “Forest City”. London boasts an international airport, galleries, theatre, music, and sporting events. See www.ledc.com/why-london to learn more. For further information, please see: www.schulich.uwo.ca/dentistry and www.london.ca. Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families.

Applicants must complete the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at (www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/pdf/full-time-application-form.pdf) and submit this form along with the following: (1) cover letter, (2) detailed curriculum vitae, 3) a one-page teaching statement,  and (4) the names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Carlos Quiñonez
Vice-Dean and Director of Dentistry
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
The University of Western Ontario
1151 Richmond St., London, ON, N6A 5C1
Canada

Applications can also be emailed to [email protected]. Review of applications will begin after March 17, 2023. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Devin Hutchinson, [email protected] or 519-661-2111 Ext. 82823.

Posted on Faculty Relations website February 17, 2023
Posting number:  2023-006

Posted February 23, 2023

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The Faculty of Dental Medicine and Oral Health Sciences of McGill University is seeking to recruit an outstanding researcher for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant Professor or Associate Professor, in the field of Craniofacial Development and Prosthodontics care.

https://mcgill.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com/McGill_Careers/job/McGill-College-2001/Tenure-Track-Faculty-Position–Assistant-Professor–Associate-Professor–Craniofacial-Development-and-Prosthodontics-Care–_JR0000039339

McGill University is committed to equity and diversity within its community and values academic rigour and excellence. We welcome and encourage applications from racialized persons/visible minorities, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, ethnic minorities, and persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, as well as from all qualified candidates with the skills and knowledge to engage productively with diverse communities.

At McGill, research that reflects diverse intellectual traditions, methodologies, and modes of dissemination and translation is valued and encouraged. Candidates are invited to demonstrate their research impact both within and across academic disciplines and in other sectors, such as government, communities, or industry.

McGill further recognizes and fairly considers the impact of leaves (e.g., family care or health-related) that may contribute to career interruptions or slowdowns. Candidates are encouraged to signal any leave that affected productivity, or that may have had an effect on their career path. This information will be considered to ensure the equitable assessment of the candidate’s record.

McGill implements an employment equity program and encourages members of designated equity groups to self-identify. It further seeks to ensure the equitable treatment and full inclusion of persons with disabilities by striving for the implementation of universal design principles transversally, across all facets of the University community, and through accommodation policies and procedures. Persons with disabilities who anticipate needing accommodations for any part of the application process may contact, in confidence, this email or phone at 514-398-2477.

All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply; however, in accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted April 20, 2023

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Director, Periodontology Graduate Program

ABOUT THE UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA

The University of Alberta, founded in 1908, is one of Canada’s foremost research-intensive universities with an operating budget of over one billion dollars annually and enrollment of approximately 44,000 students. The external research funding is over 500 million dollars. The University is situated in the provincial capital of Edmonton, home to over one million people. The greater Edmonton area offers all the amenities of a large urban center and is known internationally for its thriving arts and festival scene, a vast array of sports and fitness opportunities, one of North America’s largest stretches of riverfront urban parkland, and top-ranked health care. The University of Alberta has an institutional commitment to Indigenous Initiatives and Equity, Diversity, and Inclusivity.

Strategic Plan for Equity Diversity Inclusivity

Indigenous Initiatives

U of A for Tomorrow

University of Alberta Strategic Plan

Student Experience Action Plan

The University of Alberta is teeming with change makers, community builders, and world shapers who lead with purpose each and every day. We are home to more than 44,000 students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate programs, over 13,000 faculty and staff, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work will have a meaningful influence on a fascinating cross section of people—from our students and stakeholders to our renowned researchers and innovators who are quite literally curing diseases, making discoveries and generating solutions that make the world healthier, safer, stronger, and more just.

FACULTY OF MEDICINE & DENTISTRY

Advancing medical education and research

The Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta is dedicated to providing learner-centred educational programs that meet the health-care needs of our communities. Our goal is to graduate qualified, compassionate and inquisitive practitioners and researchers accomplished in health-care delivery and scholarship.

We are committed to serving patients and populations by providing a rich interdisciplinary environment of learning, practice, research and public service for all our students and faculty.

Programs and Education

Our faculty offers fully accredited programs at the undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate levels, and ongoing professional development activities. We train physicians, researchers in the clinical and basic sciences, medical laboratory scientists, radiation therapists, dentists and dental hygienists.

Learners are taught in a variety of environments that include: classroom, online, labs, hospital units, ambulatory clinics and community-based teaching sites throughout Alberta. We value collaboration across the health professions and academic disciplines.

World-class Research

The Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry strives to be an international leader in generating, applying and disseminating new medical and dental knowledge for the benefit of all. As such, research is given high priority and is fully integrated with teaching and clinical activities.

Studying how to teach, and teach better, ultimately results in better patient care.

The Alumni Family

Members of the FoMD alumni remain engaged in the Faculty; attending annual events like Alumni Weekend, sharing their experience as mentors and preceptors, and participating in Class reunions and contributing to class gifts.

Please visit the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry website to learn more.

THE OPPORTUNITY

The Director, Periodontology Graduate Program provides leadership in the Periodontology Graduate Program in the areas of didactic and clinical teaching, overall program curriculum, clinical program administration, clinical experiences, patient care, student research, and external relations with the dental community.

Term of Appointment:

Five (5) years, with potential for renewal following discussion with the Chair, School of Dentistry; the length of the second term may be dependent on the needs of the School and the incumbent but will not exceed five (5) years. Following the second term, the position will be subject to a search and selection process.

The Director, Periodontology Graduate Program position has a 0.2 FTE designated administrative time allocation.

THE PERSON

Education:          DDS or equivalent degree from an accredited dental faculty/school and graduate level (MSc or preferably PhD) specialty training in periodontology.

Licensure:           Must be eligible for registration with the Alberta Dental Association and College as a certified specialist in periodontics and have completed the FRCDC or equivalent specialty qualification in periodontics.

Experience:        Significant experience in periodontology graduate student clinical and didactic teaching. Established research focus with peer-reviewed funding and significant publication record.

Demonstrated administrative experience in coordinating a graduate clinical program, staff supervision and financial management preferred.

Skills:                    Strong management skills, effective communication skills, strong interpersonal skills, good computer skills.

Other:                   Strong leadership and analytic capabilities. Ability to manage multiple demands and interruptions while adhering to strict deadlines.

Demonstrated collaborative approach to planning, implementing and evaluating progress.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203(3) (e)), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application. If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application.

 For a complete copy of the Opportunity Profile visit: https://leadersinternational.com/university-of-alberta-director-periodontology-graduate-program/

Posted July 21, 2023

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Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics – Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
London, Ontario, CANADA

Western University is an internationally renowned research-intensive university that is ranked among the top-ten in Canada, and prides itself in the student experience of its educational programs. Included in these programs are medical (MD) and dental (DDS) students within the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry (the School). The School has a long tradition of excellence, beginning with the founding of the medical school in 1881 and continuing with the formation of the dental school in 1964. The School draws on a highly qualified and talented pool of applicants that train in rigorous and demanding professional programs. The didactic content is enriched by the foundational sciences, and the clinical experience is supported by local practitioners, community and hospital clinics, and a large patient pool from across Southwestern Ontario.

Applications are invited from qualified individuals for one position in Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics, to begin January 1, 2025, or as soon as possible thereafter. The successful candidate will be appointed to a Full-time Probationary (tenure-track) faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor, preferred. Exceptional applicants will be considered for an appointment at a higher rank. Qualified applicants will have a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent), as well as training in an advanced specialty program in Orthodontics granting them an MSc, PhD, or equivalent graduate degree. Candidates must be eligible to obtain a specialty license in Orthodontics with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. Fellowship in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and/or Board Certification with the American Board of Orthodontics is also preferred.

Candidates will be expected to establish and maintain an externally funded research program and should have a record of achievement in research and publication appropriate for their stage of career. Any area of dental research can apply, although preference will be given to applicants with a record of research relevant to the specialty of Orthodontics. The successful candidates will participate in the teaching and service activities of the dental school, particularly its Graduate Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopaedics Program, and will be considered for cross-appointment in departments within and outside of the School. In addition to clinical teaching and research, it is expected that the candidate will participate in curriculum design renewal, monitoring of student clinical progression and participation in faculty calibration and development.

Successful candidates should possess a demonstrated aptitude for leadership as well as teaching and clinical mentoring of junior colleagues, students, or residents in either community dental practice or institutional programs. Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language and must be willing to work in a collaborative manner in both teaching and administration. Compensation will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The opportunity for private practice is afforded by the provision of a consulting privilege of one day per week.

Western University is one of Canada’s leading research-intensive universities, and Schulich Medicine & Dentistry has a long history of excellence in biomedical, applied, clinical, and public health research. Western has a full range of academic and professional programs for over 37,000 undergraduate and graduate students. For additional information, please see: www.uwo.ca. The dental school has full-time faculty members, cross and jointly appointed faculty members from basic and clinical departments and at various research institutes in London, Ontario.‎

With a full-time enrolment of 32,000, Western University graduates students from a full range of academic and professional programs. The University campus is in London, a city of 404,000, located midway between Toronto and Detroit. With parks, tree-lined streets and bicycle trails, London is known as the “Forest City”. London boasts an international airport, galleries, theatre, music, and sporting events. See www.ledc.com/why-london to learn more. For further information, please see: www.schulich.uwo.ca/dentistry and www.london.ca. Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families.

Applicants must complete the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at (www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/pdf/full-time-application-form.pdf) and submit this form along with the following: (1) cover letter, (2) detailed curriculum vitae, (3) brief description of research accomplishments and future plans, (4) a one-page teaching statement that describes their teaching experience and philosophy, and (5) the names and contact information of three references to:

Carlos Quiñonez, DMD, MSc, PhD, FRCD(C)
Vice Dean and Director of Dentistry
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
1151 Richmond St. N.
Dental Sciences Building, Room 1003
London, Ontario N6A 5C1

Applications can also be emailed to [email protected]. Review of applications will begin after November 1, 2023. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Positions are subject to budget approval. Applicants should have fluent written and oral communication skills in English. The University invites applications from all qualified individuals. Western is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace and welcomes applications from women, members of racialized groups, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, and persons of any gender identity or gender expression.  

In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.  

Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodations for interviews or other meetings, please contact Devin Hutchinson, [email protected] or 519-661-2111 Ext. 82823. 

Posted on Faculty Relations website October 10, 2023.
Posting number:  2023-064

Posted Oct 12, 2023

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FACULTY POSITION IN OPERATIVE DENTISTRY
POSITION #22152

Description

The Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval invites applications from qualified candidates for one clinical dentistry teaching position in the field of operative dentistry.

The incumbent of this position will, by the nature of his or her teaching, research, and participation activities, work primarily in operative dentistry in the Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval and contribute to the development of research and knowledge in this field. Responsibilities include teaching, research in operative dentistry, student supervision and administrative duties.

CONDITIONS

Full-time position

Collective Agreement in force

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Salary Scales

SELECTION CRITERIA

The candidate’s area of expertise should cover the field of operative dentistry. His/her ability to contribute to the development of research and to collaborate with researchers in different fields will also be considered.
Applicants must:
1.Have a DMD or DDS or equivalent.
2.Hold or be eligible for a license by l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ).
3.Hold a graduate certificate in Operative dentistry or be inclined to obtain one.
4.Hold or commit to obtain a Master of Science degree; the candidate who holds a PhD in science will also be considered.
5.Demonstrate teaching skills and be able to teach in French or make arrangements to become proficient in French within reasonable time.
6.Have demonstrated pedagogical skills and an interest in research and teaching.

Position starting date: To be determined.

Application deadline: application must be received by April 2nd, 2024.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application including: a letter of intent/motivation, a detailed curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three individuals who could provide references. Applications should be mailed or emailed to the Dean’s Office:

Dr. Petros Papagerakis, Dean
Faculté de médecine dentaire
Pavillon de Médecine dentaire
2420, rue de la Terrasse, local 1615B
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Canada
Email: [email protected]

To learn more about the Faculté de médecine dentaire and available positions, please visit our website.

Université Laval is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. The university welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted December 5, 2023

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FACULTY POSITION IN OPERATIVE DENTISTRY
POSITION #22152

Description

The Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval invites applications from qualified candidates for one clinical dentistry teaching position in the field of operative dentistry.

The incumbent of this position will, by the nature of his or her teaching, research, and participation activities, work primarily in operative dentistry in the Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval and contribute to the development of research and knowledge in this field. Responsibilities include teaching, research in operative dentistry, student supervision and administrative duties.

Conditions

Full-time position

Collective Agreement in force

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Salary Scales

Selection Criteria

The candidate’s area of expertise should cover the field of operative dentistry. His/her ability to contribute to the development of research and to collaborate with researchers in different fields will also be considered.
Applicants must:
1. Have a DMD or DDS or equivalent.
2. Hold or be eligible for a license by l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ).
3. Hold a graduate certificate in Operative dentistry or be inclined to obtain one.
4. Hold or commit to obtain a Master of Science degree; the candidate who holds a PhD in science will also be considered.
5. Demonstrate teaching skills and be able to teach in French or make arrangements to become proficient in French within reasonable time.
6. Have demonstrated pedagogical skills and an interest in research and teaching.

Position starting date: To be determined.

Application deadline: application must be received by April 2nd, 2024.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application including: a letter of intent/motivation, a detailed curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three individuals who could provide references. Applications should be mailed or emailed to the Dean’s Office:

Dr. Petros Papagerakis, Dean
Faculté de médecine dentaire
Pavillon de Médecine dentaire
2420, rue de la Terrasse, local 1615B
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Canada
Email: [email protected]

To learn more about the Faculté de médecine dentaire and available positions, please visit our website.

Université Laval is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. The university welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted December 7, 2023

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FACULTY POSITION IN PEDODONTICS
POSITION #22150

DESCRIPTION

The Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval invites applications from qualified individual for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in Pedodontics. The successful candidates will be required to deliver didactic, pre-clinical and clinical teaching at the predoctoral and postdoctoral levels, supervise students, contribute to the development of knowledge through participation in research activities, and undertake administrative activities including meetings and committee work.

CONDITIONS

Full-Time Position

Collective Agreement in force

Salary and academic rank

Salary Scales

SELECTION CRITERIA

Successful candidates will be required to have potential for teaching excellence in Pedodontics, research experience and the ability to contribute to the development of knowledge and to collaborate with researchers from various disciplines.

Applicants must:
1. Have a DMD or DDS or equivalent;
2. Hold or be eligible for a license by l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ);
3. Hold a graduate specialty degree in Pedodontics or be in the process of obtaining one;
4. Hold or commit to obtain a Master of Science degree; the candidate who holds a PhD in science or demonstrates an interest in pursuing studies at a PhD level will be highly considered;
5. Demonstrate teaching skills and be able to teach in French or make arrangements to become proficient in French within reasonable time;
6. Have demonstrated pedagogical skills and an interest in research and teaching.

Position starting date: To be determined.

Application deadline: application must be received by April 2nd, 2024.

Interested candidates must submit, by regular or electronic mail, a letter of interest, a detailed curriculum vitae, and names and contact information of three referees to:

Dr. Petros Papagerakis, Dean
Faculté de médecine dentaire
Pavillon de Médecine dentaire
2420, rue de la Terrasse, bureau 1615B
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Canada
Email: [email protected]

To learn more about the Faculté de médecine dentaire and available positions, please visit our website.

Université Laval is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. The university welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

 

Updated 27/02/2024

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Lecturer in Dentistry (DMD)
Department of Oral Health Sciences
University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus
Start date: July 1st, 2024

 

Full/Part Time: 0.8 to 1.0 FTE (4 or 5 days per week)
Up to three (3) openings
Starting salary is $110,000.00 and may be negotiated based on experience and credentials.
The UBC Faculty of Dentistry invites applications for a full-time faculty position.

The appointment will be at the rank of Lecturer.The successful applicant will primarily provide instruction to and oversight of students within the DMD curriculum focusing on clinical teaching, patient treatment and student clinical practice management. They will support and mentor 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th year dental students as they experience the bulk of their clinical education in the UBC Integrated General Practice clinic and affiliated Community/Hospital clinical settings. This will be done in collaboration with the following individuals: Associate Dean Clinical Affairs, Associate Dean Academic, Director of DMD Curriculum, and other DMD Module Coordinators.

The successful applicant will be expected to work collaboratively with faculty members in the various educational divisions within the faculty as a clinical instructor, clinical supervisor, and module coordinator. The candidate will help establish a strong patient-centred and evidence-based clinical curriculum for general practice, that supports didactic and clinical skills taught in the discipline-specific modules.

In addition, the successful applicant will be expected to participate in the academic life and teach/supervise learners in the Faculty of Dentistry. They will be expected to be an innovative clinical teacher who will integrate technologies and new approaches to learning into our curriculum. The successful individual should possess exceptional communication and problem-solving skills, be able to work effectively and contribute within a team environment, and maintain positive working relationships with a variety of stakeholders. Preference will be given to an individual with current and active experience in instructing, coaching and mentoring students in clinical setting and those that operate from a solid understanding of patient care and dental practice.

Applicants must have a DDS/DMD degree and be licensed (or eligible) with the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia. Applicants should have at least 3 years of clinical experience. Salary is subject to standards within the Faculty of Dentistry based on clinical teaching and oversight. Applications, including a letter of application, curriculum vitae and two letters of reference must be submitted online.

Applications will be accepted until the positions have been filled, with the review process beginning June 15, 2024.

Equity and diversity are essential to academic excellence. An open and diverse community fosters the inclusion of voices that have been underrepresented or discouraged. We encourage applications from members of groups that have been marginalized on any grounds enumerated under the B.C. Human Rights Code, including sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, racialization, disability, political belief, religion, marital or family status, age, and/or status as a First Nation, Metis, Unit, or Indigenous person. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. However, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.

Send applications including a letter of application, curriculum vitae and two letters of reference to:
Assistant to the Heads
Faculty of Dentistry, UBC Email: [email protected]

Posted May 5, 2024
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