Academic Opportunities

Prosthodontics – Assistant/Associate Professor (Tenure-Track)

Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

University of Western Ontario

London, Ontario, 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 from qualified individuals for a position in Prosthodontics at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on March 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.  Appointment to a Probationary (Tenure-Track) Position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, depending on the qualifications and experience of the successful candidate.  Applicants must possess a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and have successfully completed a full-time, post-graduate program of at least 24 months duration in Prosthodontics.  Preference will be given to candidates with a Fellowship or who are Board-eligible in Prosthodontics.  Candidates must be eligible for full or academic registration (licensure) within the Province of Ontario and applicants are encouraged to familiarize themselves with the requirements for registration in Ontario (http://rcdso.org).  Successful candidates should have a demonstrated aptitude for teaching and will be required to teach at the didactic, pre-clinical and clinical levels of the undergraduate and internationally trained dentist’s programs.  The successful candidate should have teaching experience in both classroom and clinical settings and must be able to teach and practice in the areas of removable prosthodontics, fixed prosthodontics and implant dentistry.  Training and experience in maxillofacial prosthodontics will be an asset.  In addition, preference will be given to those that demonstrate aptitude in one or more of the following areas: diagnosis and treatment planning, geriatrics, dental technology, delivery of multidisciplinary patient care in a teaching environment, critical thinking and/or inter-professional education.  The successful candidate must be able to adapt to the current didactic and clinical curriculum of the program.  The ability to function as a course director and collaborate and participate as an instructor within other courses is required.  Cross-disciplinary teaching within other divisions of the dental program is expected.

Preference will be given to candidates who hold a PhD and have a demonstrated record of research and publication.  The ability to lead and support collaborative research is a requirement of the position and successful applicants will have a commitment to supervise and support student research projects.  Candidates will be expected to maintain an ongoing research program resulting in external funding and peer-reviewed publications.

The successful candidate should have private practice experience in Prosthodontics and is expected to maintain a consulting practice in Prosthodontics.  A reduced workload is available to allow for a consulting privilege of one day/week and the opportunity for intramural practice exists.  The successful candidate will be required to participate in the administration of the dental program attending and contributing to the Committees to which s/he has been appointed.  Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language and must be able to work in a collaborative style in all three areas of teaching, research and administration.  Compensation will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

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 360,000, 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.  Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families. For further information, please see: www.schulich.uwo.ca/dentistry and www.uwo.ca.

Applicants must complete and submit the following: (1) the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf, (2) a cover letter, (3) an updated curriculum vitae, (4) a one-page teaching statement that describes their teaching experience and philosophy, (5) a concise research statement of interests describing their current research program, accomplishments and future plans, and (6) the names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Davy Cheng, Acting Dean
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].  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Review of applications will begin January 3, 2019.

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/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, 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 Natalie Brown, [email protected] or 519-661-2111 Ext. 86134.

 

 


 

Oral Radiology – Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)

Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

University of Western Ontario

London, Ontario, 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 from qualified individuals for a position in Oral Radiology at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on January 1, 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter.  The successful candidate will be appointed in a Full-time Probationary (Tenure-Track) faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor.  Highly qualified clinicians may be cross-appointed in the Department of Medical Imaging at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry, with access to facilities at the affiliated teaching hospitals staffed by over 50 Medical Radiologists – London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital, Victoria Hospital, and St. Joseph’s Health Care.  Candidates must possess a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and have successfully completed a full-time, post-graduate program of at least 24 months duration in Oral Radiology.  Candidates must be eligible for full or academic registration (licensure) as a dentist and/or specialist in Oral Radiology within the Province of Ontario, as stipulated by the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO).

Successful candidates should have a demonstrated aptitude for teaching and will be required to provide didactic lectures, pre-clinical instruction and clinical supervision of students enrolled in the undergraduate DDS and internationally trained dentists (ITD) programs at Western University.  The successful candidate will be responsible for the design, development and implementation of a comprehensive syllabus of Oral Radiology and Medical Imaging within the DDS and ITD programs.  Additionally, the candidate will need to adapt to the current didactic and clinical curriculum of the program, and will be expected to serve as a Course Director and effectively administer and deliver assigned courses.  Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language and must be willing to work in a collaborative manner in all three areas of teaching, research, 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.

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 360,000, 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.  Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families.  For further information, please see: www.schulich.uwo.ca/dentistry and www.london.ca.

Applicants must complete and submit the following: (1) the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf, (2) a cover letter, (3) an updated curriculum vitae, (4) a one-page teaching statement that describes their teaching experience and philosophy, (5) a concise research statement of interests describing their current research program, accomplishments and future plans, and (6) the names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Davy Cheng, Acting Dean
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 January 20, 2019.  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/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, 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 Natalie Brown, [email protected] or 519-661-2111 Ext. 86134.

 


Periodontics – Assistant Professor (Tenure-Track)

Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry

University of Western Ontario

London, Ontario, 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 from qualified individuals for a position in Periodontics at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on July 1, although an alternate start date may be arranged.  The successful candidate will be appointed in a Full-time Probationary (tenure-track) faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor.  Candidates must possess a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and have successfully completed a full-time, post-graduate program of at least 24 months duration in Periodontics.  Candidates must be eligible for full or academic registration (licensure) as a dentist and/or specialist in Periodontics within the Province of Ontario, as stipulated by the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO).

Successful candidates should have a demonstrated aptitude for teaching and will be required to provide didactic lectures, pre-clinical instruction and clinical supervision of students enrolled in the undergraduate DDS and internationally trained dentists (ITD) programs at Western University.  The candidate will need to adapt to the current didactic and clinical curriculum of the program, and will be expected to serve as a Course Director and effectively administer and deliver assigned courses.  Candidates must have excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language and must be willing to work in a collaborative manner in all three areas of teaching, research, 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.

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 360,000, 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.  Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families.  For further information, please see: www.schulich.uwo.ca/dentistry and www.uwo.ca.

Applicants must complete and submit the following: (1) the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf, (2) a cover letter, (3) an updated curriculum vitae, (4) a one-page teaching statement that describes their teaching experience and philosophy, (5) a concise research statement of interests describing their current research program, accomplishments and future plans, and (6) the names and contact information of three references to:

Dr. Davy Cheng, Acting Dean
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 1, 2019. 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/visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, 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 Natalie Brown, [email protected] or 519-661-2111 Ext. 86134.


Ranked Contract Academic Staff Position

Position in the Faculty of Dentistry

 Position description

The McGill University Faculty of Dentistry is a dynamic faculty with a strong record of national and international leadership in the advancement of dental education, research and the profession. We are inviting applications for a Ranked Contract Academic Staff Position at the level of Faculty lecturer, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the field of Pediatric Dentistry starting in the Fall term, 2019. This is a Ranked appointment as a member of the Contract Academic Staff and does not confer eligibility for tenure.

The primary responsibility of the successful candidate will be didactic and clinical teaching, but research and community-oriented responsibilities will also be expected, commensurate with the importance the Faculty places on these areas.

We seek to recruit well-rounded, enthusiastic individuals who champion Faculty vision, mission and shared values. Candidates must be committed to showing leadership in pediatric social Dentistry.

Job Duties

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Teach foundational courses in Pediatric dentistry at the DMD level and in residency programs (lectures, pre-clinic, seminars).
  • Work in clinical settings in the Faculty of Dentistry’s affiliated clinics, including community and outreach clinics.
  • Participate in all aspects of McGill’s academic mission (i.e. teaching, supervision of undergraduate and graduate students, and involvement in academic and administrative committees).

 Qualifications:

Applicants must have a D.M.D. or D.D.S. or equivalent from an accredited school and have successfully completed specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry in a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation of Canada or the Commission on Dental Accreditation of the United States, or equivalent. Applicants must be eligible to be licensed by the Ordre des dentistes du Quebec. Having a PhD in Dentistry, or a related area, is an asset.  In accordance with career stage, candidates are expected to demonstrate evidence of recent clinical practice and high quality teaching, inclusive pedagogy, and supervision of a diverse student body. Applicants who share our values and commitment to excellence in education, community service and research are encouraged to apply.

JOB DETAILS

Salary: Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Application deadline: June 1 2019

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications must be submitted to: Ms. Sarah Martinez, Executive Assistant to the Dean at [email protected] and cc : [email protected]

The following supporting documents are required:

  • a cover letter and curriculum vitae
  • statement of teaching and research interests (for example, teaching statement, course materials)
  • the names and contact information of three references

Internal applicants need to submit a recent curriculum vitae and a statement of teaching and research interests aligned with the designated subject area.

COMMITMENT TO EQUITY AND DIVERSITY

McGill University hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We welcome 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 productively engage with diverse communities.

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, 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, Professor Angela Campbell, Associate Provost (Equity and Academic Policies) by email or phone at 514-398-1660.

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

If you have any questions about this position, or would like to discuss collaborating in candidate searches further, please contact [email protected].

Post Date: April 17, 2019



Tenure-Stream Full Time Periodontist

The Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University, is seeking application for a full-time, probationary tenure-track or tenure-track Periodontist at the rank of assistant or associate professor.

Preference will be given to those candidates with didactic and clinical teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels in periodontics. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications, experience and achievements.

Responsibilities will include didactic, pre-clinical, and clinical teaching in all aspects of Periodontics in the Faculty’s undergraduate (Dentistry and Dental Hygiene) and postgraduate programs, including the Master’s in Periodontics. Additional expectations include active participation in research and scholarly activity, Faculty committees and other administrative duties.

Successful applicants must be eligible for licensure through the Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia and have successfully completed the National Dental Specialty Exam in Periodontics administered by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.  Private practice privilege is integrated with this appointment; however, the Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia does not offer academic licensure.

Dalhousie University is one of Canada’s leading teaching and research universities with four professional faculties, a Faculty of Graduate Studies and a diverse complement of graduate programs. Inter-faculty collaborative and interactive research is encouraged, as is cooperation in teaching. Dalhousie University inspires students, faculty, staff and alumni to make significant contributions regionally, nationally, and to the world.

Dalhousie University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Halifax is a vibrant, capital city and is the business, academic, and medical centre for Canada’s east coast.

Review of candidates will continue until the position is filled. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

To guarantee consideration, applications must be submitted by May 31, 2019.  This position will commence July 1, 2019.  However, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a letter of application (that includes a statement of the applicant’s teaching philosophy and research interests), a Curriculum Vitae, a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire, which is available at www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid, and the names and contacts for three referees directly to:

Dr. Robert Loney, Chair
Search Committee
Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University
5981 University Avenue
P.O. Box 15000
Halifax, N.S.        B3H 4R2
[email protected]

Posted: April 23, 2019


 

FULL-TIME POSITION

in

PROSTHODONTICS

Department of Oral Health Sciences

Faculty of Dentistry

The University of British Columbia

 

The UBC Faculty of Dentistry invites applications for a full-time faculty position in the discipline of prosthodontics, with an emphasis on digital dentistry. The appointment will be at the rank of Instructor in the Educational Leadership Stream, with consideration of a higher rank depending on qualifications and experience. Applicants must have postgraduate training in prosthodontics with university-level administrative, teaching, curriculum management experience. Applicants should normally have a PhD, or a combination of degree and equivalent experience, and be, or be eligible to be, a licensed specialist in prosthodontics in Canada.

The successful candidate should possess leadership and collaboration skills to enable the prosthodontics program to maintain its reputation as a leading Canadian university prosthodontics program. This position requires effective interaction with other programs in the Faculty and participation in an integrated approach to Faculty of Dentistry policies and procedures. The successful candidate will be required to have potential for teaching excellence in prosthodontics and digital dentistry. Preference will be given to individuals whose evidence of ability and commitment to teaching and promise of educational leadership will contribute to the education of undergraduate and graduate students. Individuals with promising teaching, service and academic experience are encouraged to apply. Service to the University and the community is an expectation.

The successful candidate will contribute extensively to teaching in the DMD and the combined Diploma in Prosthodontics/MSc/PhD in Craniofacial Science graduate program at UBC; will contribute to the program; and will effectively supervise graduate student research.

The successful candidate will hold a full-time faculty appointment at UBC with salary, rank and appointment status commensurate with qualifications and experience. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada are given priority. Review of applications will begin June 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must send a curriculum vitae that includes research interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness and contact information for three referees to:

Dr. Chris Wyatt
Head, Department of Oral Health Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry, UBC
2199 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC V6T 1Z3
[email protected]

For more information about the Faculty of Dentistry see www.dentistry.ubc.ca

Posted: April 24, 2019