Academic Opportunities

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


FACULTÉ DE MÉDECINE DENTAIRE

2 Full-Time Faculty Positions in Periodontics

Positions # 64771 and # 64772

 DESCRIPTION

The Faculté de médecine dentaire invites applications from qualified individuals for 2 full-time faculty positions in Periodontics at the rank of assistant or associate professor. 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:
https://www.rh.ulaval.ca/sites/default/files/fichiers/Dentistes/convention_adcefmdul_2008_2013.pdf

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience:
https://www.rh.ulaval.ca/sites/default/files/fichiers/Dentistes/echelles_salariales_dentistes_4_juin_2018_au_2_juin_2019.pdf

SELECTION CRITERIA

Successful candidates will be required to have potential for teaching excellence in Periodontics. Research experience and the ability to contribute to the development of knowledge and to collaborate with researchers from various disciplines will be highly regarded.

Applicants must:

  1. Have aDMDorDDSor equivalent;
  2. Hold or be eligible for alicense by l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ);
  3. Hold agraduate specialty degree inPeriodontics or commit to obtain one, and hold or be eligible for recognition as a specialist in Periodontics by ODQ;
  4. Hold or commit to obtain a Master of Science degree; thecandidatewho holds aPhD in scienceordemonstratesan interestin pursuing studies at a PhD level will behighly considered;
  5. Demonstrateteaching 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: June 30, 2019

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

 To learn more about the Faculté de médecine dentaire and available positions, please visit our website at www.fmd.ulaval.ca

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, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Posted: May 8, 2019


FACULTÉ DE MÉDECINE DENTAIRE

Full-Time Faculty Position in Endodontics

Position #64773

 DESCRIPTION

The Faculty of Dental Medicine invites applications from qualified individuals for a full-time Faculty position in Endodontics. The successful candidate will be required to deliver didactic, pre-clinical and clinical teaching at the undergraduate and graduate 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:
https://www.rh.ulaval.ca/sites/default/files/fichiers/Dentistes/convention_adcefmdul_2008_2013.pdf

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience:
https://www.rh.ulaval.ca/sites/default/files/fichiers/Dentistes/echelles_salariales_dentistes_4_juin_2018_au_2_juin_2019.pdf

SELECTION CRITERIA

Successful candidates will be required to have potential for teaching excellence in Endodontics. Research experience and the ability to contribute to the development of knowledge and to collaborate with researchers from various disciplines will be highly regarded.

Applicants must:

  1. Have aDMDorDDSor equivalent;
  2. Hold or be eligible for alicense by l’Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ);
  3. Hold agraduate specialty degree inEndodontics or commit to obtain one, and hold or be eligible for recognition as a specialist in Endodontics by ODQ;
  4. Hold or commit to obtain a Master of Science degree; thecandidatewho holds aPhD in sciencewill behighly considered;
  5. Be able to teach in French or make arrangements to become proficient in French within reasonable time;
  6. Demonstrate pedagogical skills and an interest in research and teaching.

 Position starting date: To be determined

Application deadline: August 15, 2019

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. Cathia Bergeron, Dean
Faculté de médecine dentaire
Pavillon de Médecine dentaire
2420, rue de la Terrasse, local 1615
Québec (Québec) G1V 0A6
Canada

Email: [email protected]

 To learn more about the Faculté de médecine dentaire and available positions, please visit our website at www.fmd.ulaval.ca

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, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents.

Posted May 29, 2019


       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 part-time Ranked Contract Academic Staff Position at the level of Faculty Lecturer, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the field of Prosthodontics 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 Prosthodontics.

Job Duties

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Teach foundational courses in Removable, Fixed and Implant Prosthodontics at the DMD level.
  • 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).
  • Participate in the development of the digital dentistry curriculum
  • Clinical supervision of undergraduate students
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 Prosthodontics 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 licensed or be eligible to be licensed by the Ordre des dentistes du Quebec. Being a fellow of Royal college of Dentists of Canada 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: 15 July  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:

  •  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: June 7, 2019


University of Manitoba

Dentistry – Assistant/Associate Professor (Orthodontics)

Division of Orthodontics, Department of Preventive Dental Science,

Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences.

Position Number: 27380

 

Applications are invited for a full-time tenured or tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position in the Division of Orthodontics at the University of Manitoba, Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences. Major responsibilities will include didactic, preclinical and clinical orthodontic teaching in the undergraduate programs, IDDP program, the graduate orthodontic specialty program, Dental Specialty Assessment and Training Program(DSATP), as well as undergraduate orthodontic program administration. Research, and participation in community service programs in Orthodontics, clinical orthodontic patient care and emergency services in the Graduate Orthodontic Clinic will also be required. Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The appointment will commence on September 1, 2019 or as soon thereafter as possible. 

The appointee must have completed full-time university-based Orthodontic specialty training (minimum 36 month program length required) with both a Master’s degree in Orthodontics and at least 2 years of clinical experience as a specialist orthodontist.  Teaching experience in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopaedics is required as well as an interest in Orthodontic Biomechanics.  Research   and Grant application experience is preferred and a proven record of scholarly activity and publication is required.  Successful completion of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC) examination in Orthodontics at the time of hire is preferred. Extra/intramural practice privilege is available 1 day per week upon signing of a Practice Agreement.  Candidates must be eligible for licensure with the Manitoba Dental Association in one of its dental specialist licensing categories ( Bylaw for Registration and Licensure of Dentists.) www.manitobadentist.ca

The Mission of the University and College includes a commitment to Scholarship, Teaching, Research and Service. www.umanitoba.ca/dentistry The University of Manitoba’s College of Dentistry offers a four-year dental degree, a two-year international dental degree completion program, three-year dental hygiene diploma and six clinical graduate programs. It has a significant research profile, and a variety of community service activities that has made this institution among the most respected in Canada.

Winnipeg is the largest city in Manitoba with a growing population of 750,000. It has a rich culture and diverse living environment which includes a symphony orchestra, a vibrant performing arts community, ethnic festivals, many multicultural restaurants, very affordable housing, many public libraries, a low unemployment rate, and an international airport within the city limits. Besides supporting professional baseball, football and hockey teams, the region provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons, in 10,000 acres of city parks and is a desired tourist destination. Excellent private and public schools are available that teach in not only English and French but many other international languages and includes four universities. Learn more about Winnipeg at http://www.winnipeg.ca.

The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact U of M’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Facilitator, Valerie Williams at [email protected] or 204-474-8371. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Only complete applications will be considered. Applications must include the following: Curriculum Vitae, statement of career goals, teaching, service and research dossiers, three letters of reference sent directly from the referees, certified copies of university graduation certificates, a certified copy of the applicant’s present licensing authority registration certificate and a Letter of Good Standing from the licensing jurisdiction. Applicants who have not graduated from accredited dental and specialty training programs in Canada are required to submit, at their own expense, independent verification of their university-based graduate credentials and transcripts, which may be obtained from: http://www.wes.org/ca/ or http://www.wes.org/ca/educators/evaluation.asp.

As a requirement for employment in the College of Dentistry, all staff in a clinical setting are required to submit a Criminal Record Check as well as the Child Abuse Registry check at the time of hire.

Application materials, including letters of reference, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provisions of “The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy” (Manitoba). Please note that curricula vitae may be provided to participating members of the search process.

Completed application documents and informal enquiries should be directed to:

Dr. William A. Wiltshire
Professor and Head of Orthodontics and Chair of the Search Committee
Department of Preventive Dental Science
The Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
University of Manitoba
D113 – 780 Bannatyne Avenue
Winnipeg, MB  Canada  R3E 0W2
c/o Email:  [email protected]

Closing date for applications is: July 15, 2019 and the search will continue until the position is filled.

 

Posted: June 11, 2019


                                                                                   

 Ranked Contract Academic Staff Position

Position in the Faculty of Dentistry, Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Department of Dentistry and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Montreal General Hospital

 

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 part-time Ranked Contract Academic Staff Position at the level of Faculty Lecturer, in the field of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 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 resident clinical teaching through OMFS clinics staffed at the MGH as well as through operating room experience. There is an expectation for didactic teaching as well as participation in resident teaching activities.  The candidate will be expected to be on call and treat emergency patients that occur outside of clinic hours.

We seek to recruit well-rounded, enthusiastic individuals who champion the vision, mission and shared values of the division of OMFS. Candidates must be committed to showing leadership in their field.

Job Duties

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Staff at least a minimum of 1 full day of resident clinic at the Montreal General Hospital a month.
  • Participate in all aspects of the OMFS residency academic mission (i.e. teaching, supervision of residents, and involvement in academic and administrative committees).
  • Participate in the utilization of the operating time of the division of the OMFS, as per the rules and regulation of the department of dentistry and OMFS.
  • Be available to take “call” for the OMFS division at the MUHC as per department policies and regulations.

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 Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 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 licensed or be eligible to be licensed by the Ordre des dentistes du Quebec. Being a fellow of Royal college of Dentists of Canada is a requirement.  Applicants who share our values and commitment to excellence in education, community service and research are encouraged to apply.

JOB DETAILS

Salary: As per the rules and regulations of the department of dentistry and oral and maxillofacial surgery
Application deadline: 31 July  2019

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications must be submitted to: Dr. Nicholas Makhoul, Division Director OMFS [email protected] and to HR Dentistry [email protected].

The following supporting documents are required:

  • a cover letter and curriculum vitae

 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].

Posted July 15, 2019


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 full-time or part time Ranked Contract Academic Staff Position at the level of Faculty Lecturer, Assistant Professor or Associate Professor in the field of Orthodontics starting in the Winter term, January 2020. 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 Orthodontics.

Job Duties

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Teach foundational courses in Orthodontics at the Undergraduate and possibly post graduate level.
  • 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).
  • Participate in the development of the digital dentistry curriculum
  • Clinical supervision of undergraduate students and potentially postgraduate students

  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 Orthodontics 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 licensed or be eligible to be licensed by the Ordre des dentistes du Quebec. Being a fellow of Royal college of Dentists of Canada 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:

 

October  31, 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)
  • three reference letters (the reference letters should contain phone number, postal and email address)

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: August 28, 2019


Oral Medicine – Assistant Professor

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 from qualified individuals for a position in Oral Medicine at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on September 1, 2020, although an alternate start date may be arranged. The successful candidate will be appointed in a Full-time Probationary (tenure-track) appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor.  Preference will be given to highly qualified candidates who have an established record of research and scholarly activity and who may possess a PhD degree and/or postdoctoral research fellowships. Candidates must possess a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and have successfully completed a full-time, postgraduate program of at least 24 months duration in Oral Medicine & Pathology. Candidates must be eligible for full or academic registration (licensure) as a dentist 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 research and will be required to provide didactic lectures, pre-clinical instruction and clinical supervision of students enrolled in the undergraduate DDS, internationally trained dentists (ITD) and dental postgraduate programs at Western. The successful candidate must be able 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/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 the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf and submit this form along with a cover letter, teaching and research statement and updated curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to:

Dr. Bertha M. Garcia
Vice-Dean & Director of Dentistry (acting)
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 1, 2020. 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.

Posted November 5, 1019


Restorative Dentistry – Assistant Professor
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 from qualified individuals for a position in Restorative Dentistry at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on September 1, 2020, although an alternate start date may be arranged. The successful candidate will be appointed in a Full-time Probationary (tenure-track) appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Preference will be given to highly qualified candidates who have an established record of research and scholarly activity and who may possess a PhD degree and/or postdoctoral research fellowships. Candidates must possess a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and have successfully completed a full-time, postgraduate program of at least 24 months duration in a relevant area of Restorative Dentistry, with a preference for experience and training in Operative Dentistry. Candidates must be eligible for full or academic registration (licensure) as a dentist 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 research and will be required to provide didactic lectures, pre-clinical instruction and clinical supervision of students enrolled in the undergraduate DDS, internationally trained dentists (ITD) and dental postgraduate programs at Western. The successful candidate must be able 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/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 the “Application for Full-Time Faculty Position” form at www.uwo.ca/facultyrelations/faculty/Application-FullTime-Faculty-Position-Form.pdf and submit this form along with a cover letter, teaching and research statement and updated curriculum vitae, and the names of three references to:

Dr. Bertha M. Garcia
Vice-Dean & Director of Dentistry (acting)
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 1, 2020. 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.

Posted November 5, 2019


Reference #: 18029A-180514

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Medicine – Department of Microbiology and Immunology
Faculty of Dentistry

Position description

The McGill University Department of Microbiology and Immunology and the Faculty of Dentistry are seeking to recruit an outstanding tenure-stream faculty member at the rank of Assistant Professor. The selected candidate will be offered a joint appointment in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Faculty of Medicine and the Faculty of Dentistry.

The Department of Microbiology and Immunology (https://www.mcgill.ca/microimm/) conducts multidisciplinary research in diverse areas including cellular and molecular immunology, virology, bacteriology, mycology, and parasitology. The Department’s research mission is to generate new knowledge to understand the pathogenesis of infectious and immunological conditions and translate these findings into improvements for human health.

The Faculty of Dentistry has a strong record of international interdisciplinary research in 4 clusters: Pain and Neuroscience, Biomaterials, Nanobiotechnology and Tissue Engineering, Mineralized Tissues and Extracellular Matrix Biology, and Population Oral Health including Oral Microbiology and Microbiome research, which is an area the Faculty wishes to expand.

The successful applicant will have opportunities to collaborate with a large and diverse community of researchers at McGill University and its affiliated hospitals within the newly launched McGill Interdisciplinary Initiative in Infection and Immunity (MI4: https://www.mcgill.ca/mi4/). MI4 brings together over 200 investigators to accelerate the development and implementation of innovative solutions for infectious and immune threats to human health.

The selected candidate will be expected to conduct world-class independent research, successfully compete for external grant funding and contribute to a dynamic training environment at McGill.

Job Duties

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Develop a well-established, competitive, and internationally recognized research program in microbiome studies or mucosal immunology as applied to oral health in collaboration with existing research programs in the Department of Microbiology and Immunology and the Faculty of Dentistry.
  • Conduct rigorous, externally funded independent research programs.
  • Demonstrate a commitment to maintaining and enhancing excellence in undergraduate and postgraduate education.
    Independently acquire sufficient funds to support the training of graduate students at the MSc and PhD level in the Faculties of Medicine and Dentistry.
  • Disseminate research findings through peer-reviewed publications and other knowledge translation and exchange activities.
    Be actively involved in all aspects of academic life (teaching, supervision of a diverse group of students, participation in academic and administrative committees).

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Applicants must have a PhD or equivalent in Microbiology and Immunology or a related field and at least three years of postdoctoral research training. A strong record of research/scholarly activity will be considered as an asset.

Scientists with expertise in microbiome studies or mucosal immunology as applied to oral health are particularly encouraged to apply. Applicants with a research program focused on other aspects of microbiology or immunology with relevance to oral health will also be considered.

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 from date of posting

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications must be submitted on-line at: at: http://www.mcgill.ca/medicine-academic/positionsavailable

The following supporting documents are required:

  •  a cover letter & curriculum vitae (as 1 pdf document)
  •  statement of research (if including other documents, combine to make 1 pdf)
  •  the names and contact information of 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, 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 November 15, 2019