Academic Opportunities


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              

 


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 December 18, 2019


Endodontics – 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 Endodontics at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin September 1, 2020, although an alternate start date may be arranged. The successful candidate will be appointed in a Limited-Term appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor for a period of 1 to 5 years, depending upon the qualifications, experience, and performance. 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 Endodontics. 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 15, 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 December 12, 2019


Tenure-Track Faculty Position
Open rank (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor)

Position Description 

The McGill University Faculty of Dentistry is committed to the advancement of dental science and related fields. We are inviting applications for a tenure-track clinician-scientist faculty position at the Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor rank in the field of Clinical & Translational Orthodontics and dentofacial Orthopedics Research.

The McGill University Faculty of Dentistry is a dynamic faculty that is proud to host a multidisciplinary group of researchers. We have a strong record of national and international leadership with extensive collaborations with other departments and faculties working in diverse research areas including biomaterials, mineralized tissues, nanobiotechnology, tissue engineering, pain, epidemiology, public health, Indigenous health, oral health research, clinical research, dental education and knowledge translation.

The successful candidate will thus benefit from an exceptionally rich ecosystem that provides an exciting interdisciplinary environment for education and research.

Job Duties

Successful applicants will be expected to:

  • Develop an independent, externally funded research program of the highest international standards in the Faculty of Dentistry.
  • Maintain a dynamic research program while actively engaging in teaching and supervision of a diverse student body in the undergraduate and graduate programs.
  • Disseminate research findings through peer-reviewed publications, and other knowledge translation and exchange activities.
  • Participate in all aspects of McGill’s academic mission (i.e.: curriculum development, teaching, supervision of undergraduate and graduate students and administration).

We seek to recruit well-rounded, enthusiastic individuals who champion Faculty vision, mission and shared values. Candidates must be committed to showing leadership in the field of Clinical & Translational Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics Research.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

Applicants must have a PhD and 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 a commitment to high quality training of graduate and undergraduate students.
  • Evidence of high quality teaching, inclusive pedagogy, and supervision of a diverse student body.

Excellence in teaching will be provided through teaching accomplishments and accolades, strong letters of reference, a reflective teaching statement, and the teaching dossier submitted as part of the application.

JOB DETAILS

Job Classification:

 

Tenure-track

Rank:

 

Assistant Professor, Associate Professor or Full Professor

Job Status:

 

Full-time

Salary:

 

Commensurate with qualifications and experience

Application Deadline:

 

Please submit your application electronically within 30 days of the publication of this posting.

APPLICATION PROCESS

Applications must be submitted: To the human resources office of the faculty of Dentistry at  [email protected] and Dean’s office at  [email protected]

The following supporting documents are required:

  • 1-page executive summary including summary CV and key points of research vision
  • Cover letter
  • Full curriculum vitae, including statement on three important contributions and leadership activities
  • A pdf document comprising:
    • Vision and research statement
    • Teaching statement
  • The names and contact information of three referees. For the individuals at the rank of Assistant Professor who are within three years of their PhD or orthodontics residency program, one referee must be the PhD or residency program supervisor or director.

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.

Posted December 19, 2019


Faculty Job Posting Form
Faculty Position, College of Dentistry

The College of Dentistry invites applications from qualified individuals for a full time tenure-track position in Prosthodontics. This position includes teaching, scholarly activity, and administrative work for 4 days a week, with one remaining day available for private clinical practice. The successful candidate will be required to deliver didactic, pre-clinical and clinical teaching; supervise student research projects; initiate, lead and participate in research activities; compete successfully for external funding to support their research program; and undertake relevant administrative activities including meetings and committee work.  Opportunity to engage in the College’s faculty practice is available.

We seek candidates who possess the following attributes: postgraduate specialty training in Prosthodontics from a CODA or CDAC accredited postgraduate Certificate, Masters or PhD program; Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada or eligible to take the National Dental Specialty Examination; a strong or emerging research program; demonstrated effective classroom and clinical teaching skills and mentorship; and effective interpersonal and communication skills.  Preference will be given to those who have passed the National Dental Specialty Examination in Prosthodontics administered by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. Candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensure by the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan (CDSS) and are encouraged to familiarize themselves with Saskatchewan licensing requirements:  https://www.saskdentists.com/licensing.

Salary bands for this position are as follows: Assistant Professor: $94,459 to $113,509; Associate Professor: $113,509 to $132,559; and Professor $132,559 to $154,784 Independent of rank, a starting salary above the standard salary bands is possible in rare and exceptional circumstances pursuant to Article 18.2.6.12 of the 2014-2017 USFA Collective Agreement (see: http://www.usaskfaculty.ca/?attachment_id=3298). This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a pension plan, dental, health and extended vision care plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), academic long term disability, sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program.

Interested candidates must submit, via email, a cover letter; detailed curriculum vitae; three letters of reference in support of your application; a one page teaching statement that describes your teaching experience and philosophy; a concise research statement describing your research program; and, proof of education including undergraduate and graduate degrees to:

Dr. Doug Brothwell, Dean
College of Dentistry, GA10.14, Health Sciences A-Wing
107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon SK S7N 5E5
Telephone (306) 966-5121 Fax: (306) 966-5132 email: [email protected]

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2020; however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled.  The anticipated start date is March 1, 2020.

The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 25,000.

Due to federal immigration requirements, we also ask candidates to indicate whether they are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or are otherwise already authorized to work at this position for the duration of the appointment, with an explanation if this last category is indicated.

The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. The university must, however, comply with federal immigration requirements.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted December 22, 1019


Faculty Job Posting Form
Faculty Position, College of Dentistry

The University of Saskatchewan, College of Dentistry is seeking applications from General Dentists for a full time tenure track Academic Programming Appointment (APA) position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.

This position includes teaching, scholarly activity, and administrative work for 4 days a week, with one remaining day available for private clinical practice.  The primary responsibility of this position is to be a Group Practice Leader (GPL) who performs as a senior dentist-mentor to a small group of undergraduate dental students in order to ensure high quality patient care and student learning /experience. The GPL will collaborate with other Group Practice Leaders, dental specialists and clinical staff and will be responsible for providing high quality instruction in all disciplines that fall within the scope of practice of a general practitioner in Saskatchewan.  To meet Tenure and Promotion requirements, faculty in APA positions are required to engage in scholarly activity that can be either clinical or educational in nature.

Job responsibilities within the undergraduate program include: overseeing the quality of students’ efforts; ensuring a high standard of comprehensive patient care; modelling/promoting a supportive and positive clinical environment; monitoring the clinical progression of DMD students; ensuring DMD students receive the required range of clinical experience through the program; and ensuring students  attain competency prior to graduation.

Candidates must have successfully completed their National Dental Examining Board of Canada examinations and be eligible for licensure by the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan. Preference will be given to candidates who have completed a GPR, AEGD or a Master’s program of studies. Previous didactic and clinical teaching experience is an asset.

Salary bands for this position are as follows: Assistant Professor: $94,459 to $113,509; Associate Professor: $113,509 to $132,559.  Independent of rank, a starting salary above the standard salary bands is possible in rare and exceptional circumstances pursuant to Article 18.2.6.12 of the 2014-2017 USFA Collective Agreement (see: http://www.usaskfaculty.ca/?attachment_id=3298). This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a pension plan, dental, health and extended vision care plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), academic long term disability, sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance, and a flexible health and wellness spending program.

Interested candidates must submit, via email, a cover letter; detailed curriculum vitae; three letters of reference in support of your application; a one page teaching statement that describes your teaching experience and philosophy; and, proof of education including undergraduate and graduate degrees to:

Dr. Doug Brothwell, Dean
College of Dentistry, GA10.14, Health Sciences A-Wing
107 Wiggins Road, Saskatoon SK S7N 5E5
Telephone (306) 966-5121 Fax: (306) 966-5132 email:[email protected]

Review of applications will begin January 15, 2020; however, applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled.  The anticipated start date is March 1, 2020.

The University of Saskatchewan’s main campus is situated on Treaty 6 Territory and the Homeland of the Métis. The University of Saskatchewan is located in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, a city with a diverse and thriving economic base, a vibrant arts community and a full range of leisure opportunities. The University has a reputation for excellence in teaching, research and scholarly activities and offers a full range of undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs to a student population of over 25,000.

Due to federal immigration requirements, we also ask candidates to indicate whether they are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or are otherwise already authorized to work at this position for the duration of the appointment, with an explanation if this last category is indicated.

The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. The university must, however, comply with federal immigration requirements.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Posted December 22, 2019


Internationally Trained Dentists (ITD) Program – 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 three (3) positions in the Internationally Trained Dentists (ITD) Program at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on September 1, 2020, although an alternate start date may be arranged. The successful candidates will be appointed in a Full-time Limited Term faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor for a period of 1 to 5 years, depending upon the qualifications, experience, and performance.  Candidates must possess a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and have successfully completed a full-time, postgraduate program of at least 12 months duration in an appropriate area of Restorative Dentistry.  Preference will be given to candidates with qualifications and experience in the areas of Endodontics, Prosthodontics and 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 will be required to provide didactic lectures and pre-clinical instruction for students enrolled in the undergraduate DDS, and Internationally Trained Dentists (ITD) programs at Western.  The successful candidates must be able to adapt to the current didactic and clinical curriculum of the program, and will be expected to serve as Course Directors and effectively administer and deliver assigned courses. Scheduling for the ITD Program includes evening, weekend and summer sessions.  Additional clinical instruction and the teaching of undergraduate DDS students may be required to calibrate with the DDS program.  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 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 March 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 January 23, 2020


Chief, Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Sciences

 

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, in Toronto, Canada, a fully affiliated academic Health Sciences facility of the University of Toronto, is inviting applications for its new Chief, Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Sciences. The successful candidate will lead a dynamic, inter-professional team that is continuing to improve the quality of care and the patient and family experience, within a highly academic environment. If this challenge appeals to you, we would like to meet you.  The anticipated start date is May 1, 2020, or as mutually agreed upon.

Sunnybrook has an ambitious vision to Invent the Future of Health Care. As a Hospital leader, you will motivate and lead your team to achieve this vision through the implementation of Sunnybrook’s Strategic Plan.  To learn more about our strategic plan, please visit: https://sunnybrook.ca/content/?page=strategic-plan-2018-21

The successful candidate will be a transformational leader with outstanding interpersonal skills.  The Department of Dental and Maxillofacial Sciences has 10 full time active staff members, all with faculty appointment at the University of Toronto and five part time staff members.  The Department provides comprehensive maxillofacial and dental services to hospital inpatients and a large medically compromised outpatient population, who require hospital-based expertise for the delivery of safe care.  Areas of clinical strength include oral and maxillofacial surgery, oral and maxillofacial medicine and pathology, maxillofacial prosthetics and dental care for medically complex patients, including outpatient deep sedation/anesthesia for patients with special needs and geriatric dental care.

As a premier Academic Health Sciences Centre, Sunnybrook is committed to high quality inter-professional education and is the home of one of the University’s four Academies for undergraduate medical education in addition to providing postgraduate and fellowship training in virtually all disciplines. To learn more, please visit https://sunnybrook.ca/education/

Sunnybrook Research Institute (SRI) is one of the fastest growing Canadian research enterprises with internationally acclaimed programs in basic and applied research, conducting $100 million in research each year, developing innovations in care for more than one million patients annually, and passionately provides rewarding educational and research experiences for more than 4,000 trainees each year.  For more information about SRI, please visit www.sunnybrook.ca/research

Candidates must hold a DDS/DMD degree and either hold or be eligible for a general or specialist’s certificate of registration with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario.  The successful candidate will be eligible to hold an academic appointment at the rank of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, or its equivalent in the Teaching Stream, in the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto.   The successful candidate will have the vision to advance integration with the Sunnybrook strategic directions; commitment to forging partnerships with the many communities we serve to support the development of integrated delivery systems; experience working in diverse populations; values inclusiveness, equity and diversity; strong leadership capabilities, the ability to mentor trainees and faculty at all stages of their careers; as well as a record of peer-reviewed research, of leadership in undergraduate, postgraduate, continuing medical education or patient education; and/or leadership in model service delivery as a creative professional academic activity.

Applications will be accepted until February 29, 2020, or until the position is filled. To explore this exciting opportunity further, interested applicants may direct enquiries and submit their letter of interest, CV and the names of three referees in confidence to the address shown below.

Mr. Rags Davloor, Chair, Search Committee

c/o Ms. Rajni Sandhu, Office of Medical Professional Practice, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Room DG29, Toronto, Ontario, M4N 3M5 Canada.   Email:  [email protected]

Sunnybrook Health Science Centre and the University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from racialized persons/persons of colour, women, indigenous/Aboriginal People of North America, persons with disabilities, LGBTQ persons, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.

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

For more information on the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto, please visit https://www.dentistry.utoronto.ca

Posted January 23, 2020


PROGRAM DIRECTOR – GRADUATE PERIODONTICS
Department of Dental Diagnostic and Surgical Sciences
Position #28598

Applications are invited for a full-time tenured or tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor position as well as a 5-year renewable term as Graduate Program Director in the Division of Periodontics, Department of Dental Diagnostic Surgical Sciences at the Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The appointment will commence on July 1, 2020 or as soon thereafter as possible.

The appointee must have completed full-time university-based Periodontics specialty training and be a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC) or be eligible for the RCDC/NDSE (National Dental Specialty Exam).  A proven record of scholarly activity and publication would be an asset. Graduate and/or Undergraduate clinical, and teaching experience in Periodontics is required and experience in Research and Grant application is preferred.  A Specialty Master’s degree and/or PhD in Periodontics is preferred.

A Graduate Program Director appointment is a five-year term appointment. Responsibilities and duties associated with the position include: all aspects of Graduate Program Administration,  Revenue and Budgeting, Student Recruitment and Selection, Chairing  the Admissions Committee, Evaluating student progress, Curriculum Review, Clinic and facilities Management, Staffing (Academic/Support/Dental Hygiene),  Inter-Disciplinary Collaboration and Research Oversight of Graduate Students.  This position will liaise with the Faculty of Graduate Studies and the Commission of Dental Accreditation of Canada. This position is in the Department of Dental Diagnostics and Surgical Sciences in the Division of Periodontics.  Please see the link to the organizational structure of the Dental Diagnostic Surgical Sciences Department at http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/dentistry/ddss/1074.html. The position may include Academic responsibilities in the Undergraduate Periodontics Program.

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 (2013)) www.manitobadentist.ca.  Extramural practice privilege is available one day per week upon application and signing of a Private Practice Agreement.

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 Program.  In addition, there are four clinical Master’s based Graduate Programs: Pediatric Dentistry, Prosthodontics, Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and Orthodontics, with a strong established interdisciplinary didactic and clinical collaboration. Furthermore, there is a Masters and PhD program in the Department of Oral Biology/Basic Sciences.

The Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry 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 rich multi-ethnic population of 753,000. 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. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact [email protected] or 204-474-8371. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.

Only complete applications will be considered. Your application must include the following: A comprehensive curriculum vitae, statement of career goals, a letter of intent including your experience, or potential for leadership, your clinical experience, teaching, service and research. Please also include a personal statement on your contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion in your teaching, research, service and/or other experiences etc. Three letters of reference sent directly from your referees, certified copies of your 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, must all be included in your application package.

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 and Elder 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 application packages will be provided to participating members of the search process.

Completed application documents and informal enquiries should be directed to:

Dr. Anastasia Kelekis-Cholakis
Dean
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 March 31, 2020 but the search will continue until the position is filled.

Posted February 3, 2020


Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry, College of Dentistry
Position Number: 26193

Applications are invited for a full-time tenured or tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor in the Division of Prosthodontics at the University of Manitoba, Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry, Department of Restorative Dentistry.  The ideal candidate will have experience and ability in preclinical and clinical teaching and supervision of undergraduate dentistry students.  Rank and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The appointment will commence on July 1, 2020 or as soon thereafter as possible.

The Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry has invested in staff, equipment, and facilities at unprecedented levels in order to capitalize on new methods for educating students, residents, and practicing dentists. Primary responsibilities include didactic, pre-clinical and clinical instruction in the undergraduate programs with the possibility of teaching in the graduate prosthodontic program. Duties include development of curriculum following the Association of Canadian Faculties of Dentistry competencies, expansion of our computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacturing systems program, supervision and teaching in the undergraduate dental clinic (general practice model), development of clinical research and related scholarly activities. Extramural private practice privilege is available one day per week upon signing of a Practice Agreement.

The successful applicant must have a DDS/DMD degree or equivalent. Preference may be given to individuals who have a certificate of Prosthodontics specialty from an accredited postgraduate prosthodontics program or demonstrate a strong interest in that field. Demonstrated practice experience and an established record in University teaching by the time of hire as well as a Master’s or PhD degree would be an asset. Applicants must be eligible for licensure in the Province of Manitoba and be either Board Eligible in Canada or be a Fellow in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada see www.rcdc.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 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 735,000. 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. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact [email protected] or 204-474-8371. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.

Only complete applications will be considered. Applications must include the following: Curriculum Vitae, statement of career goals, 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. Vanessa Swain
College of Dentistry, University of Manitoba
D113-780 Bannatyne Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, R3E 0W2
c/o:  Email: [email protected]

Closing date for applications is: February 29, 2020 and will continue until position is filled.

Posted February 3, 2020

 


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 Limited-Term appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor for a period of 1 to 5 years, depending upon the qualifications, experience, and performance. 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 April 16, 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 March 12, 2020


Dental Clinician-Scientist – Full-time Probationary (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. At Schulich Dentistry, we prepare graduates to provide outstanding dental care as well as generate knowledge through cutting-edge basic and clinical research. We also provide oral health care to the public through our on-site clinics and our community outreach programs, and have recently significantly upgraded our Simulation Clinic which provides a venue for practical training in undergraduate operative, fixed and removable prosthodontic, endodontic, and oral surgical technique.

Applications are invited from qualified individuals for 2 positions as Dental Clinician-Scientist at the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry to begin on September 1, 2020 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. Exceptional applicants will be considered for an appointment at a higher rank. Qualified applicants will have a DDS/DMD degree (or equivalent) and PhD (or equivalent research training). 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).They will be expected to establish and maintain a vigorous, externally funded research program in dental, oral or craniofacial research. Applicants should have a record of achievement in research and publication appropriate for their stage of career. Preference will be given to applicants who can demonstrate their ability to lead research in a field complementary to one or more research strengths of the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry and Western University. These include:

In addition to leading a new area of oral health research, the successful candidates will participate in the teaching and service activities of Schulich Dentistry. S/he will hold a primary appointment in Schulich Dentistry and be considered for cross-appointment in an appropriate basic science or clinical department within the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry. Compensation will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Western is one of Canada’s leading research-intensive universities, and Schulich Medicine & Dentistry has a long history of excellence in basic biomedical, applied, and clinical 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. Schulich Dentistry has full-time faculty members, cross and jointly appointed faculty members from basic and clinical departments and at the various research institutes in London, Ontario. Further information about Schulich Dentistry may be found at www.schulich.uwo.ca/dentistry

Western university campus is in London, with a metropolitan population of approximately 530,000, 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 and is located close to several lakes and facilities for outdoor activities. See http://www.goodmovelondon.com to learn more.  Western’s Recruitment and Retention Office is available to assist in the transition of successful applicants and their families to the university and city. For further information, please see: www.london.ca.

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:

Dr. Bertha M. Garcia
Vice-Dean and Director (acting) Dentistry
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University
1151 Richmond St., London, ON, N6A 5C1
Canada

Applications can also be emailed to [email protected]. Review of applications will begin after June 30, 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 March 24, 2020