Clinical Track Professor in Veterinary Dentistry and Oromaxillofacial Surgery

University of Wisconsin - Madison, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Surgical Sciences
Wisconsin, United States
Competitive Salary
May 05, 2021
Employment Level
Non-Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

The Department of Surgical Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Veterinary Medicine invites applications for a full-time position as Clinical Track (Assistant or Associate) Professor in the Dentistry and Oral Surgery Section. 


Qualifications: DVM or equivalent degree. Board certified or board eligible in the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) or European Veterinary Dental College (EVDC) is necessary. Advanced training in dentistry and oral surgery required. Must maintain a Wisconsin license to practice veterinary medicine



Clinical Track: Responsibilities include teaching third year students in the small animal surgery course, the advanced dentistry course, and the dentistry clinical rotation.  Required clinical duties will range between 22-26 weeks.  Development of a research program as well as clinical and research supervision of residents in dentistry and oral surgery is also required. Participation in continuing education programs for practicing veterinarians is also expected.


There is currently a 1-week equine dentistry elective course (including clinical laboratory) offered during the third year curriculum. If the appropriate candidate has an equine interest, participation in leading this course would be encouraged.


Distribution of time in clinical practice, teaching, research, and service is expected to be in the range of the following, depending on unit needs: Clinical practice: 40-50%; Non-clinical teaching 20%; Research 20-30%; Service 10%


Opportunities for additional formal AVDC training in oromaxillofacial surgery (OMFS) may be available to the appropriate candidate.


MADISON: The Small Animal faculty are team oriented and are excited about the prospects of furthering the development of dental, oral and maxillofacial care of veterinary patients  UW Veterinary Care/School of Veterinary Medicine is a wonderful workplace with enthusiastic students, technicians, residents and other faculty specialists who work together to provide excellent veterinary medical care, and to advance the field of veterinary medicine with compassionate care and new discoveries.  The University of Wisconsin-Madison campus and surrounding area have many enriching opportunities.  UW-Madison campus provides an environment which encourages research.  Madison consistently ranks as a top community in which to live, work and play.  Please see the following link for more information


HOW TO APPLY: please click "Apply Online" to begin the process.  You will be required to upload a cover letter, current CV, and a document listing the contact information for three professional references.  For questions regarding the application process, please contact Lori Chamberlain at


The deadline for assuring full consideration is July 31, 2021, however this position will remain open and applications may be considered until the position is filled. If you have questions regarding the application process, please contact Lori Chamberlain at


The University of Wisconsin-Madison is an equal opportunity employer.

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