Dentistry / Pediatric Dentistry

Michigan, United States
Salary Not specified
May 27, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Dentistry / Pediatric Dentistry
Clinic/Tenure Track Faculty Position

The University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry is currently seeking a faculty member for a clinic/tenure track position in the department of Pediatric Dentistry at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor.

Responsibilities: Clinical and classroom instruction of pre-doctoral dental students and in all aspects of pediatric dentistry. Includes preparation of course materials, administer/grade examinations, and evaluate student progress.

Qualifications: Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S), Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D) or educational equivalent.

Candidates should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae and three professional references to: Dr. Michelle Wheater, Interim Assistant Dean for Academic Administration, University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry, 2700 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Detroit, Michigan 48208-2576. Electronic submissions should be sent to Formal review will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

The small classes, excellent facilities, and close relationship with industry make teaching at UDM exciting and rewarding. UDM is a national leader in securing grants from the NSF Course, Curriculum and Laboratory Improvement (CCLI) Program. The US News and World Report ranked UDM in the top tier in the Midwest and first in Michigan among our category of universities (Masters Comprehensive Universities). The College's faculty forms a community of teaching scholars with many grants from the NSF and industry. Interdisciplinary student teams have placed 1st and 3rd in international competitions of intelligent vehicles and assistive technologies.

Michigan's largest, most comprehensive private University, the University of Detroit Mercy is an independent Catholic institution of higher education sponsored by the Religious Sisters of Mercy and Society of Jesus. The university seeks qualified candidates who will contribute to the University's mission, diversity, and excellence of its academic community. The University of Detroit Mercy is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer with a diverse faculty and student body and welcomes persons of all backgrounds.

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