West Virginia University
Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center
School of Dentistry Department of Periodontology
The West Virginia University School of Dentistry, Morgantown, WV is
seeking applications for a full-time, clinical or tenure track
faculty position at the assistant/associate professor level.
Determination of faculty salary and academic rank is within the
purview of the Dean and the Faculty Evaluation Committee and will
commensurate with qualifications.
Responsibilities will include didactic and clinical teaching and
the pre-doctoral and post-doctoral level; participation in faculty
practice; scholarly activity; and service the University, the
School of Dentistry and the community. Candidates must demonstrate
expertise in all aspects of periodontal therapy, implant surgery,
and advanced reconstructive procedures; effective written, verbal,
and interpersonal communications skills; leadership skills; and a
strong commitment to diversity and social justice.
Candidates must have a D.D.S. or D.M.D. degree from an accredited
U.S. or Canadian dental school or foreign equivalent and must be
eligible for a West Virginia dental license or teaching permit.
Information on licensure in WV can be found at http://www.wvdentalboard.org
The applicant must be board certified or board eligible for the
American Board of Periodontology at the time of appointment.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until
the position is filled.
Electronic submission of application with supporting credentials
(letter of interest addressing the requirements above, current
curriculum vitae, contact information for three professional
references including names, postal addresses, email addresses, and
phone numbers, and permission to contact these references) can be
For more information on the West Virginia School of Dentistry and
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