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Division of Preclinical Education, Biomaterials & Engineering (PEBE) - Assistant/Associate Professor

Recruitment Period

Open date: November 9th, 2018

Last review date: Sunday, Dec 9, 2018 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Saturday, May 9, 2020 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.


UCSF School of Dentistry, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, Division of Preclinical Education, Biomaterials & Engineering (PEBE)
Assistant/Associate Professor

The Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences (PRDS) in the School of Dentistry of the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), invites applications for faculty in its Division of Preclinical Education, Biomaterials & Engineering (PEBE). The Department is looking to fill one or two positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, depending on the qualifications of the applicant. Candidates should hold a Ph.D., D.D.S., or equivalent degree, should have established a dynamic research program in biomaterials or bioengineering, and have at least two years of experience teaching and training pre-doctoral, graduate, doctoral, and postgraduate students. Successful candidates will show evidence of research excellence in the form of prior and ongoing independent research funding. The ideal candidates will have translational research experience in one of the following areas: dental materials, dental biomaterials, biomineralization of oral and craniofacial tissues, dental tissue repair/regeneration, dental engineering, dental devices or dental equipment. Other areas of interest for the search include creating effective clinical translational models and clinical interventions in dentistry. The successful candidates will also become members of the UCSF Oral and Craniofacial Sciences graduate program. Successful candidates will be expected to be active researchers, engaged educators, participate in committee service and may have opportunity for clinical practice.

UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. UCSF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.

Applications received by December 01, 2018 will receive preferential consideration, but the positions will remain open until filled. Interested applicants must use our online system to submit curriculum vitae, a brief statement/letter of interest, a statement of contributions to diversity, a statement describing the applicant's research program, accomplishments, future research plans, a statement describing the applicants teaching and mentoring philosophy, and responsibilities and interests. Include the names and complete contact information for three references to:


Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 3 required (contact information only)