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Division of Periodontology - Assistant or Associate Professor

Application Window

Open date: April 22nd, 2020

Next review date: Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Apply by this date to ensure full consideration by the committee.

Final date: Friday, Oct 22, 2021 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.

Position description


The University of California San Francisco (UCSF), Department of Orofacial Sciences invites applications for a position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level, tenure track or clinical series (HS Clinical or Clinical X), in the Division of Periodontology. The successful candidate will be primarily expected to develop, sustain and lead an extramurally funded program of fundamental and/or translational research in an area related to oral disease. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in clinical service within the UCSF Division of Periodontology Clinics, to care for patients and to contribute to the educational activities of predoctoral, postgraduate and graduate students in the School of Dentistry. The applicant must possess a DDS (or equivalent), be a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology or Board Eligible, and possess Conscious/Moderate Sedation Certification or ability to Certify in Conscious Sedation. Preference will be given to candidates with advanced graduate education preferably to the PhD level that has suitably prepared them for a successful and leading scientific career in academia. Applicant’s materials must list current and pending qualifications upon submission. Salary will be commensurate with experience and credentials.

UCSF and its Medical Center are widely recognized as leading academic and healthcare institutions. UCSF comprises the Schools of Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy and a number of hospitals and outpatient clinics. The Division of Periodontology is a successful clinical, scientific and educational enterprise with a record of innovation and discovery. The Periodontology clinics deliver clinical care to a high volume of complex and challenging patients and provide an excellent foundation for education and scientific discovery. Close academic, research and clinical links exist with the UCSF School of Medicine, the Helen Diller Family UCSF Comprehensive Cancer Center, the UCSF Benioff Center for Microbiome Medicine, and the SF VA Hospital. This multidisciplinary and multi-campus environment represents a truly collaborative environment that fosters discovery.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of intent, CV, statement of contributions to diversity, statement of research and the names of three references electronically, via AP Recruit at Preference will be given to applications received by May 22, 2020, and the position is open until filled. UC San Francisco seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California 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.

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Job location

San Francisco