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Pediatric Dentistry Postgraduate Program Director - Associate or Full Clinical Professor

Application Window

Open date: July 31, 2023

Most recent review date: Thursday, Dec 21, 2023 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: Friday, Jan 31, 2025 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

Full-time Associate or Full Clinical Professor
Pediatric Dentistry Postgraduate Program Director

University of California, San Francisco
Department of Orofacial Sciences
Division of Pediatric Dentistry

The Department of Orofacial Sciences in the School of Dentistry at University of California, San Francisco seeks applicants for a full-time position as an Associate or Full Professor in the Health Sciences Clinical or Clinical X series. The selected candidate will be expected to oversee the Pediatric Dentistry training programs which include 19 Residents. The Division of Pediatric Dentistry has training opportunities at the Parnassus campus, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital in Mission Bay and Oakland, and affiliated with the La Clinical De La Raza/Children’s Hospital Oakland dental clinic and Petaluma Health Center in Rohnert Park. In addition, the Division has three active HRSA grants. Primary responsibilities will also include teaching, clinical faculty practice, and opportunities for research.

Applicants must have a dental degree (DDS, DMD, or equivalent) and a certificate of advanced training in Pediatric Dentistry, and be a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry or be Board-eligible and in the process of seeking Diplomate status. Applicants should have extensive clinical experience and be competent in all phases of preventive, restorative and surgical practice. Clinical experience should also include recent extensive experience providing comprehensive surgical and restorative care in the hospital operating room as well as other advanced forms of behavior guidance such as oral conscious sedation. Experience in teaching, clinical research, and administration is strongly preferred. Intramural practice opportunities are available. Salary and rank are commensurate with experience.

The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Table 5. The minimum base salary range for this position is $139,500-$297,200. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

Please apply online at: with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity, and contact information for four references. Applicant materials must list current and/or pending qualifications upon submission. The selected candidate must meet all of the qualifications at the time of appointment.

For more information contact:
Ray E. Stewart, DMD, MS
Professor and Chair,
Division of Pediatric Dentistry

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Cover Letter

  • Curriculum Vitae - CV must clearly list current and/or pending qualifications (e.g. board eligibility/certification, medical licensure, etc.).

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity - Please see the following page for more details: Contributions to Diversity Statement

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 4 required (contact information only)

About UC San Francisco

As a University employee, you will be required to comply with all applicable University policies and/or collective bargaining agreements, as may be amended from time to time. Federal, state, or local government directives may impose additional requirements.

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.

Job location

San Francisco, CA