Skip to main content

Division of Pediatric Dentistry - Faculty Position

Application Window

Open date: February 1, 2024

Most recent review date: Saturday, Mar 2, 2024 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, Aug 1, 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

Division of Pediatric Dentistry
Department of Orofacial Sciences
UC San Francisco

The Division of Pediatric Dentistry, Department of Orofacial Sciences at the University of California, San Francisco is recruiting 2 faculty members, expected to teach and provide leadership in working with DDS/MS/PhD, trainees in basic and translational oral and craniofacial research.

Appointments will be made at the Assistant, Associate or Full Professor, In Residence, or Ladder Rank. Academic rank is commensurate with experience.

The selected candidate will have demonstrated research experience related to amelogenesis and biomineralization. The candidate is expected to generate independent grant funding, and will join a research team focused on children’s oral health research.

The ideal candidate will mentor MS, DDS, and DDS/PhD research, and engage in research in the field of oral sciences.

Required qualifications:

  • DDS and/or PhD degree
  • Proven track record in peer-reviewed external funding at the R01 level
  • A research focus related to amelogenesis and oral sciences.

Preferred qualification:

  • Strength in teaching

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, CV, statement of contributions to diversity, statement of research, statement of teaching, and contact information for two references. The selected candidate must meet the qualifications at the time of application.

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

  • Statement of Research

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements
  • 2 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