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Oral Epidemiology and Dental Public Health (OEDPH) Faculty

Recruitment Period

Open date: May 1st, 2018
Last review date: June 25th, 2018
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.
Final date: November 1st, 2019
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.


The University of California, San Francisco, School of Dentistry, Department of Preventive and Restorative Dental Sciences, is seeking full time faculty members in the Clinic X Professor series (at the ranks of Full Professor) to support its teaching programs in Oral Epidemiology and Dental Public Health (OEDPH). The appointment will be in the Department’s Division of OEDPH.

Primary duties will include teaching and mentoring, research, and service. Teaching activities include didactic lectures, clinical, and seminar activities covering all areas of preventive and restorative dentistry, specifically dental public health.

The individuals selected must have a U.S. DDS/DMD, MPH or an equivalent degree, and be board certified in the specialty of dental public health. Extensive predoctoral and/or postgraduate teaching and mentoring experience is required.

The Candidate must have a track record of funded projects or research grants and demonstrate the potential to become an independent researcher in the area of dental public health and health disparities. The department is interested in deepening its domain expertise in the areas of perinatal oral health research.

A successful candidate has collaborated with health agencies at local and state levels to translate evidence to real community settings to effect positive health outcomes. Therefore, experience in community engagement is strongly preferred.

The Department seeks a candidate who will also contribute significantly in areas of service

Academic rank and salary level will be based on the successful applicant’s experience. Interested applicants must submit a CV, cover letter, statement of teaching experience, and a statement of contribution to diversity. The position is open until filled. Due to the large number of applications, only potential candidates selected for an interview will receive return correspondence.

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, CA


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

  • Cover Letter

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching

  • Statement of Contributions to Diversity

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

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