Associate Professor/Professor and Department Chair of Endodontics

Feb 01, 2019
Feb 28, 2019

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The University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Dentistry, is accepting nominations and applications for the full-time position of Chair, Department of Endodontics. The UAB School of Dentistry seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, and service have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to being a leader in oral healthcare.

The Chair is an integral part of the School of Dentistry’s administrative team and will provide innovative leadership and advocacy in four critical areas: predoctoral education, advanced education program in Endodontics, patient care, and research. The Chair will provide vision, focus, and mentorship to further develop a dynamic and growing department and will identify, cultivate, and pursue internal and external partnerships that lead to collaborative opportunities. The Chair will assume administrative responsibility for department finances, budgeting, faculty recruitment, staffing, compliance, and departmental representation on school and university committees.

Qualified candidates must have a DDS/DMD or equivalent degree, advanced training in Endodontics, Board Certified or Eligible for Board Certification in Endodontics and experience in the field. A demonstrated record of teaching, academic leadership, and successful research is preferred. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to participate in the faculty practice.

The applicant must be eligible for licensure and/or a special teaching permit in Alabama. Academic rank, salary, and tenure status will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested individuals are encouraged to apply online at

UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages
applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans. A pre employment background check investigation is performed on candidates selected for employment

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