Prosthodontics Assistant Professor

Location
Omaha, Nebraska
Posted
Feb 01, 2019
Closes
Feb 28, 2019
Ref
64092
Profession
Dentist
Specialty
Dentistry

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Prosthodontics Assistant Professor

Creighton University School of Dentistry is seeking a motivated individual to support and develop Prosthodontic didactic and clinical curriculum to provide dental students with a broad spectrum of experiences in the treatment of Prosthodontics patient care. Creighton University is a Catholic and Jesuit comprehensive university committed to excellence in undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs in the Big East Conference.

The School of Dentistry provides an exceptional education in an unrivaled, new state of the art clinical learning environment and is an integral component of Creighton University, a dynamic and growing institution located in Omaha, Nebraska. Omaha boasts a lively, thriving metropolitan community conveniently located in the nation's heartland. Understanding of the mission and purpose of the School of Dentistry and the identity of Creighton University as a premier Catholic, Jesuit university is unique in its emphasis in caring for others.

The tenure-track Assistant Professor will work with a team of dedicated faculty and leaders who are building on a rich legacy of excellence in dental education and expanding our capacity as a national resource for the dental profession. Position responsibilities include education in the pre-clinical and clinical setting in fixed prosthodontics, implants, complete removable dental prostheses, and partial removable dental prostheses.  Research opportunities are abundant.  Opportunities exist for prosthodontic care for patients in practice if applicants desire.

Primary appointment will be in the Department of Prosthodontics. Candidates must have a DDS/DMD from an ADA accredited institution, and an MS in prosthodontics, or equivalent degrees.  Board eligibility or board certification in Prosthodontics is encouraged.  As a tenure-track position, this opportunity will require academic appointment in the Teaching Research track. Candidates must also possess strong organizational and communication skills with a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a collegial, interdisciplinary environment. This position will be available August 1, 2019.

If interested in this outstanding opportunity, please apply via the Creighton University Human Resources website at www.creighton.edu/hr/ and attach to your application a Letter of Interest, Curriculum Vitae, and three Letters of Recommendation.  Please direct question to the search committee to Dr. Thomas Meng, thomasmeng@creighton.edu  or Dr. James Kelly, jimkelly@creighton.edu .. Ongoing applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Creighton University is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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