Associate Director, Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics

Ohio (US)
Nov 04, 2019
Dec 04, 2019

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Associate Director, Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics

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The College of Dentistry at The Ohio State University seeks applicants for a full-time, open rank, clinical or tenure-track faculty position in the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry to serve as Associate Director of the Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics. Responsibilities for this position include didactic instruction, direct clinical supervision of residents, and select administrative tasks. Other duties include support of the overall mission of the division, participation in university and college governance, and contribution to the college’s continuing education programs. Practice opportunities exist in the college’s affiliated Dental Faculty Practice.

As an R1 research-intensive university with seven health science colleges on its campus, Ohio State provides the optimum environment for the College of Dentistry to meet is tripartite mission of education, research, and service. The college distinguishes itself nationally by engaging faculty throughout the campus, around the state, and across the country in a host of experiences that provide enriching professional opportunities. The College of Dentistry is Ohio’s only state-supported dental school, and it educates more than 60% of the state’s dentists. Comprised of nine divisions, the college supports nine advanced education programs accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation, including residency training programs in general practice and dental anesthesiology. The college also benefits from a National Institutes of Health T32 award that supports its PhD in oral biology program.

Candidates must have: DDS/DMD or equivalent degree; completed a CODA-accredited Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics; comprehensive and demonstrated experience with all phases of fixed, removable, and implant prosthodontics; and be eligible for a regular or limited teaching license by the Ohio State Dental Board. Preference will be given to candidates with board certification or board eligibility from the American Board of Prosthodontics, prior experience in graduate education and interdisciplinary care of patients and the application of digital technology, advanced degrees, research accomplishments, and leadership in organized prosthodontics. For a tenure-track appointment, candidates must demonstrate a sustained, outstanding record of teaching and protocol-driven research with the potential for future grant support.

Only electronic applications will be accepted. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with qualifications. Candidates should submit a personal statement that delineates professional qualifications and career goals, along with curriculum vitae and three professional references to Lisa A. Lang, DDS, MS, MBA, Chair of the Division of Restorative and Prosthetic Dentistry, at For more information about the position, the Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics, and the college, visit

The Ohio State University is a premier employer that provides exceptional rewards, including medical, dental, and vision benefits. The university’s competitive salaries and benefits packages include generous retirement plans, tuition assistance for employees and their dependents, wellness initiatives, and more. For detailed information visit

The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, and protected veteran status.