The Department of Prosthodontics is seeking qualified applicants for the position of clinical assistant professor. This is a clinical-track position in a strong team environment committed to collaboration, integrity and excellence in both academic and clinical instruction and patient-care. The department also is committed to professional growth for each of its team members. Teaching responsibilities will include pre-clinical and clinical instruction in prosthodontics.
The successful applicant must have an interest in and teaching experience focused on occlusion. Additional responsibilities include clinical and didactic instruction to advanced education in prosthodontics candidates, competency assessment and development in areas of focus, and contributions to the department's expansion and implementation of discipline-based curriculum.
Generation of scholarly activity as well as engagement in university service at the department, school and university levels, including participation in departmental and school governance is expected. Faculty practice and other revenue-generating opportunities will be considered for eligible candidates. This position also contains the potential for future leadership/administrative opportunities.
Indiana University School of Dentistry is located on the IUPUI campus. IUPUI is one of the outstanding urban research universities in the United States and capitalizes on the campus' central location in the state and its position in the research corridor that links IUPUI, Purdue University West Lafayette, and Indiana University Bloomington. IUPUI faculty conduct world-class research in the life sciences with opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborations with the other IU Health Science Schools and the Purdue Schools of Engineering & Technology and Science. The School of Dentistry is the only dental school in the Hoosier state and educates 80% of the dentists practicing in Indiana and offers an extraordinary learning environment in which teaching, research and community service are uniquely combined to prepare tomorrow's dental professionals. The IUPUI campus is a six-time recipient of the Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award.
DDS/DMD or equivalent dental degree
Master's Degree or a certificate in Prosthodontics from a program accredited by the Commission of Dental Accreditation
Eligibility for Indiana dental licensure
Completion of an Advanced Education Program in Prosthodontics is strongly preferred.
Department Contact for Questions:
Mr. Damon L. Spight School of Dentistry Faculty Affairs/Office of the Executive Associate Dean 1121 W. Michigan Street, DS 102 Indianapolis, IN 46202 email@example.com 317-274-3070 (O)
OAA #: IN-DENT-DSPR18001
Appointment Status: Non-Tenure Track
Internal Number: 6847
About Indiana University
Founded in 1820, Indiana University is the state’s public university system, comprised of two core campuses—IU-Bloomington and IUPUI—and six regional campuses located throughout the state. Combined, the total student population is more than 114,000 undergraduate, graduate and professional school students. IU is one of the largest employers in the state, with over 20,000 faculty and staff. Indiana University is an equal employment and affirmative action employer and a provider of ADA services. Diversity and inclusion remains a core commitment to IU’s mission to cultivate an educational environment that supports equal access, participation and representation on all of its campuses and that provides educational and career opportunities for all.