The Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine is seeking applications for a full-time tenure or clinical track position at the Assistant Director in the Graduate Endodontics Program, Department of Graduate Studies. Responsibilities include primary didactic and clinical teaching in the graduate endodontic program, predoctoral didactic and clinical teaching, and service to the University. For tenure track appointments, independent research and scholarly activity is also expected. Working in collaboration with other faculty, both in teaching and research, is strongly encouraged. Extramural faculty practice is available.
The SIU School of Dental Medicine is a suburban campus located in the St. Louis metropolitan area. The graduate program in Endodontics is affiliated with Saint Louis University.
Terms of Appointment Full-time, term or continuing beginning October 1, 2020 or later.
Source of Funds State
Salary Academic rank and salary are commensurate with experience and qualifications.
Application Process Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, and three letters of reference to:
Dr. Bruce Rotter, Dean SIU School of Dental Medicine 2800 College Avenue Alton, IL 62002
Application Deadline Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until position is filled.
SIUE is a state university. Benefits under state-sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. We encourage applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and people with disabilities.
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A D.M.D. or D.D.S. degree from a CODA accredited dental school, specialty training in Endodontics and board certification are required. Experience in teaching and an interest and/or experience in research are desired. Candidates holding an M.S. degree are preferred. Applicants must be licensed to practice dentistry in the State of Illinois, or be able to meet the requirements for permanent licensure in Illinois.
Internal Number: FY21-031
About Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
Situated on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland atop the bluffs overlooking the natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s rich bottom land and only 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, the SIUE campus is home to a diverse student body of more than 13,000 individuals.
SIUE is is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, as well as more than 30 additional accrediting agencies. In January 2019, SIUE was reclassified by The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education to the newly created doctoral/professional universities category.
Fully certified at the Division I level by the NCAA, SIUE is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (MAC) (men’s soccer & wrestling).