The Department of Periodontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) School of Dentistry, invites applicants for a full-time position as Assistant or Associate Professor. Qualified candidates should have a DMD/DDS or equivalent degree. Completion of advanced training in Periodontology is required. Eligibility and/or certification by the American Board of Periodontology is preferred. Responsibilities include didactic and clinical teaching in the predoctoral program, didactic and clinical teaching in the advanced education program, research, and service to the University. Tenure status and salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Interested applicants please follow this link to apply: https://uab.peopleadmin.com/postings/8609
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Internal Number: 8609
About UAB Periodontology
Located within a vibrant and expansive urban campus in the heart of a leading academic medical center, UAB School of Dentistry blends the rich tradition of a school founded in 1948 with cutting-edge technology and contemporary programs and facilities.
The school is comprised of 7 academic departments and a variety of educational programs that span the major dental specialties. Guided by a comprehensive strategic plan, we promote diversity of thought and embrace a diverse faculty, staff and student body who enrich the UAB experience.
Our goal is to educate a progressive oral health workforce and advance science to optimize oral health throughout our state, the nation and the world. We offer a premier learning experience, abundant lifelong learning opportunities, and cadre of auxiliary programs supported by internationally recognized faculty and a strong network of alumni and community partners. Students are exposed to both depth and breadth of clinical experiences, while students and faculty are able to participate in both clinical and laboratory research within areas like craniofacial development/genetics, biomaterial science, oral microbiology and infection/host response, or...al cancer, and clinical outcomes/implementation science. Through our comprehensive clinical operations and robust community collaborations, we provide high-quality patient care for residents of Alabama and surrounding areas.
From pioneering four-handed dentistry to revolutionizing practice-based research and leading groundbreaking discovery, we are forging the future of oral health locally and globally.
The Department of Periodontology seeks to pursue excellence in research, education, patient care, and outreach. Our faculty, residents, and staff strive to improve patients’ oral and overall health and provide outstanding periodontal and dental implant therapies for all patients in a comfortable, modern environment. Our dedicated faculty innovate in their educational and research endeavors to promote advancement of dental science.
We are committed to optimizing the overall health of our patients and the community through superior periodontal care, education, and outreach. We work to do so through innovative programs in teaching, patient care and research. Well-qualified and passionate faculty direct these efforts supported by dedicated staff.