Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis (IUPUI)
Location: Bloomington, Indiana
Internal Number: 14301
Department: IUPUI Division of Allied Health – School of Dentistry
The Department of Periodontology at the Indiana University School of Dentistry (IUSD) is seeking qualified applicants for a full time, position as Graduate Director of the Periodontology Residency Program. Candidates will be expected to be on the tenure track with a rank at Associate Professor or Full Professor in the Department of Periodontology.
This will be a 12-month appointment with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2023, or sooner.
TEACHING, INNOVATION & RESEARCHTHATIMPROVESLIVES
The Department of Periodontology at IUSD is recognized worldwide for its commitment to education, patient care, research and service.
JOIN AN INSTITUTIONTHATIMPROVESTHEWORLD
We are recruiting to our team someone with a proven commitment to developing competent clinicians who are ethical, critical thinkers, lifelong learners, professionally responsible, and culturally sensitive practitioners. The successful candidate will have a record of contributing to and excelling in a team environment built upon conducting world-class, cutting-edge research. These characteristics and abilities are essential because the primary responsibilities of the successful candidate will include didactic and clinical instruction within the graduate periodontics program as well as for predoctoral dental students. Participation in and initiation of research efforts are strongly encouraged.
As the state's premier urban research institution, IUPUI and IUSD are committed to having a welcoming campus community that reflects and enacts the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We seek candidates who will not only enhance our representational diversity but whose research, teaching, and community engagement efforts contribute to diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUPUI and IUSD condemns racism in all its forms and has taken an anti-racist stance that moves beyond mere statements to interrogating its policies, procedures, and practices. We hope to identify individuals who will assist in our mission to dismantle racism so that everyone has opportunity to succeed at IUPUI and IUSD.
IUSD offers a dynamic learning environment for faculty, in which teaching, research, clinical care, and community service are core to our mission, through clinical programs in Indianapolis, Fort Wayne and Evansville, Indiana. Our main facility includes a state-of-the-art 45,000–square-foot James J. Fritts DDS Clinical Care Center on the IUPUI campus and is both adjacent to local hospitals and part of an urban academic health center. We deliver a wide range of services and outreach to more than 20,000 patients per year. We enroll approximately 800 students annually in degree and/or certificate programs in dentistry, allied dental programs, PhD, and advanced dental specialty programs tailored to current and future needs of the professions and the communities we serve. The IU School of Dentistry is the only dental school in the state and educates 80% of the dentists practicing in Indiana. Over 12,000 of our alumni are pursuing careers throughout the US and around the world.
AREYOUREADY TO JOIN? Full consideration will be given to candidates who meet the following qualifications:
DDS/BDS from a CODA-accredited institution
Unrestricted Indiana dental licensure and an Indiana permit for the use of IV sedation by the employment start date
Current experience teaching within all areas noted for this position
Board Certification by the American Board of Periodontology
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About Indiana University Purdue University Indianpolis (IUPUI)
IUPUI, a partnership between Indiana and Purdue universities, is Indiana’s urban research and academic health sciences campus.
IUPUI’s mission is to advance the state of Indiana and the intellectual growth of its citizens to the highest levels nationally and internationally through research and creative activity, teaching and learning, and civic engagement.
By offering a distinctive range of bachelor’s, master’s, professional, and Ph.D. degrees, IUPUI promotes the educational, cultural, and economic development of central Indiana and beyond through innovative collaborations, external partnerships, and a strong commitment to diversity.