Pediatric Dentistry– The Medical University of South Carolina, James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine, invites applications for a full-time tenure-track faculty position as the Pediatric Dentistry Graduate Program Director. Located in the historical peninsula of Charleston, SC, the Medical University of South Carolina is the State’s only comprehensive academic health science center.
The primary area of responsibility of the faculty position is to lead the Pediatric Dentistry Graduate Program, including active participation in the teaching and patient care components of the program. Other expectations include teaching pediatric dentistry in the DMD program and conducting research in related areas. The ideal candidate must have excellent leadership, mentorship, administrative, and organizational skills. In addition, the candidate must have a creative and positive attitude toward maintaining a team-oriented work environment. Outstanding opportunities exist for teaching and curriculum development and participation in an active intramural faculty practice.
The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Please submit a letter of interest including statement of career goals and curriculum vitae to: Dr. Martin Steed, Search Committee Chair, Medical University of South Carolina, 173 Ashley Avenue, BSB 453,MSC507, Charleston, South Carolina 29425.
Candidates must possess a DDS or DMD degree or equivalent and a certificate or master’s degree from a CODA-accredited graduate pediatric dentistry program. Candidates must possess the qualification required to obtain a South Carolina dental license and an appointment to the medical staff of MUSC. Board certification in pediatric dentistry and previous teaching and research experience are required. Academic rank and salary will be based on the candidate’s qualifications and commensurate with level of experience. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated expertise in didactic and clinical teaching, scholarship and program administration. Review of candidates will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.