Assistant/Associate Professor Department of Pediatric Dentistry
LSU Health New Orleans School of Dentistry
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DDS/DMD
Internal Number: F00026P
The Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) School of Dentistry in New Orleans invites applications for an immediate opening as a full-time, tenure track, Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. The department has a strong pre-doctoral and post-doctoral curriculum. We are seeking a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry who is an outstanding educator and will engage in didactic pre-clinical and clinical instruction for undergraduate dental, dental hygiene and postgraduate students, as well as in research activity. Opportunity to participate in the dental school’s faculty practice is also available.
Applications will be accepted online on the LSUHSC Careers website:
https://lsuhsc.peopleadmin.com/postings/7244. Candidates should submit application materials including 1) a letter of interest, 2) a statement of teaching and research interests, 3) a curriculum vitae, and 4) the name, address, and telephone number of three references.
For Questions, please contact:
Dr. Jeffrey Johnson
Chair, Department of Pediatric Dentistry
LSUHSC School of Dentistry
1100 Florida Ave.
New Orleans LA, 70119
Applications and nominations will be accepted until the position is filled.
Candidates must possess outstanding academic credentials and excellent oral and written communication skills. A record of scholarly achievement (required for tenured/tenure track position) and experience teaching and mentoring students is preferred. Applicants must have a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS), Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or equivalent degree, and advanced education in Pediatric Dentistry from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA); American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD) certification is highly preferred. The successful candidate should be eligible for licensure by the Louisiana State Board of Dentistry.