Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Dentistry
OHSU, School of Dentistry
Location: Portland, Oregon
Type: Full Time
Required Education: DDS/DMD
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
Internal Number: 2020-5867
Oregon Health & Science University School of Dentistry Department of Pediatric Dentistry is seeking to fill an Assistant Professor position. This is a full-time 1.0 FTE position. This position is under the supervision of the Chair of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry. The duties of this position are in support of the missions, goals, and objectives of the Oregon Health & Sciences University and the School of Dentistry. Preference will be given to candidates with extensive experience in hospital dentistry, operating room and sedation cases, and the management of medically complex patients. *Please apply online at www.ohsujobs.com, then search using 2020-5867.
Responsibilities of the successful candidate will include:
Preclinical and clinical teaching of the predoctoral students as well as staffing the pediatric dentistry resident clinics and operating room.
Participation in the didactic curriculum offered by the department at both the predoctoral and resident levels.
Scholarly activity and participation on administrative committees and councils and other professionally related public service activities on behalf of the department.
The general pattern of working hours corresponds with scheduled clinic hours, Monday – Friday, 8am – 5pm. Deviations from this pattern may be necessary at times and will include participation in hospital on-call coverage for the residents.
Dental degree (DDS/DMD) from a Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) accredited program
Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from a CODA accredited program
Board certification (or eligible for board certification) from the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Eligible for full licensure in Oregon
Eligible for license endorsement in moderate sedation in Oregon
Eligible for a nitrous oxide endorsement in Oregon
Ability to obtain hospital privileges at the Oregon Health & Science University
BLS from the American Heart Association
PALS from the American Heart Association
Membership and participation in professional societies in pediatric dentistry, dental education, and dental research
Demonstrated achievement in scholarly activity, service, teaching, and/or research including awards, extra-mural funding, and publications in peer reviewed journals
Minimum 2 years of clinical and didactic teaching experience
Please note: Effective Oct. 18, 2021, all OHSU employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they have an approved medical or religious exception. If you are hired by OHSU after Oct. 18, you will need to be fully vaccinated (or obtain an approved exception) prior to starting work, and need to provide proof of vaccination (or approved exception) within 10 days of starting work.
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The School of Dentistry shares the mission of the Oregon Health & Science University to provide educational programs, basic and clinical research, and high quality care and community programs. We strive to foster an environment of mutual respect where the free exchange of ideas can flourish. The dental school prepares graduates in general dentistry and the dental specialties to deliver compassionate and ethical oro-facial health care.
Read more about the School of Dentistry: http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/education/schools/school-of-dentistry