Assistant / Associate Professor

first_imgTo be considered for this position, candidates must apply to thisfaculty position through the university’s career website, further information about this position, contact the SearchChair, Dr. Thomas Koertge, Department of Periodontics, [email protected] Proposed Hire Date07/01/2020 Application Process/Additional Information Teaching:The faculty member will have clinical and didactic teachingresponsibilities within both the predoctoral and postgraduateprograms of the Department of Periodontics, to include developmentand management of clinical and/or didactic curricular offerings inperiodontics. Faculty are expected to develop and maintain academicand clinical curricula that reflect evidence-based advances inresearch, technology and changes in the oral and general healthneeds of the population, and to prepare students to self-assesstheir learning outcomes and allow them opportunities toindividualize their preparation based on areas of strength andinterest and future career plans. In addition, the faculty membermay expect to be called upon to provide instruction in anintegrated curriculum system that includes baccalaureate, graduate,and professional education. Teaching across traditionaldepartmental lines and in multidisciplinary teams is required, andfaculty are expected to foster transformative learning that isinformed by interdisciplinary and translational research, teaching,scholarship, and creative expression. Furthermore, the facultymember may provide research mentorship to dental students anddental residents participating in predoctoral research programs andthe MSD program in Dentistry, and may participate in training ofPhD candidates.Research:The faculty member will be expected to contribute to achievement ofresearch advances by the School of Dentistry via collaboration withother faculty, both within the School of Dentistry and in otherunits of VCU, the extent of which will depend on the candidate’sexpertise and experience.Service:The faculty member will be expected to serve the Department ofPeriodontics, the School of Dentistry, and Virginia CommonwealthUniversity by serving on committees and task forces as requested.In addition, participation in dentistry-related community serviceactivities is strongly encouraged.Clinical:The faculty member may provide clinical dental care appropriate tohis or her training in the Faculty Practice facilities within theSchool of Dentistry. Open Until FilledYes Posted SalaryCommensurate Type of SearchNational DepartmentPeriodontics Application Deadline Date School/UnitSchool of Dentistry Grant funded position?No Date Posted03/06/2020 Position Responsibilities Mission or Goal of Unit We are seeking candidates for this faculty position that willprovide clinical and didactic instruction to the predoctoral andpostgraduate students in the School of Dentistry. The facultyposition will contribute to the research mission of the institutionby participating in or leading collaborative or independentresearch endeavors. In addition, the position may support clinicalpatient care by participation in the faculty practice. The primary mission of the School of Dentistry is to educatepractitioners of Dentistry capable of meeting the general oralhealth needs of the communities they serve. Integral parts of themission are research and other scholarly activity, patient care,and leadership in dental education and organized dentistry, andcollaboration and participation with other units with VCU and VCUHealth Systems. Chief purpose of this position in support of above mission orgoal Quick Link • DDS or DMD degree or equivalent• Completed advanced training program in Periodontics• Eligible for licensure in Virginia• Desire to participate in the School of Dentistry’s predoctoraland postgraduate instructional programs and to mentor future dentalpractitioners and demonstrate the ability, or acquire and developsuch ability that incorporates adult learning theory,evidence-based oral health care, innovation in student learning,and critical thinking• Demonstrate the ability to contribute to and participate in ahumanistic environment of learning and discovery• Demonstrate the ability to adapt to change and embrace moderntechnologies• Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diversefaculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as afaculty member at VCU• Experience in teaching of clinical and didactic Periodontics as atrainee or faculty membercenter_img Is this employee on a H1B Visa? Preferred Qualifications RankOpen Supplemental QuestionsRequired fields are indicated with an asterisk (*). * Are you board certified by the American Board ofPeriodontology?YesNo Number of Months12 Applicant DocumentsRequired DocumentsCurriculum Vitae (CV)Optional DocumentsCover Letter/Letter of ApplicationOther DocumentReference Letter – 1Reference Letter – 2Reference Letter – 3 Posting DetailsEmployees hired into Administrative and Professional positionsposted on or after July 1, 2017, will be governed by and, ifemployed on July 1, 2018 will move into the new University HumanResources System. For additional information, go to Position NumberF57170 • Board certification by the American Board of Periodontology• Research experience and training, or desire to participate inresearch as a collaborator with other faculty• Desire and ability to serve as a faculty research mentor totrainees in predoctoral or postgraduate programs in dentistry Position TypeTeaching and Research Faculty Required Qualifications Diversity Statement Information * Have you completed an advanced training program inPeriodontics?YesNo * Are you eligible for a dental license in Virginia?YesNo Working TitleAssistant / Associate Professor Tenure StatusNon-Tenure Eligiblelast_img read more