Province: Nova Scotia

Category: Positions Available

Tenure-Stream Full Time Periodontist

The Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University, is seeking application for a full-time, probationary tenure-track or tenure-track Periodontist at the rank of assistant or associate professor.

Preference will be given to those candidates with didactic and clinical teaching experience at the undergraduate and graduate levels in periodontics. Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications, experience and achievements.

Responsibilities will include didactic, pre-clinical, and clinical teaching in all aspects of Periodontics in the Faculty’s undergraduate (Dentistry and Dental Hygiene) and postgraduate programs, including the Master’s in Periodontics. Additional expectations include active participation in research and scholarly activity, Faculty committees and other administrative duties.

Successful applicants must be eligible for licensure through the Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia and have successfully completed the National Dental Specialty Exam in Periodontics administered by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.  Private practice privilege is integrated with this appointment; however, the Provincial Dental Board of Nova Scotia does not offer academic licensure.

Dalhousie University is one of Canada’s leading teaching and research universities with four professional faculties, a Faculty of Graduate Studies and a diverse complement of graduate programs. Inter-faculty collaborative and interactive research is encouraged, as is cooperation in teaching. Dalhousie University inspires students, faculty, staff and alumni to make significant contributions regionally, nationally, and to the world.

Dalhousie University is located in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Halifax is a vibrant, capital city and is the business, academic, and medical centre for Canada’s east coast.

Review of candidates will continue until the position is filled. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from Aboriginal people, persons with a disability, racially visible persons, women, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and all candidates who would contribute to the diversity of our community.

To guarantee consideration, applications must be submitted by May 31, 2019.  This position will commence July 1, 2019.  However, applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a letter of application (that includes a statement of the applicant’s teaching philosophy and research interests), a Curriculum Vitae, a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire, which is available at www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid, and the names and contacts for three referees directly to:

Dr. Robert Loney, Chair
Search Committee
Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University
5981 University Avenue
P.O. Box 15000
Halifax, N.S. B3H 4R2

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