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Faculty Position FY14-64   
January 24, 2014                               

Position Title
Assistant/Associate Professor (depending on qualifications)

Hiring Unit
School of Dental Medicine, Department of Restorative Dentistry

Job Description
Full-time tenure track faculty position available in the Department of Restorative Dentistry, Section of Operative Dentistry.  Responsibilities include didactic, pre-clinical, and clinical teaching in Operative Dentistry at the pre-doctoral level, with some teaching at advanced levels and service to the University.  Independent research and scholarly activities are also expected.  The Department is responsible for the disciplines of Operative Dentistry, Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, Oral Morphology & Occlusion, and Dental Materials. Excellence in teaching is integral to the mission of Southern Illinois University and the School of Dental Medicine. 

Applicants must have a DDS/DMD degree from an accredited US or Canadian dental school and be eligible for licensure in compliance with the Illinois Dental Practice Act.  Candidates should have experience in teaching pre-doctoral students in general dentistry and expertise in Operative Dentistry or Advanced Education in General Dentistry training.  Expertise in evidence-based teaching and dental materials sciences are highly desirable.

Terms of Appointment
Full-time, continuing.  

Source of Funds

Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience.  Opportunity for extramural practice is available.

Application Process
To apply, send a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and three letters of recommendation to:

     Dr. Bruce E. Rotter, Dean
     SIU School of Dental Medicine
     2800 College Avenue
     Alton, IL 62002    

Application Deadline
April 1, 2014 or until position is filled.

SIUE is a state university - benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas.

Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.  Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status in violation of Title VII.

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