Tenure Track Surgeon-Scientist

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery / Hospital Dentistry

The University of Michigan School of Dentistry is seeking applications and nominations for a full-time, surgeon-scientist at the assistant or associate professor level in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Hospital Dentistry.

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery currently maintains very active translational and basic science research programs and is seeking to develop this program further with the addition of new faculty. The primary objective for the candidate would be to develop as an independent investigator within the department. Candidates with a research background in tissue engineering or oral oncology are preferred. Ample opportunities for collaboration and mentoring exist within the schools of Dentistry, Medicine and Engineering. Clinical responsibilities will align with the candidate’s interests and prior training. A DMD/DDS degree is required. A medical degree is optional, and a PhD is highly desirable.

Candidates must be eligible to acquire a license to practice dentistry and/or medicine in the State of Michigan, or be eligible to acquire a Clinical Academic Dental license in the State of Michigan.

The successful candidate will be appointed on the tenure track at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor commensurate with experience and credentials.

Questions regarding the position description and responsibilities should be directed to the search committee chair, Sean Edwards (seanedwa@umich.edu).

If you have questions regarding your application, please contact Stephanie Collins (scollin@umich.edu).

Sean P. Edwards, MD, DDS, FACS, FRCD(C)
Clinical Associate Professor and Residency Program Director
Department of Surgery, Section of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Hospital Dentistry
Towsley Center G1109
1515 E. Hospital Drive, SPC 5222 Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Applications will be accepted and evaluated on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.

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