Harvard University Director, Advanced Graduate Endodontics in Cambridge, Massachusetts
Title Director, Advanced Graduate Endodontics
School Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Department/Area Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences
The Department of Restorative Dentistry and Biomaterials Sciences at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) is seeking applications for the position of Director of the Advanced Graduate Program in Endodontics. The successful candidate should demonstrate a vision of innovation in the field of Endodontics and related translational research.
The position offers a unique interdisciplinary environment for research, teaching, and patient care not only within the HSDM but also with Harvard affiliated hospitals and institutions. The Advanced Graduate Program in Endodontics is a three-year program leading to an MMSc degree in oral biology and a certificate in Endodontics. A DMSc degree, which requires a minimum of four years of study, is an option for those individuals whose primary aim is to pursue a career in academics or research.
The Director oversees all aspects of the AG Endodontics program including: the recruitment and admission of highly qualified applicants; the academic, clinical and research progress of the residents; the recruitment and calibration of part-time faculty; the development and maintenance of the program-specific curriculum; and the adherence to CODA accreditation standards.
The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic individual who is able lead in the field of Endodontics by laying a vision of innovation, mentoring advanced graduate students, and establishing cutting edge translational research in the field of Regenerative Endodontics. This faculty position has an academic appointment at the rank of instructor, assistant professor or associate professor, commensurate with experience and qualifications of the individual. The position also includes research and/or clinical responsibilities, based on level of interest.
Candidates must possess a DMD or DDS degree from a CODA accredited dental school or equivalent, have current or be eligible for certification from the American Board of Endodontics, and be eligible for dental licensure in Massachusetts.
A demonstrated background of innovation and research in the field of Regenerative Endodontics. Candidates should also demonstrate experience in teaching and clinical instruction Endodontics, as well as in related areas at the advanced graduate level. Further qualifications should include documented scholarly activity and clinical skills to practice productively in the state-of-the-art Harvard Dental Center. Ability to obtain research funding in the field of Endodontics is desirable. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
Applicants should submit a letter of intent, a Curriculum Vitae, 3 references, and 2 selected scholarship work (article, book, thesis, proceedings, etc.)
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Miran Velagic Department Administrator 188 Longwood Avenue, REB210 Boston, MA 02115
Contact Email Miran_Velagic@hsdm.harvard.edu
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