Province: Nova Scotia

Category: Positions Available

Assistant or Associate Professor, 3 year term

The Faculty of Dentistry, Dalhousie University is seeking applications for a full-time, 3 year, limited term appointment Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Sciences.

Responsibilities will include graduate and undergraduate teaching, collaborative research, continuing education, Faculty committees, and administrative duties.  Teaching and research collaboration with other Divisions, Departments, Faculties, and Universities is encouraged.

The successful candidate will have DDS and MD degrees, be eligible for dental licensure in Nova Scotia, and have successfully completed the National Dental Specialty Exam in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery administered by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. Preference will be given to candidates with fellowship training and experience in the primary and secondary surgical management of patients with congenital cleft lip and palate deformities.  The successful applicant will also have demonstrated experience in research, didactic and clinical teaching, and administration.  Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Private practice privilege is integrated with this appointment.  Should this privilege not be exercised, the successful applicant will be further assigned academic duties.

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. 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.

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.

The Deadline for application is June 28th, 2018  .  Applicants should submit a letter of application (that includes a statement of the applicant’s teaching philosophy and research interests), a Curriculum Vitae, the names and contacts for three referees, and a completed Self-Identification Questionnaire (available at www.dal.ca/becounted/selfid) directly to:

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


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