Indiana University School of Dentistry invites applications for the position of Associate or Full Professor in the Department of Prosthodontics. Expectations of the successful applicant will include leadership of faculty and students within the Department of Prosthodontics, programmatic involvement and oversight in both pre-doctoral and post-doctoral education, a strong commitment to the department’s research enterprise and a focus on developing collaboration within and beyond the dental school. Additionally, the successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate commitment to contemporary and innovative teaching and patient care and should have academic leadership experience, a national or international reputation in disciplinary excellence, documented success in leading strategic initiatives and evidence of a strong record of scholarship.

Basic Qualifications

Qualified applicants may be eligible for tenure at the rank of associate or full professor at Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis. Minimum credentials include a DDS/DMD or equivalent, as well as completion of an ADA/CODA accredited program in Prosthodontics. Certification or documented eligibility by the American Board of Prosthodontics is required. Preference will be given to applicants who have completed a Ph.D. and have experience in educational methodology. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in the state of Indiana.

Department Contact for Questions

Interested candidates should review the application requirements and submit their application at: http://indiana.peopleadmin.com/postings/3495. Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to:

Mr. Damon L. Spight
School of Dentistry
Faculty Affairs/Office of the Executive Associate Dean
1121 W. Michigan Street, DS 102
Indianapolis, IN 46202
317-274-3070 (O)

Salary and Rank
Market competitive and dependent upon experience.

Special Instructions

Please submit a complete electronic application with the following documents:

  • Signed letter of intent.
  • Complete curriculum vitae.
  • Names of three professional references with contact information. Submitted reference letters, requested only if an applicant becomes a finalist, must be provided on letterhead stationary signed by the referee.
  • For tenure, three additional professional references of persons who will be able to provide an objective assessment of the candidate’s academic contributions and scholarship will be required (letters will be required prior to an interview).