Overview

The Prosthodontics department in the Indiana University School of Dentistry is seeking qualified applicants for the position of clinical assistant professor. This is a clinical-track position in a strong team environment committed to collaboration, integrity and excellence in both academic and clinical instruction and patient care. The department is committed to professional growth for each of its team members. Responsibilities for this position will include clinical coverage focused on predoctoral competency assessment, clinical progression, and preclinical laboratory coverage. Teaching of predoctoral and postdoctoral students with a focus on removable prosthodontics also will be expected. Strong potential exists for a future leadership role within the department. Additionally, qualified applicants will be those who seek to contribute to our commitment to engage the city, state, nation and beyond through teaching, research and service, in consideration of the rich diversity of our campus and city as we prepare our graduates to enter and lead in an increasingly complex world.

The IU School of Dentistry is the only dental school in Indiana. We are located on the IUPUI campus. An urban-serving institution whose commitment to diversity and community engagement is embodied within its mission and vision, IUPUI is a dynamic campus of nearly 30,000 students and more than 8,500 faculty and staff. IUPUI has received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from Insight Into Diversity for seven consecutive years. We seek greater diversity in our faculty and staff to broaden students’ academic experience and to enrich our campus community. Candidates must be sensitive to the needs of and possess an interest in working in an academic community that is diverse with regard to age, color, disability, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

Basic Qualifications

Required: Completion of a DDS/DMD or equivalent dental degree, completion of a Prosthodontics certificate program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation, and eligibility for Indiana dental licensure.

Preferred: Completion of a Master of Science as well as experience in removable prosthodontics.

Department Contact for Questions

Mr. Damon L. Spight
Faculty Recruitment Manager
IU School of Dentistry
Office of Faculty Affairs and Global Engagement
1121 W. Michigan Street, DS 102
Indianapolis, IN 46202
317-274-3070
dspight@iu.edu

Salary and Rank
Rank and salary will be based on the applicant’s credentials and experience.