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Requisition # 74889

Position Basics

Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Monday, July 17th, 2023
College:College of Dentistry
Department:Pediatric Dentistry



Position Details

Full/Part Time Status:Full Time
Position Description:

The University of Iowa’s College of Dentistry is conducting a search for a full-time clinical or tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry.   HRSA Dental Faculty Loan Repayment Program funds may be available to eligible applicants.  

Major responsibilities include: 

  • clinical and didactic instruction at pre-doctoral and post-doctoral levels;

  • participation in the departmental intra-mural faculty practice plan;

  • scholarly activities; and

  • collaboration with faculty from other departments/colleges. 

Tenure-track faculty will also conduct oral science research, and complete grant applications. 

The position is available August 30, 2023; screening begins immediately.  

Education Requirement:

Applicants must have: 

  • DDS/DMD or equivalent; and

  • by time of appointment, successful completion of CODA-accredited advanced training program in Pediatric Dentistry. 

Tenure-track applicants must also have MS or PhD in Oral Science (or equivalent discipline).   

Desirable Qualifications:

Desirable qualification: 

  • board certification;

  • clinical care experience with medically compromised/special health-care need patients;

  • patient care experience with conscious oral sedation;

  • experience with community outreach programs for underserved children;

  • record of effective teaching; and

  • one year clinical dental experience in private practice, public health or higher education environment. 

Online Application Required Documents

 Curriculum Vitae
Letter of Interest
 Number of References:  3
 Letters of Recommendation are required as part of the application process. Upon submission, references selected will be notified by e-mail with directions on how to electronically submit letters to the University of Iowa.   

To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.

Contact Information

Contact:Karin Weber-Gasparoni -
Cden-Pediatric Dentistry
Dental Science Building
801 Newton Road
S211-S DSB
Iowa City, IA 52242

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