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Requisition # 74918

Position Basics

Type of PositionTENURE-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Friday, August 18th, 2023
College:College of Dentistry
Department:Preventive & Community 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 tenure-track faculty member in the Department of Preventive & Community Dentistry.  Major responsibilities include: 

  • didactic instruction and clinical supervision in the Preventive and Geriatrics & Special Needs clinics;

  • didactic instruction and mentoring of dental public health Masters and PhD students;

  • research, scholarship, and continuing education in Preventive and/or Geriatrics & Special Needs dentistry; and

  • participation in the departmental intramural private practice.  

Successful candidates will be required to self-disclose any misconduct history or pending research misconduct investigation including but not limited to sexual misconduct in prior employment and provide a related release and will be subject to a criminal background and credential check.


Education Requirement:

  • Certificate or Masters in Dental Public Health; and

  • PhD in relevant discipline.   

Required Qualifications:

  • ability to be licensed to practice dentistry and/or dental hygiene in the in the State of Iowa

Desirable Qualifications:

  • established record of research in Dental Public Health;

  • consistent record of obtaining external funding for research;

  • experience teaching preventive dentistry in an academic environment; and

  • experience providing comprehensive dental care to frail, compromised, underserved, or special needs adult patients. 

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:Leonardo Marchini -
Cden-Preventive & Community De
Dental Science Building
801 Newton Road
N339 DSB
Iowa City, IA 52242

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