*Salary and additional administrative stipend based on experience and faculty rank.
Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line. The University of Colorado offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health insurance, life insurance, retirement plans, tuition benefits, ECO pass, paid time off – vacation, sick, and holidays and more. To see what benefits are available, please visit: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits-wellness. Signing bonuses may also be available to eligible candidates.
DDS/DMD or equivalent BDS
Internal Number: 28948
The University of Colorado, Anschutz Medical Campus, School of Dental Medicine welcomes applications from exceptional candidates for a full-time, clinical track faculty in the Division of Periodontics in the Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Surgical Dentistry as the Director of the Graduate Periodontics Program. The Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Surgical Dentistry is home to four divisions – the Divisions of Periodontics, Endodontics, Diagnostic Sciences, and Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. The graduate program in Periodontics is housed within the division and reports to the Division Chair. The successful candidate will be an outstanding periodontics clinician-educator with interest in, and commitment to clinical care, teaching, and scholarship.
The primary responsibilities of this position include overseeing admissions, providing the curriculum and clinical activities to residents of the Graduate Periodontics program. At this time, there are three residents per class in this certificate and Master’s degree granting program. Opportunities exist to teach in both the predoctoral and graduate periodontics clinics, teach in seminars and didactic classes, research, and patient care. An academic focus is expected and can be developed in any number of areas across school programs and strengths, including dental education research, clinical, translational, or bench research.
Why Join Us!
The Department of Diagnostic Sciences and Surgical Dentistry is one of the largest departments that support the mission areas of education, research, patient care and community engagement at the University of Colorado, School of Dental Medicine (CUSDM). The department fulfils this charge through multi-disciplinary professional collaboration and teaching in the areas of surgical dentistry, to include: Endodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Oral Medicine, Periodontics, Urgent Care and General Practice Residency Program. Our team is committed to engage, innovate and enhance, as a way to support student success and better serve patients and the broader community.
The CUSDM, a collaborative partner on the Anschutz Medical Campus, is a diverse learning, clinical care, and research community. The CUSDM is committed to integrated health that innovates, treats and discovers for the well-being of and in-service to local and global communities. CUSDM will be recognized as the leading transformative dental institution that graduates future-ready practitioners to deliver research-informed person-centered care. Come join our dental community!
Diversity and Equity
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities, persons within the LGBTQ+ community and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
This is an open rank position and based on experience and qualifications as indicated below. Initial rank is based upon knowledge, achievement, and experience, and with the opportunity for academic promotion based upon demonstrated, ongoing excellence in education, research, clinical care, and community service. Applicants must have a clinical, scholarly, and/or academic record consistent with each SDM Faculty appointment level in the School of Dental Medicine.
About University of Colorado, School of Dental Medicine
The only dental school in the Rocky Mountain region, the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, is a leader in innovation.
The school has five incredible dental programs, including three residencies and eight clinics on the Anschutz Medical Campus.
The school provides inter-professional experience, research activities, and patient care. Patients can get quality care by our esteemed faculty, staff, and students.