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Date Posted: 02-NOV-2015
Job Title: ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
PIN Number: #22797
Job Type: Full-Time
Category: FACULTY
Description: The Department of Endodontics in the College of Dentistry at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center invites applications for a clinical-track faculty appointment. The successful candidate will be a clinician-educator with a commitment towards academic excellence.

Responsibilities for this position include didactic and clinical instruction in contemporary endodontics for predoctoral students, joining a team that includes two Diplomates of the American Board of Endodontics and additional part-time board eligible faculty. The university offers competitive salaries, moving allowances and other financial resources for an attractive start-up package. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Candidates must have a DDS/DMD degree or foreign equivalent and be eligible for licensure in the State of Tennessee. They must also have completed a specialty education program in endodontics accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation and be educationally qualified, board eligible or a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. Preference will be given to candidates with an established record of previous teaching experience.

Applicants must have a commitment to diversity and equal opportunity.

Qualified applicants should forward a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three references to:
Wanda Patrick Business Manager
UTHSC College of Dentistry
875 Union Avenue, Suite S102
Memphis, TN 38163.
901-448-7686

All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment and admissions without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, or covered veteran status.
Eligibility and other terms and conditions of employment benefits at The University of Tennessee are governed by laws and regulations of the State of Tennessee, and this non-discrimination statement is intended to be consistent with those laws and regulations.
In accordance with the requirements of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, and the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, The University of Tennessee affirmatively states that it does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, or disability in its education programs and activities, and this policy extends to employment by the University.
Inquiries and charges of violation of Title VI (race, color, national origin), Title IX (sex), Section 504 (disability), ADA (disability), Age Discrimination in Employment Act (age), sexual orientation, or veteran status should be directed to the Office of Equity and Diversity (OED), 920 Madison Avenue, Suite 420, Memphis, Tennessee 38163, telephone 901-448-7382 (V/TTY available). Requests for accommodation of a disability should be directed to the ADA Coordinator at the Office of Equity and Diversity.