Full-time Faculty Opportunities

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Division of Oral Biology

Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences
University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus

Posted: March 22, 2016

The Faculty of Dentistry of the University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, seeks candidates for a full-time tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Oral Biological Medical Sciences, Division of Oral Biology. This is a basic science, research-focused position and the rank will be commensurate with the successful applicant’s research experience and productivity.

The successful candidate is expected to contribute to teaching and supervision of graduate and undergraduate students and postdoctoral fellows. Candidates who successfully defended their PhD at least three years prior to applying, completed postdoctoral training, have a strong record of research productivity and can establish an independent research program will be considered for this position.

The successful candidate will hold a full-time faculty appointment at UBC with salary, rank and appointment status commensurate with qualifications and experience. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community. We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities. Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada are given priority. Review of applications will begin April 1, 2016 and will continue until the position is filled.

Send applications with a curriculum vitae, evidence of teaching effectiveness and contact information for three referees to

Dr. N. Dorin Ruse
Acting Head, Department of Oral Biological and Medical Sciences
Chair, Division of Biomaterials
UBC Faculty of Dentistry
2199 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z3


Prosthodontics

Department of Oral Health Sciences
University of British Columbia, Vancouver Campus

Posted: April 24, 2019

The UBC Faculty of Dentistry invites applications for a full-time faculty position in the discipline of prosthodontics, with an emphasis on digital dentistry. The appointment will be at the rank of Instructor in the Educational Leadership Stream, with consideration of a higher rank depending on qualifications and experience. Applicants must have postgraduate training in prosthodontics with university-level administrative, teaching, curriculum management experience. Applicants should normally have a PhD, or a combination of degree and equivalent experience, and be, or be eligible to be, a licensed specialist in prosthodontics in Canada.

The successful candidate should possess leadership and collaboration skills to enable the prosthodontics program to maintain its reputation as a leading Canadian university prosthodontics program. This position requires effective interaction with other programs in the Faculty and participation in an integrated approach to Faculty of Dentistry policies and procedures. The successful candidate will be required to have potential for teaching excellence in prosthodontics and digital dentistry. Preference will be given to individuals whose evidence of ability and commitment to teaching and promise of educational leadership will contribute to the education of undergraduate and graduate students. Individuals with promising teaching, service and academic experience are encouraged to apply. Service to the University and the community is an expectation.

The successful candidate will contribute extensively to teaching in the DMD and the combined Diploma in Prosthodontics/MSc/PhD in Craniofacial Science graduate program at UBC; will contribute to the program; and will effectively supervise graduate student research.

The successful candidate will hold a full-time faculty appointment at UBC with salary, rank and appointment status commensurate with qualifications and experience. UBC hires on the basis of merit and is committed to employment equity; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada are given priority. Review of applications will begin June 1, 2019 and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants must send a curriculum vitae that includes research interests, evidence of teaching effectiveness and contact information for three referees to:

Dr. Chris Wyatt
Head, Department of Oral Health Sciences
Faculty of Dentistry, UBC
2199 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z3