Academic Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor (tenure-stream), Orthodontics

The Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, invites applicants for a full-time tenure-stream position in Orthodontics within the multidisciplinary Department of Clinical Sciences. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin on January 1, 2015.

The successful candidate will conduct outstanding and innovative research in a field related to Orthodontics and advance the teaching in Orthodontics at undergraduate and graduate levels. Applicants must meet the following requirements: (i) an advanced research degree, preferably a Ph.D., and evidence of excellent research accomplishments in a relevant area of research; and (ii) excellent teaching skills and clinical expertise in Orthodontics. Eligibility for Fellowship in Orthodontics in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada is preferred.

Salary will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications and experience. Extramural private practice privileges are permitted one day per week.

All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking on the link below. Applications should include a cover letter, detailed curriculum vitae, and a statement of research and teaching interests. If you have questions about this position, please contact Dr. Grace Bradley, Associate Dean, Department of Biological and Diagnostic Sciences, Faculty of Dentistry at grace.bradley@dentistry.utoronto.ca or 416-979-4920, ext. 4416/4484. All application materials will be submitted online.

Submission guidelines can be found at: http://uoft.me/how-to-apply. We recommend combining documents into one or two files in PDF/MS Word format.

Applicants should also ask three referees to send letters directly to the department via e-mail to grace.bradley@dentistry.utoronto.ca by the closing date July 31, 2014.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community.  We especially welcome applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to further diversification of ideas.  All candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.