Academic Employment Opportunities

Assistant Professor, Prosthodontics

The Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, invites applications for a full-time tenure-stream appointment in prosthodontics. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin on July 1, 2016.

The Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto is seeking research excellence in prosthodontics or a related field, and the successful candidate will participate in teaching at the undergraduate and graduate levels. The Faculty of Dentistry’s areas of research strength and future growth include: biomaterials, tissue regeneration and repair; infection and disease; pain and neuroscience; population health; and education research.  Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  1. a PhD, or equivalent, at the time of appointment or shortly thereafter, and evidence of excellent research accomplishments. Candidates should be active in research with potential for grant support, evidence of publication of research activity, and strong endorsements by referees;
  2. demonstrated ability to teach at both the undergraduate and graduate program level;
  3. training in a specialty program in prosthodontics and eligibility to be licensed in Ontario as a recognized specialist in prosthodontics.Preference will be given to those trained in an accredited program.

Salary will be commensurate with the successful candidate’s qualifications and experience.

All qualified candidates are invited to apply by clicking here: University of Toronto Careers. 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 the office of Dean Daniel Haas, Faculty of Dentistry at or 416-979-4900, ext. 4382. All application materials will be submitted online.

Submission guidelines can be found at: 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 Dean Daniel Haas via e-mail to by the closing date of March 1, 2016.

The University of Toronto is strongly committed to diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from visible minority group members, women, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, members of sexual minority groups, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas.  

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority.