Half-Time Faculty Position (non-tenure track) - Department of Comprehensive Care
Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, OH, USA
Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Dental Medicine is searching for a Half-time, Non tenure-track, faculty position in the Department of Comprehensive Care. The department is responsible for the predoctoral education of fixed-, removable-, and implant prosthodontics, occlusion, biomaterials, operative dentistry, the DMD Comprehensive Care Clinical Activities, and AEGD. The applicant’s teaching responsibilities will include didactic, preclinical, and clinical instruction in the DMD program. Fluency in digital dentistry (i.e. intra-oral scanning, restoration design, 3D printing) is preferred. Participation in scholarly and service activities are required.
Qualifications include a DDS/DMD or equivalent degree and eligibility for licensure in Ohio. Preference will be given to candidates with advanced degrees. Previous teaching experience in an academic setting is preferred. Evaluation of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Applicants should provide the following items in electronic (pdf) format: 1) a personal statement outlining qualifications, career goals, and a brief summary of curriculum vitae, 2) a curriculum vitae, and 3) names, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses of three references. Applications or inquiries should be sent to Dr. Thiago Porto at firstname.lastname@example.org. Hard copy correspondence may be mailed to: Dr. Thiago Porto, Dept. of Comprehensive Care, CWRU School of Dental Medicine, 9601 Chester Ave., Cleveland, OH 44106-7401.
In employment, as in education, Case Western Reserve University is committed to Equal Opportunity and Diversity. Women, veterans, members of underrepresented minority groups, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.
Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Equity at 216-368-3066 to request a reasonable accommodation. Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.
Case Western Reserve University is the largest private research university in Ohio, with broadly based strengths in:
medicine, nursing, and dentistry;
humanities and social sciences;
mathematics and natural sciences;
CWRU is committed to achieving excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship.
CWRU was established in 1967 by the federation of Western Reserve University and Case Institute of Technology, which trace their origins to 1826 and 1880, respectively.
The University's 128-acre campus is the heart of Cleveland's University Circle -- the region's cultural hub, home of more than 50 cultural, medical, educational, religious, and social service institutions. University students and faculty participate in joint programs of teaching and research with several of their University Circle neighbors, including the Cleveland Institute of Art, University Hospitals of Cleveland, the Cleveland Clinic, the Cleveland Institute of Music, the Cleveland Museum of Art, the Cleveland Play House, and the Cleveland Orchestra.
The academic programs of Case Western Reserve University are administered through its schools and colleges: -- the College of Arts and Sciences, Case School of Engineering , Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, School of Dentistry, School of Graduate Studies, School of Law, Weatherhead School of Management, School of Medicine, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing.
CWRU ranks 12th among the nation's private research universities in federal awards to support research and development. It received more than $200 million in 1998-99 from government, industry, and private sources for research and sponsored projects. These funds support approximately 2,000 research and training projects.
University faculty work through one of the nearly 100 designated research centers and laboratories, many of which are interdisciplinary in nature, in addition to traditional departmental facilities.
Research strengths of the University include biomedicine (including cancer, neurobiology, pulmonary functions, genetics, biomedical engineering); materials (ceramics and composites, polymers, diamond, designed surfaces); sensors (industrial and medical); and interdisciplinary studies (aging, management of non-profit organizations, international health, intelligent systems, regional economics, technology management, and urban poverty).
CWRU enrolls 9,600 students -- about a third in undergraduate programs, and the balance in graduate and professional programs. Approximately two-thirds of all students attend full-time. Students come to CWRU from 50 states, the District of Columbia, and nearly 100 countries. About 70 percent of freshmen are in the top 10 percent of their high school graduating classes; nearly 90 percent are in the top 20 percent.