Chair and Director, Periodontal Postdoctoral Program - Department of Periodontics
Case Western Reserve University
Case Western Reserve University, School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) is seeking nominations and applications for a full-time, tenured/tenure track faculty member for the dual position of Chair and Director of the Periodontal Postdoctoral Program in the Department of Periodontics. Candidates should have a commitment to the institutional missions in teaching, research/scholarly activity, patient care and organizational quality improvement. Professional and academic experience must be commensurate for the rank of Professor or Associate Professor. The Chair of the Department reports to the Dean of the School of Dental Medicine.
- DMD/DDS or equivalent - Board certification by the American Board of Periodontology - Record of administrative achievement and ongoing leadership roles in academic dentistry/medicine - Track record of sustained research and development with documented ability to attract extramural funding - Collaborative management expertise with excellent interpersonal and communication skills - Experience with graduate and undergraduate CODA accreditation - Ability to provide and teach conscious sedation techniques
- Doctor of philosophy (PhD) in a health sciences or related field - Vision for role of Periodontics in Interprofessional Education and Interprofessional Patient Care
CWRU and Cleveland Clinic’s newly opened Health Education Campus (http://hec.case.edu/) is home to the CWRU Schools of Medicine, Dental Medicine and Nursing as well as the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine. The campus consists of the Sheila and Eric Samson Pavilion and the Dental Clinic and offers an unparalleled and state of the future educational experience for our next generation of leaders in health care.
This dynamic position commands a competitive salary enhanced by an attractive benefits package and a collegial work environment. Interested applicants should initially send a statement of career objectives and complete curriculum vitae to the Search Committee by emailing the Search Committee for Periodontics Chair/Director (email address: email@example.com).
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 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.