Assistant/Associate Professor of Dentistry and Oral Surgery (Tenure Track Position) JPF04069

  • University of California, Davis, Surgical and Radiological Sciences Department, School of Veterinary Medicine
  • Mar 22, 2021
Full time Veterinary Medicine & Sciences

Job Description

Veterinarian with advanced training in Dentistry and Oral Surgery.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Board certification by the American Veterinary Dental College (AVDC) is required by the date of appointment. PhD or advanced training in research is preferred but not required. Clinical experience and competence dentistry and oral surgery is required. Demonstrated aptitude and experience in teaching is preferred. Documented research record or potential to develop an independent research program is required; an emphasis in periodontology, endodontology and/or oral medicine is desired. Must possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a demonstrated ability to work with others in a collegial team atmosphere.

A valid license to practice veterinary medicine in California is required before employment begins (California Business and Professions Code Section 4846-4857). Individuals without a full California license must obtain a University License (California Business and Professions Code Section 4848.1) by the time of appointment.

Application Details

To receive fullest consideration, applications must be submitted by April 20th, 2021.

A proposed start date is the summer of 2021. Position is open until filled. To begin the application process, interested applicants should register online at and submit the following materials: 1) a letter of intent outlining special interest in the position, overall related qualifications, and experience and career goals; 2) a curriculum vitae; 3) a statement of didactic and clinical teaching philosophy; 4) a statement on research plan; 5) a statement summarizing experience and professional contributions in the area of equity and diversity; and 6) the names and addresses of four professional references and 7) authorization to release form.

For questions about the application process please contact:

Denise Pennington (email: Chief Administrative Officer

Department of Surgical and Radiological Sciences School of Veterinary Medicine

University of California Davis, CA 95616-8745

Phone (530) 752-9774; Fax (530) 752-6042


The University of California, Davis, and The Department of Surgical & Radiological Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, are interested in candidates who are committed to the highest standards of scholarship and professional activities, and to the development of a campus climate that supports equality and diversity. The University of California is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. UC Davis is a smoke- and tobacco free campus effective January 1, 2014. UC Davis support family-friendly recruitments:

Application Deadline

April 20th, 2021.