Clinical Director/Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor Position, School of Dentistry

  • Indiana University, School of Dentistry
  • Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
  • Apr 22, 2021
Full time Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description


Indiana University School of Dentistry

Clinical Director/Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor Position

Department of Biomedical Sciences and Comprehensive Care


Indiana University School of Dentistry invites applications to a full-time clinical assistant/associate professor position in the Department of Biomedical Sciences and Comprehensive Care. This will be an 0.80 to 1.0 FTE, 12-month appointment with administrative responsibilities as a clinical director. Biomedical Sciences and Comprehensive Care’s vision includes strengthening the transition of students as they progress from pre-clinical learning through clinical training in preparation for clinical oral health care careers.


Expectations of this position include oversight of student clinical progression, didactic and clinical instruction in Comprehensive Care at the pre-doctoral and graduate level; potential lecturing in the pre-doctoral Comprehensive Care courses and modules; and, performing services necessary to implement the educational programs and academic objectives of the department.

Additional responsibilities consist of scholarly activity as well as engagement in service at the department, school and university levels.


Preferred and Required Qualifications

Qualifications: The following are requirements: (1) Eligibility for full dental licensure in the state of Indiana by the position start date. (2) Current experience in teaching within the areas noted for this position. Strongly desired is completion of a U.S. accredited advanced training program in General Dentistry or extensive experience in clinical practice.

Application Details

Interested candidates should review the application requirements below and submit their application at:


  • Ink-signed letter of intent
  • Statement of present career achievements and future interests
  • Complete curriculum vitae
  • Names of three professional references with contact information. Reference letters are not requested at this time


Questions regarding the position or application process can be directed to:


Mr. Damon L. Spight

School of Dentistry

Faculty Affairs/Office of the Executive Associate Dean 1121 W. Michigan Street, DS 102

Indianapolis, IN 46202

317-274-3070 (O)


Review of applicants will begin immediately with an anticipated start date of July 1, 2021, or earlier.


As the state’s premier urban research institution, IUPUI is committed to being a welcoming campus community that reflects and enacts the values of diversity, equity and inclusion that inform academic excellence. We seek candidates who will not only enhance our representational diversity but whose research, teaching, and community engagement efforts contribute to diverse, equitable, and inclusive learning and working environments for our students, staff, and faculty. IUPUI condemns racism in all its forms and has taken an anti-racist stance that moves beyond mere statements to interrogating its policies, procedures, and practices. We hope to identify individuals who will assist in our mission to dismantle racism so that everyone has the opportunity to succeed at IUPUI.


Indiana University School of Dentistry is located on the IUPUI campus near the heart of downtown Indianapolis. The IU School of Dentistry is the only dental school in the state and educates 80% of the dentists practicing in Indiana. We offer an extraordinary learning environment in which teaching, research and community service are uniquely combined to prepare tomorrow’s dental professionals.


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