Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Growth, Development and Structure, Section of Pediatric Dentistry

  • Southern Illinois University, School of Dental Medicine
  • 2800 College Avenue, Alton, IL, USA
  • Feb 07, 2020
Full time   Medicine & Dentistry

Job Description

The SIU School of Dental Medicine has an opening for a full-time (12 month) tenure track position in the Department of Growth, Development and Structure, Section of Pediatric Dentistry.

The School of Dental Medicine is centrally located on a beautiful historic campus in Alton, Illinois, 30 minutes from both downtown St. Louis and the main campus of Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. 

Responsibilities include didactic, laboratory and clinical teaching in the predoctoral and advanced programs, independent research and service.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Applicants must have a D.D.S. or D.M.D. degree and be eligible for licensure in compliance with the Illinois Dental Practice Act. 

Advanced training in pediatric dentistry from an ADA accredited program is also required. 

Candidates must demonstrate an interest in teaching Pediatric Dentistry. 

Prior teaching experience is desirable.  Excellence in teaching is integral to the mission of Southern Illinois University and the School of Dental Medicine.

Opportunity for extramural practice is available.

Application Details


Dr. Bruce E. Rotter, Dean

SIU School of Dental Medicine

2800 College Avenue

Alton, IL 62002

Application package may also be emailed to:

SIU-SDM is an EEO/AA employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.  SIUE is a state university – benefits under state sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F-1 or J-1 visas.  Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.


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Application Deadline

Until position is filled