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Tenure Track or Tenured Faculty Position - Prosthodontics

University of Alberta

Tenure Track or Tenured Faculty Position - Prosthodontics
MED Dentistry

Competition No.: A104448221
Closing Date: Will remain open until filled.

This position is a part of the Association of the Academic Staff of the University of Alberta (AASUA).

Location: This position is in-person and is located in Edmonton, Alberta at the Edmonton Clinic Health Academy and Kaye Edmonton Clinic.

Working for the University of Alberta

The University of Alberta acknowledges that we are located on Treaty 6 territory, and respects the histories, languages and cultures of First Nations, Métis, Inuit and all First Peoples of Canada, whose presence continues to enrich our vibrant community.

The University of Alberta is teeming with change makers, community builders, and world shapers who lead with purpose each and every day. We are home to more than 40,000 students in 200+ undergraduate and 500+ graduate programs, over 13,000 faculty and staff, 260,000 alumni worldwide and have been recognized as one of Canada’s Greenest Employers for over a decade.

Your work will have a meaningful influence on a fascinating cross section of people—from our students and stakeholders, to our renowned researchers and innovators who are quite literally curing diseases, making discoveries and generating solutions that make the world healthier, safer, stronger, and more just.


The School of Dentistry invites applications for a full-time, tenure- track or tenured faculty position in the Discipline of Prosthodontics. The position has an anticipated start date of September 1, 2022. There is an expectation for clinical and didactic teaching in Prosthodontics at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Applicants will have graduated from an accredited DDS/DMD or equivalent program and have relevant postgraduate and clinical qualifications in the specialty of prosthodontics. Applicants must be licensed or eligible to be licensed in the Province of Alberta in the specialty of prosthodontics. Time may be allocated to private practice (if applicable).

The ideal candidate will have:

• successfully completed the National Dental Specialty Examination (NDSE). Completion of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC) Fellowship examination (in Prosthodontics) is desirable
• demonstrated the impact of their research and provided evidence of established and respected research and teaching skills
• demonstrated a record of service at the departmental, institutional, national and/or international levels.

Academic rank and salary will be based on the incumbent’s qualifications, experience, and achievements and in accordance with the Faculty Agreement.

Interested individuals are invited to submit an application package online, consisting of their curriculum vitae, a brief outline of their teaching philosophy, as well as the names and contact information of three references addressed to:

Dr. Paul Major, DDS, MSc
Professor and Chair
School of Dentistry
University of Alberta

This competition will remain open until the position is filled. Review and selection of shortlisted candidates will begin August 1, 2022.

The position is located on an Alberta Health Services (AHS) site, compliance with AHS Workplace Health & Safety policies are in effect. Proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 in compliance with AHS Immunization of Workers for Covid-19 is in effect. Fully vaccinated means a status an individual achieves 14 days after having received the recommended number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada or the World Health Organization, and requires the individual to maintain the recommended number and type of vaccine doses as updated and required by Health Canada thereafter.

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.
If interested, please apply:

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered. The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.