Tenure-track Faculty Position in Periodontics

Numéro d'offre
Job posting period

April 12 to June 15, 2024


Faculté de médecine dentaire 

General information

More than a school, Université Laval is an entire community in the heart of Quebec City, a complete university recognized for its culture of excellence both in teaching and research.

Job Description

The Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval invites applications from qualified candidates for one clinical dentistry teaching position in the field of periodontics.

The incumbent of this position will, by the nature of his or her teaching. research and participation activities, the incumbent of this position will work primarily within the periodontics and implantology discipline at the Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval and contribute to the development of research and knowledge in this field.  The responsibilities of the incumbent include teaching and research in periodontics, supervising students, as well as carrying out administrative tasks and participation in relation to these activities, in connection with the various 1st and 2nd cycle study programs of the Faculté de médecine dentaire de l’Université Laval.

Selection criterias

The candidate's area of expertise should cover the field of periodontics and implantology, and specifically the diagnosis management and treatment of patients with rare diseases in dentistry. Research experience, ability to contribute to the development of clinical research and to collaborate with researchers in different fields will be highly valued.

The selected candidate must:

  1. Hold a DMD or DDS or equivalent on date of employment.
  2. Hold a permit to practice from the Ordre des dentistes du Québec (ODQ) or be able to obtain one.
  3. Hold a post-graduate certificate in periodontics or be in the process of obtaining one.
  4. Hold a minimum of a master’s degree in dental science or be committed to obtaining one; high consideration will be given to those who hold a PhD or who demonstrate an interest in pursuing PhD level studies in a field relevant to the performance of their duties.
  5. Be experienced in implantology and clinical research applied to rare diseases.
  6. Be able to teach in French or make the necessary arrangements to do so within a reasonable period.
  7. Demonstrated pedagogical skills and interest in research and teaching.

Full-time position
Collective Agreement in force

Salary and academic rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
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Application deadline: application must be received by June 15, 2024.

Job starting date: to be determined.

Interested candidates are invited to submit their application including: a letter of intent/motivation, a detailed curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of three individuals who could provide references. Applications should be mailed or emailed to the Dean's Office:

Dr. Petros Papagerakis, Dean
Faculté de médecine dentaire
Pavillon de Médecine dentaire
2420, rue de la Terrasse, local 1615B
Quebec (Quebec City)  G1V 0A6 
Email: doyen@fmd.ulaval.ca 

To learn more about the Faculté de médecine dentaire and available positions, please visit our website.

Valuing equity, diversity and excellence, Université Laval is strongly committed to provide an inclusive work and living environment for all its employees. For Université Laval, diversity is a source of wealth, and we encourage qualified individuals of all origins, sexes, sexual orientations, gender identities or expressions, as well as persons with disabilities, to apply.

Université Laval also subscribes to an equal access to employment program for women, members of visible or ethnic minorities, Aboriginal persons and persons with disabilities. Adaptation of the selection tools can be offered to persons with disabilities according to their needs and in complete confidentiality. In accordance with Canadian immigration requirements, priority will be given to qualified individuals with Canadian citizenship or permanent residency.

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