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Tenure Track, Endodontics


The College of Dentistry invites applications from qualified individuals for a full time tenure-track position in Endodontics.  The College is seeking a dynamic teacher scholar who possesses a DMD/DDS or equivalent, specialty training in Endodontics and a PhD. The primary focus of this position is research and teaching. The ideal candidate will possess a strong research portfolio that includes a proven track record of scholarly output and successful grant funding. The successful candidate will deliver and continue to develop undergraduate dental core courses in Endodontics (didactic and pre-clinical) as well as help develop and participate in the College’s undergraduate student research program. Effective classroom teaching skills and mentorship; clinical experience in endodontics, and effective interpersonal and communication skills are required. As this is a research intensive position, there will be no opportunity to engage in clinical practice. 

Salary bands for this position are as follows: Assistant Professor - $93,293 - $112,109; Associate Professor - $112,109 - $130,925 and Professor $130,925 - $152,877  This position includes a comprehensive benefits package which includes a dental, health and extended vision care plan; pension plan, life insurance (compulsory and voluntary), academic long term disability, sick leave, travel insurance, death benefits, an employee assistance program, a professional expense allowance and a flexible health and wellness spending program.

Interested candidates should submit a detailed curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching and research interests, a plan for future research, three letters of reference, and any supporting documents, copies of up to five selected recent publications, and proof of education including notarized, translated (English) copies of undergraduate and graduate degrees to:

Dr. Gerry Uswak, Dean
College of Dentistry, 105 Wiggins Road
University of Saskatchewan
Saskatoon, Saskatchewan   S7N 5E4
Telephone: (306) 966-5121     Fax: (306) 966-5132    email:

Applications will be accepted and evaluated until the position is filled. Anticipated start date is July 1, 2017. Electronic submissions by email are preferred.  The University of Saskatchewan thanks all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

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The University of Saskatchewan is strongly committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace that empowers all employees to reach their full potential. All members of the university community share a responsibility for developing and maintaining an environment in which differences are valued and inclusiveness is practiced. The university welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.