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How to Apply

Applicants should submit a curriculum vitae, statement of interests and goals, and names of three references via a secure website:


Questions regarding the position description and responsibilities should be directed to the search committee chair, Tatiana Botero ( If you have questions regarding your application or about the search process, please contact Stephanie Collins (


Tatiana Botero DDS, MS

Clinical Associate Professor

Division of Endodontics, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics


Job Summary

The University of Michigan School of Dentistry is seeking applications and nominations for a full-time, tenure-track faculty at the assistant/associate professor level in the Division of Endodontics, Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics.


The Department of Cariology, Restorative Sciences and Endodontics has had a strong basic science and translational science research portfolio for decades, with specific strengths in the areas of cell and molecular biology of the pulp and regenerative endodontics. We now seek to enhance our research program through the recruitment of a new tenure track faculty. The primary objective for the new faculty is to develop as an independent investigator within the department. Candidates who demonstrate a record of ongoing scholarly activity and strong potential for obtaining extramural research funding are encouraged to apply. Ample opportunities for collaboration and mentoring exist within the schools of Dentistry, Medicine and Engineering. Clinical and teaching responsibilities will align with the candidate’s interests and prior training.


Candidates should have a DMD/DDS degree and/or a PhD degree (or equivalents). A State of Michigan Clinical Academic Dental license might be available for qualified candidates. 

Work Locations

This position is located in the School of Dentistry at 1011 N. University Ave

Underfill Statement

The successful candidate will be appointed on the tenure track at the rank of assistant or associate professor with a recruitment package commensurate with experience and credentials. Applications will be accepted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled.

Background Screening

The University of Michigan conducts background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background checks. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

Mission Statement

MDentistry: advancing health through education, service, research and discovery. 

MDentistry Core Values: Compassion, Leadership, Excellence, Responsibility, Trust, Creativity, and Inclusion.

The mission of the University of Michigan is to serve the people of Michigan and the world through preeminence in creating, communicating, preserving and applying knowledge, art, and academic values, and in developing leaders and citizens who will challenge the present and enrich the future.  The University of Michigan is committed to foster learning, creativity and productivity, and to support the vigorous exchange of ideas and information, not only in the classroom but in the workplace by:  -Creating a work environment in which people treat each other with respect and dignity, regardless of roles, responsibilities or differences.  -Providing support, direction and resources enabling us to accomplish the responsibilities of our jobs and to reach the goals that are set for professional and personal growth.

Application Deadline

Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. This job may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.

U-M EEO/AA Statement

The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.