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How to Apply

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


 Questions for the search committee should be directed to Katrice Yarrington at

 Applications will be accepted and evaluated on an on?going basis until the position is filled.

Job Summary

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery/Hospital Dentistry at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry invites qualified applicants and nominations for a clinical-track position at the clinical assistant/clinical associate professor level in Hospital Dentistry.


We seek an individual with strong commitment to dental education, scholarship and service. Candidates should have a D.D.S. or equivalent degree and the ability to be licensed in the State of Michigan. A State of Michigan limited academic dental license may be available for qualified candidates. Advanced training in a hospital setting is preferred, which may include dental oncology, oral medicine, special care and/or geriatric dentistry. The Department seeks individuals with demonstrated excellence in both clinical and didactic teaching, a commitment to service, and evidence of scholarly activity. Experience providing direct patient care in a hospital-based environment or similar clinical setting is required.


Responsibilities will include didactic and clinical instruction of dental students, dental hygiene students and graduate students/general practice residents, as well as scholarly activity and service. The department has an active mentorship program and will provide opportunities for clinical practice and the development of independent and/or collaborative research programs. Salary and level of academic appointment will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Underfill Statement

This position is posted as Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in the clinical track. The rank and salary of the selected candidate will depend upon the qualifications and credentials.

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.