University of Pennsylvania — Assistant Professor, Tenure Track, Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery

The Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and Pharmacology at the University of Pennsylvania, School of Dental Medicine invites applications for full-time tenure track faculty positions at the Assistant Professor level.

We are seeking candidates with strong academic accomplishments in cellular/molecular biology and immunology, to complement our departmental research strengths. The department interests include head and neck cancer metabolism and immunotherapy, stem cell biology related to immunology, cell-based disease modeling and therapy, and tissue regeneration and repair. A strong track record of extramural grant funding, as well as an interest in teaching basic sciences to dental students, are encouraged.

Applicants with a PhD or dual degree equivalent (DMD/DDS-PhD, MD-PhD, DVM-PhD) are invited to submit a statement of research and teaching interests, curriculum vitae, and names with contact information for three references. Review of applications will begin November 1, 2017, and continue until the position is filled. Applicants can apply directly at the University of Pennsylvania website

Information about the position may be obtained from the Chair of the Search Committee:

Claire Mitchell, PhD
Dept. of Anatomy and Cell Biology
School of Dental Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
240 S. 40th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
e-mail: Faber, Courtney E.

The University of Pennsylvania is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.