Location: Atlanta, Georgia
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Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta is seeking applications for a full-time faculty position in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Responsibilities include the patient care, didactic education and clinical teaching of residents, and research. The position includes responsibilities at Grady Memorial Hospital, The Emory Clinic, Emory University Hospital, Emory University Hospital Midtown Emory, and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
The candidate should have an interest in major oral and maxillofacial surgery with a particular interest in trauma management and is expected to actively participate in the clinical and research activities. The Emory University Hospitals are tertiary care and quaternary academic medical centers while Grady Memorial Hospital and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta are designated Level I trauma centers. The individual will be expected to participate in the Emory oral and maxillofacial faculty practice. Collaborative opportunities are available with the School of Medicine, School of Public Health, CDC, Yerkes Regional Primate Center and Georgia Institute of Technology.
The position requires a DDS/DMD degree from a CODA accredited US or Canadian dental school and completion of a CODA-approved oral and maxillofacial surgery residency program. Other degrees such as MD, PhD are valuable, but not required. The candidate should be board-eligible or certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. Candidates must also be eligible for an unrestricted Georgia dental (and medical license), Georgia dental anesthesia license, and DEA permit.
This position offers the opportunity to help develop a diverse and challenging academic oral and maxillofacial surgery curriculum, mentor residents and participate in professional collaboration and leadership development activities. Candidates needs to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills in order to relate to groups at all levels within the organization, including office staff, faculty, senior leadership; must display initiative, a positive attitude, flexibility and commitment to the division/department goals and objectives; must be committed to the highest standards of ethical and professional conduct.
Salary and academic rank are commensurate with experience and qualifications.
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