University of Alberta

Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor - Prosthodontics

Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry - Dentistry

Competition No.  -    A104531695
Closing Date  -    Will remain open until filled.

The School of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time, non-tenure track Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor in Prosthodontics.

The successful candidate will be responsible for clinical and didactic teaching in prosthodontics at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

Applicants will have graduated from an accredited DDS/DMD or equivalent program and have relevant postgraduate and clinical qualifications in the specialty of prosthodontics or an equivalent level as specified by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC). Time may be allocated to private practice (if applicable).

Applicants will have demonstrated excellent clinical skills in prosthodontics.  Applicants will have a record of demonstrated teaching excellence and scholarly contribution in the area of prosthodontics.  Academic rank and salary will be based on the incumbent’s qualifications, experience, and achievements, and in accordance with the Contract Academic Staff: Teaching (CAST) Agreement.  This position is for a 3 year term, with the possibility of extension, and offers a comprehensive benefits package found at:

In alignment with the Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, the School of Dentistry is focused on building its overall education and scholarship capacity with the goal of offering a world-class Prosthodontics Program. 

The University of Alberta is ranked amongst the top 100 teaching and research universities in the world. Details about the University of Alberta, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, School of Dentistry as well as the City of Edmonton can be found on the following websites:   

This position is located in Edmonton, AB at the Edmonton Clinic Health Academy and Kaye Edmonton Clinic. 

To assist the University in complying with mandatory reporting requirements of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act (R203(3)(e), please include the first digit of your Canadian Social Insurance Number in your application (within your cover letter). If you do not have a Canadian Social Insurance Number, please indicate this in your application (within the cover letter).

We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

This competition will remain open until the position is filled, however, applications will be reviewed beginning March 15, 2017.

Interested individuals are asked to submit their curriculum vitae, a brief outline of their teaching philosophy, as well as the names and contact information of three references.

How to Apply

Apply Online

Note: Online applications are accepted until midnight Mountain Standard Time of the closing date.

All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. If suitable Canadian citizens or permanent residents cannot be found, other individuals will be considered.

The University of Alberta is committed to an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce. We welcome applications from all qualified persons. We encourage women; First Nations, Métis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; persons with disabilities; persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity and expression; and all those who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas and the University to apply.