Professor of Endodontics University of Queensland Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences Australia

Professor of Endodontics

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Area:Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences
Salary (FTE):Academic Level E ($181,964.85 - $181,964.85)
Work type:Full Time - Continuing
Location: Herston


The School of Dentistry

The UQ School of Dentistry has a long and proud tradition of 83 years of strength in dental education and research, and attracts high achieving students nationally and internationally.  UQ is a leading source of expertise in the local, national and international dental community and has been a key contributor to achieving effective solutions to contemporary issues and challenges. The School has strong collaborations within and outside the dental profession.

As part of the Faculty of Health and Behavioural Sciences, the School of Dentistry offers the Bachelor of Dental Science (Honours) program and specialist post-graduate programs (Doctor of Clinical Dentistry). The School of Dentistry also has a growing cohort of research higher degree students.

Research within the School is focused on a number of themes, and crosses a range of areas from laboratory based research through to technologies applied in clinical practice and dental public health.

Further details about the School’s teaching programs, research interests and other activities may be accessed on the School’s web site at 

About This Opportunity

This Clinical Academic position will provide leadership in Endodontics within the School of Dentistry and the Oral Health Alliance. It will contribute to clinical teaching in Endodontics and research with a focus on clinical innovation and impact. This role will require the development of strong and effective relationships with stakeholders in the public sector and in relevant professional organisations.

This position is located at our Herston Campus, UQ’s core campus for clinical health teaching and research.  Sharing premises with Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital and the QIMR Berghofer Medical research Institute, the campus houses a vibrant clinical and research community that delivers innovative and contemporary research and education programs in a clinical academic environment. Conveniently located just minutes from Brisbane’s city centre, there is access to multiple public transport connections, onsite parking and cycling facilities.

For US applicants, please note that Australian Universities use British terminology, as such a Lecturer (Level B) position is equivalent to that of an Assistant Professor position in the US.

Our Ideal Candidate

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding candidate with a passion for clinically focussed teaching and research in Endodontics.  Applicants should possess an advanced professional qualification in Endodontics as a Dental Specialist and hold full registration with the Dental Board of Australia as a Dental Specialist. Applicants must demonstrate ability and enthusiasm in high quality clinical teaching in dentistry at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels. A Research Higher Degree (PhD) is required.

It is a condition of employment for this role that you will be required to provide evidence of immunisation against certain vaccine preventable diseases.

We value diversity and inclusion, and actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Our Diversity and Inclusion webpage contains further information if you require additional support. Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to

What We Can Offer

This is a full-time, continuing position at Academic level E. The remuneration package will be $181,964 p.a., plus Dental Loading of $15,175 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be $230,652 p.a.).

You will be able to take advantage of salary sacrificing options, discounted private health insurance, cheap parking, development programs and many other benefits.

For further information, please review The University of Queensland's Enterprise Bargaining Agreement 2018-2021.

Position Description

Download File ProfessorEndodontics_AppointmentBooklet.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Professor Pauline Ford.

Want to Apply?

To submit an application for this role, use the APPLY NOW button below. All applicants must supply the following documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Responses to the Selection Criteria

Advertised: 22 May 2019 
Applications close: 19 Jun 2019 (11:55 PM) E. Australia Standard Time

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