Oregon Health & Science University

Assistant/ Associate Professor, Endodontology

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Job Type
School of Dentistry, Endodontology
Salary Range
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 5:00pm
HR Mission
Drug Testable

Department Overview

The School of Dentistry shares the mission of the Oregon Health & Science University to provide educational programs, basic and clinical research, and high quality care and community programs. We strive to foster an environment of mutual respect where the free exchange of ideas can flourish. The dental school prepares graduates in general dentistry and the dental specialties to deliver compassionate and ethical oro-facial health care.

Our department’s working locations are nestled in Portland's beautiful South Waterfront making it a convenient location to commute to. Our Skourtes Tower facility in the Robertson Life Sciences Building houses both our School of Dentistry and our patient clinics, providing sweeping views of the city and an unmatched setting for education, research, and exemplary oral health care.

 Read more about the School of Dentistry

Function/Duties of Position

The faculty appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the university’s missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service. The position supports the missions, goals and objectives of the Division of Endodontology within the Department of Reconstructive and Regenerative Sciences in the School of Dentistry. The focus of the position is on the didactic and clinical education of students in the Predoctoral DMD program and in the Advanced Education Program in Endodontics.  Clinical oversight of the delivery of patient care in the Predoctoral Endodontic Clinic and the Graduate Endodontic Clinic, didactic course content delivery, course directorship, and other academic activities are duties of the position.

The faculty appointee is eligible to conduct direct patient care as a member of the OHSU School of Dentistry Faculty Dental Practice.

This position reports to (supervisor):  Karan J. Replogle, DDS, MS Acting Division Head Endodontology

The duties of this position include:

  • Participation and collaboration in the education of predoctoral students didactically and clinically

  • Participation in the education of students (residents) in the Advanced Education Program in Endodontics in accordance and collaboration with the Program Director and Division Head

  • Collaboration with colleagues, students, and faculty across divisions and specialties within and outside the School of Dentistry to promote interprofessional development of the science and art of endodontics

  • Establishment and maintenance of a program of specific and general scholarly activity

  • Participation in student, Division, Department, and School of Dentistry support activities, (i.e., regular staff meetings, committee appointments, etc.)

  • Participation in administrative committees and councils of the Oregon Health & Science University as approved by the Chair and Division Head

  • Engagement in professional organizations for professional development

  • Participation in community outreach providing service in support of professional development and community need

  • Engagement in public service through consultative, lecturing or teaching activities outside of OHSU with the knowledge and consent of the Division Head and Chair

  • Fostering a work environment of belonging, diversity, inclusion and respect for all

Required Qualifications

  • D.D.S. or D.M.D. from a CODA accredited school or equivalent

  • Completion of advanced education program in Endodontics from a CODA accredited program

  • Board Certification in Endodontics eligible

  • Ability to obtain an Oregon Dental License

  • Experience in patient care delivery

  • Excellent organization, interpersonal and communication skills

  • BLS certification issued by the American Heart Association (AHA)

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active Oregon License with Nitrous or Minimal Sedation Permit

  • Board Certification in Endodontics

  • Experience in teaching, research, service, patient care, and academic management

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.


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