Associate Professor of Endodontics Jobs in Sharjah – UAE at University of Sharjah

Title: Associate Professor of Endodontics

Company: University of Sharjah

Location: Sharjah – UAE

Type: Contract

Category: Dental, Education

Position: Associate Professor of Endodontics

Job Purpose

​The College of Dental Medicine at the University of Sharjah is seeking awell-qualified candidate for a full-time position in Endodontics. The suitableapplicant should have a proven record of postgraduate teaching and research, asthe College develops its taught postgraduate education and forges a researchculture, and aspires to be the leading dental school in the Gulf region.

Main accountabilities & expectations

The appointee shall provide didactic and clinical training to master’s students in the specialty of Endodontics, and supervise their scientific projects.

He/she will also be involved in undergraduate teaching and continuing development of this discipline in the BDS curriculum.

The appointee will also participate and collaborate in multidisciplinary research in the 3 Research Groups, namely, Wound Healing and Oral Diagnostics, Biomaterials and Biomimetics, Biofilms in Health and Disease.

The successful candidate is expected to provide clinical services in the (Centre of Advanced Dental Care under the governance of University of Sharjah.


Job Specific Accountabilities

Continuous Improvement

Provide input to enhance the department’s policy and procedures, and follow all relevant processes, standard operating procedures, and instructions to ensure that work is carried out in a controlled and consistent manner.

Systems, Processes and Reports

Generate relevant reports and ensure that they are prepared timely and accurately, and meet the department’s requirements and standards.

Required Skills

Excellent verbal and written communication in English language.

Preferred Qualification & Experience


BDS or DDS, and PhD or equivalent doctoral degree

At least 2-year structured clinical training, Master in Dental Surgery (MDS)/ fellowship or board certification in the area of specialization from a recognized authority

Experience in postgraduate teaching and clinical supervision

Proven record of research

Applicant must hold a valid full dental licence in the area of specialization.

Applicant must be eligible for UAE Ministry of Health dental license

Job Location University of Sharjah (Main) Competencies


Behavioral Competency


Integrity & Respect

Promote an openness, honesty and sincerity work environment in all communications with both internal and external customer.

Respect UOS core values, the dignity and culture-diversity of all members of the university’s community.


Demonstrate flexibility in the face of change and respond positively to unexpected and rapidly changing work conditions.

Open to new ideas and initiatives relevant to own area of work.


Able to communicate effectively with a wide range of colleagues, by showing interest and carefully listening to their needs.

Keep people accurately informed and up to date.

Use clear, understandable language appropriate to the receiver.


Time Management: Determine the appropriate allocation of time.

Task Management: Balance conflicting priorities in order to manage workflow, ensure the completion of essential projects, and meet critical deadlines.

Job Criteria Gender Male or Female Qualification Phd Relevant Experience 2 or more Living In UAE Open for all


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