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Open Positions

The Department of Developmental Biology is seeking applications for the position of Program Head, Advanced Graduate Orthodontics Program at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor.  The Program Head oversees all aspects of the Advanced Graduate Orthodontics program including: the recruitment and admission of highly qualified applicants; the academic, clinical and oversight of research projects of the residents; the recruitment and calibration of part-time faculty; the development and maintenance of the program-specific curriculum; and the adherence to CODA accreditation standards.  In order to be considered for this position, you must apply online through the following link:

The Department of Developmental Biology encompasses the clinical specialties of pediatric dentistry and orthodontics, as well as scientists focused on basic research. The of  Division of Orthodontics in the Department of Developmental Biology at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine invites applications for a full-time Assistant or Associate Professor position.  In order to be considered for this position, you must apply online through the following link:

A post-doctoral position is available in the Yang lab based in the Department of Developmental Biology at the Harvard School of  Dental Medicine.  To apply, please send a brief statement of research interests, CV and contact information of three references to  Yingzi Yang, PhD,  

Student Employment - Questions regarding student employment should be directed to the Office of Dental Education at 617-432-1447.

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