Academic Careers

Today, a dental graduate has several options upon successful completion of an accredited dental program. One of the well-kept secrets of the profession is the opportunity to pursue a career in dental education.

As an active member of the American Dental Education Association, the Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry continues to build a strong foundation for the future of dentistry on a global scale by recruiting the next generation of bright young minds to enter the field of academic dentistry.

Being a part of our dental faculty offers many avenues for growth and professional development, including:

  • Continued intellectual and clinical growth
  • A chance to influence the future of dentistry
  • The reward of having a positive impact on the lives of your students
  • Collaborative opportunities in education, research, industry and the community

If you are interested in pursuing an academic career, please contact Dr. Cindy Lyon, Associate Dean, at  clyon@pacific.edu.  We look forward to discussing how you can become part of our educational program.