Selection Process

Selected candidates will be invited to interview. If you have been selected, you will be notified by telephone and/or email.

Timing of Interviews: Mid-October

Approximate Number of Candidates Selected for Interviews: 10 – 15

The admissions committee considers the following criteria in its decisions:

  • Academic achievement
  • Leadership activities
  • Research experience
  • Teaching experience
  • Demonstrated interest in periodontics

As of 2017, this program will participate in the Postdoctoral Dental Matching Service. Decisions will be available in November, per MATCH guidelines.

A letter of acceptance signed by the Program Director and Associate Dean for Academic Programs and Personnel will be issued upon acceptance.