Academic Divisions

One-Year Orthodontic Internship

The Ohio State University College of Dentistry, Division of Orthodontics invites applications for up to two single-year internship positions. The purpose is to provide domestic and international candidates with an exceptional post-graduate experience in clinical and didactic orthodontics. The internship will run in conjunction with the orthodontic residency program. Interns will be involved in most classroom and laboratory aspects of orthodontic education except for direct patient care in the Orthodontic Clinic. The Interns will participate in observing, supporting and assisting in orthodontic patient care and ongoing research projects in the Division. The one-year fee is US $30,000.00. Fees do not include living expenses, health insurance and other costs. Fees and other costs for this internship may not be eligible for federal student loans, deferments, etc. and the intern is responsible for all financial commitments. The intern is not enrolled as a student of any type at Ohio State. The Division of Orthodontics has 5 full-time and 16 part-time faculty with diverse research and clinical interests.

A D.M.D., D.D.S. degree or equivalent international degree is required. The internship will commence on approximately June 18, 2018. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. For additional information concerning the Division of Orthodontics, visit dentistry.osu.edu/orthodontics.

To apply, send an updated CV, statement of purpose, dental school transcripts, Part I National Board scores, three letters of reference, and TOEFL scores (international applicants) to:

Dr. Toru Deguchi
Program Director
4088 Postle Hall
College of Dentistry
305 W. 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1267

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS MUST BE MET:

  1. Please send one printed copy of all required materials by MAIL to Dr. Deguchi.
  2. Clearly write "Application for Internship" on the envelope.
  3. Applications must be received by December 20, 2017 in order to receive full consideration.
  4. A deposit of US $5,000.00 will be required at acceptance and the further incremental payments as well as the final balance in full will be due by October 31, 2018.

The Ohio State University is an EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPLOYER. Qualified women, minorities, Vietnam-era veterans, disabled veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. It is the policy of The Ohio State University to limit access to communications and to letters of reference to those directly involved with the selection process. However, the status of this policy under the Ohio Open Records Act is unclear. Those seeking confidentiality should indicate that desire in all communications and the University will make every reasonable effort to honor that request within the limits of Ohio law.