Table 2

Vacant faculty positions by primary discipline (combined full-time and part-time), 2015–16

DisciplineNumberPercentage
General, operative, and restorative dentistry7923.1%
Periodontics3610.5%
Prosthodontics308.8%
Pediatric dentistry288.2%
Endodontics247.0%
Oral and maxillofacial surgery236.7%
Oral medicine, oral diagnosis, oral radiology, and diagnostic sciences175.0%
Orthodontics144.1%
Oral biology92.6%
Public health72.0%
Clinical dentistry51.5%
Pathology, general/oral30.9%
Community dentistry20.6%
Research20.6%
Other or not reported6318.4%
Total342100.0%