Charles Sturt University
Professor David Wilson
Acting Head of School, School of Dentistry and Oral Health
Professor Wilson is currently Acting Head of School of Dentistry and Health Sciences, and Professor in Dentistry and Health Science (Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology) at Charles Sturt University, Orange. A dentistry graduate of the University of Otago in New Zealand, Professor Wilson most recently held the post of Professor of Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology, School of Dentistry, International Medical University, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Pevious academic posts have been held in the Middle East (United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia), Australia (University of Adelaide) and in Canada (Universities of Manitoba and Saskatchewan). Professor Wilson has had approximately 30 years of academic undergraduate and postgraduate teaching experience in oral pathology. His academic activities have been underpinned by active and ongoing specialist diagnostic oral histopathology practice and research.
Professor Wilson has held various senior academic administrative posts in Universities around the world and has had extensive involvement with professional dental and medical bodies in the contexts of academic-profession interactions, committee roles and continuing education. His research activities and interests have included the areas of oral cancer, the temporomandibular joint, oral diseases and forensic odontology., with his Educational development interests include the application of digital technology in the biomedical sciences.