William V. Giannobile



Harvard School of Dental Medicine
188 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115




1996Oral Biology, Harvard University, Boston, D. Med. Sc.
1996 Periodontology, Harvard University, Boston, Certificate
1991Dentistry, University of Missouri, Kansas City, D.D.S.
1991Oral Biology, University of Missouri, Kansas City, M.S.
1987Biochemistry, University of Missouri, Kansas City, B.S.

Postdoctoral Training

1996-98Dana-Farber Canter Institute & Harvard Medical School Boston, Postdoctoral Fellowship, Molecular Biology
1996-98Forsyth Institute, Boston, Research Fellowship, Periodontology

Academic Appointments

2012-presentChair, Dept. of Periodontics & Oral Medicine, Michigan
2007-presentProfessor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Michigan
2004-presentProfessor of Dentistry, Dept. of Periodontics and Oral Medicine, Michigan
2003-presentWilliam K. & Mary Anne Najjar Endowed Professor, Michigan

Visiting Professorships

2013Visiting Professor, Eastman Dental Institute University College London, England
2006-07Visiting Professor, Biotechnology Institute for Regenerative Medicine, University of Genova, Italy
2006-07Visiting Professor, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Milan, Italy
2006-07Visiting Professor, Department of Maxillofacial Surgery, 2nd University of Naples, Italy

Editorial Board Membership and Peer Review

2010-presentEditor-in-Chief, Journal of Dental Research
2009-presentCo-Editor, Textbook on Periodontology and Oral Implantology, 6th Edition (J. Lindhe, N. Lang, T. Berglund, W. Giannobile, M. Sanz)
2012-presentBoard Member, Dental Products Panel, Medical Devices Advisory Committee, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
2005-presentJournal of Periodontal Research: Editorial Board
2004-presentJournal of Clinical Periodontology: Editorial Board

Textbooks as Editor or Co-Editor

  1. Osteology Guidelines for Oral and Maxillofacial Regeneration Preclinical Models for Translational Research. Giannobile WV, Nevins M, Editors.  Quintessence Publishers, Chicago, 2011.
  2. Clinical Research in Oral Health.  Editors: Giannobile WV, Burt BA, Genco RJ. Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Copenhagen, 2010.
  3. Clinical Periodontology and Implant Dentistry. Lindhe J, Karring T, Lang NP, eds.  Berglund T, Giannobile W, Sanz M, Associate Editors. 5th Edition, Copenhagen, 2008.
  4. Glossary of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants.  Editor: Laney W., Co-Editors: Broggini N, Buser D, Cochran DL, Garcia LT, Giannobile WV, Hjorting-Hansen E, Taylor TD. Quintessence Publishing, Chicago, 2007, 224 pages.
  5. Carranza’s Textbook on Periodontology. Editors: Newman M, Carranza F, Takai H, Klokveld P.  Associate Editors: Giannobile WV, Cochran DL.  Elsevier Publishing, St. Louis, MO, 2006.