Clinical Researcher

Are you passionate about improving people’s lives and changing dentistry for the better? Here is your opportunity to work with cutting edge research while creating a tangible change to dentistry!
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We are looking for a clinical researcher with dental background to join us in developing innovative dental diagnostic solutions. Become part of a highly engaged development team and contribute to the development of 3Shape diagnostic products with your insights and by running clinical studies.

3Shape’s products are already helping thousands of dental professionals improving patients’ lives and have the potential to change dentistry for the better enabling significantly improved diagnostics.

The role

  • Together with the development teams, you will plan, coordinate, and conduct clinical and laboratory studies. The aim of these studies will mainly be development of automatized diagnostic solutions and validation of those. You will be involved in ethical approval applications, statistical analysis, interpretation of results and writing of peer-reviewed publications.
  • To succeed in this role, you will use your skills within clinical research, dentistry, and clinical study coordination. In addition, you will coordinate with external partners on joint projects.
  • This position calls for a communicative person who enjoys deliberate planning of studies and data analysis. With your deep insights into dental diagnostics, you will guide our product development. Through a network of dental professionals and researchers you will understand the end-user and use this to shape the products. Gaining deep understanding of specific areas of dentistry and presenting and explaining it to various stakeholders of different profession will also be part of your job.
  • The job will include travel to clinical sites for up to a few weeks per year. You will report directly to the Head of Research in the intraoral scanner development department in R&D.

Your profile

On a professional level:

  • A degree in dentistry or similar, preferably holding a PhD
  • Experience in dental research, preferably several years
  • Experience with conducting clinical studies including ethical approval applications and data analysis
  • Documented scientific track-record in terms of scientific publications in a relevant field

On a personal level:

  • Team-oriented and enjoying working in a diverse and international team
  • Goal-orientated
  • Excellent communication and coordination skills in English, Danish is considered an advantage  
  • Responsible, working independently, and well-structured

We offer

This is an opportunity to become part of an exciting MedTech company and to make a real impact. With us you will be part of the success that 3Shape has created over the past 20 years. You will be able to work on solutions used by thousands of dental professionals worldwide! We have an existing journey ahead of us and if you want to be part of this don’t hesitate to apply for this position. We offer:

  • An attractive office environment in downtown Copenhagen, next to Kongens Nytorv
  • An inspiring work environment in an informal atmosphere, with social, diverse, and highly skilled colleagues
  • Competitive employment terms and benefits, good work-life balance
  • Empowerment and influence over own tasks
  • A healthcare package to keep you fit and well and lunch cooked by our private chef
  • Remote work for up to 2 days per week
  • The position is full-time on default, but part-time is a possibility

Join 3Shape and make a difference by changing dentistry together with dental professionals across the world by developing innovative solutions that provide excellent patient care in a rapidly growing industry. To be considered for the position you must apply by sending your application/cover letter and CV through our recruitment system. Applications will be processed continuously. 


We encourage all relevant applicants to apply. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status. All qualified applicants will be given equal opportunity and the selection is based on job-related factors.

About us

3Shape started with a simple idea - to make 3D scanning better. First, we applied it to the hearing industry, then we succeeded in dentistry. Now, twenty years later, 3Shape is 1,700+ employees globally. With the help of dental professionals and amazing colleagues we’re creating award-winning scanning and CAD/CAM solutions to change dentistry together! Together, we contribute to a better world. Experience the everyday #lifeat3Shape across the globe on Facebook.

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Our biggest assets are our people and culture 💗

Life at 3Shape is great! We bring passion and talent to work every day to innovate for superior patient care. 3Shape is built on a culture of thinking differently and being innovative when solving challenges. We embrace new ways to exchange ideas with colleagues across departments and think and work in an agile way. Experience the everyday #lifeat3Shape across the globe on Facebook. 

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