University of Southern California School of Dentistry
925 West 34th St., Den 4366
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0641
Dr. Pascal Magne was born in La Chaux-de-Fonds (Switzerland) in 1966. He grew up and followed his primary education in Neuchâtel, then moved toGenevawhere he graduated in dentistry in 1989 and completed a Doctoral Thesis in 1992. He taught and continued his postgraduate education in Prosthodontics and Operative Dentistry at theUniversityofGenevauntil 1997.
Awarded with major grants by the Swiss Science Foundation, the Swiss Foundation for Medical-Biological Grants, and the International Association for Dental Research, he spent two years as a full-time research scholar in Biomaterials and Biomechanics at theUniversityofMinnesotabetween 1997 and 1999. Back at theUniversityofGeneva, he received his PhD degree in 2002 and served as Senior Lecturer from 1999 to 2004. Since February 2004, he became Tenured Associate Professor at theUniversityofSouthern California(USC,Los Angeles) where he received the Chair of Esthetic Dentistry. He is the author of the textbook Bonded Porcelain Restorations (Quintessence Publishing, 2002), as well as clinical and research articles on esthetics and adhesive dentistry and is frequently invited to lecture on these topics.