Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Comprehensive Care Dentistry - Clinical Team Leader

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Feb 04, 2017
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time, non-tenure track position in the Comprehensive Care Program. Applicants must have a DDS/DMD from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation or equivalent. The applicant must qualify for an unrestricted or faculty-limited Kentucky dental license, and have at least three years of private practice experience in the United States healthcare system. In addition, teaching experience, treatment planning, clinical skills in a variety of clinical areas, and the ability to work effectively in a team are highly desirable. Responsibilities include overseeing the management and treatment of patients assigned to a team of predoctoral student dentists. The teams are intended to provide a general practice role model for the student dentist.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Please include letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application. This information may be used to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. David Thornton, Division Chief, Comprehensive Care at david.thornton@uky.edu. Please note that, to be considered an applicant for this position, you must submit an application via UK's online employment system.




Job Title
Assistant, Associate, or Professor of Comprehensive Care Dentistry - Clinical Team Leader

Requisition Number
FE00860

Working Title


Department Name
7A850:DENTISTRY ORAL HEALTH PRACTICE

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position
Faculty

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

DDS or DMD



Required Related Experience

At least three years of private practice experience in the United States healthcare system



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Unrestricted or faculty-limited Kentucky dental license



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

Teaching experience, treatment planning, clinical skills in a variety of clinical areas, and the ability to work effectively in a team are highly desirable



Open Untill Filled
Yes

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.



Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Do you have a DMD or DDS degree, or eligible to obtain this degree by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • Bulletin of Dental Education
    • Kentucky Dental Association Journal
    • Journal of the American Dental Association
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

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