Assistant or Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry

Lexington, KY
Mar 28, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a Pediatric Dentist for a full-time clinical title position as an Assistant/Associate Professor in the Division of Adult Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry, and Dental Public Health, Department of Oral Health Science.

Applicants should have DMD, be eligible for an unrestricted Kentucky Dental License, be eligible for a sedation permit in Kentucky, and be a Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Responsibilities of the position will include clinical service at University locations, didactic education and clinical instruction of dental students and pediatric dental residents.

Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. Ted Raybould, Chief, Division of Adult Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry, and Dental Public Health at Please note that, to be considered an applicant for this position, you must submit an application via UK's online employment system. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Please include an updated CV and cover letter along with application. Please also include the names and contact information for at least three references within the application. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

Job Title
Assistant or Associate Professor of Pediatric Dentistry

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education

DMD/DDS degree

Required Related Experience

1 Year

Required License/ Registration/Certification

DMD/DDS degree from an institution accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation or equivalent credentials, National board eligibility/certification in the specialty of Pediatric Dentistry, and Qualify for a Kentucky Dental License.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Advanced education in pediatric dentistry is required; and experience with an academic institution is preferable.

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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. * Do you have national board eligibility or certification in the specialty of Pediatric Dentistry or eligible to obtain by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a current license to practice Dentistry in the state of Kentucky or eligible to obtain by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • 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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