Asst Professor-Clinical

Aurora, CO
May 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

University of Colorado - School of Dental Medicine

Assistant/Associate Professor

The University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine invites qualified applications for part-time pre-clinical and clinical, volunteer and per-diem faculty positions. Candidates must demonstrate excellence in dental specialty practice. Board certification and prior teaching experience are preferred. The School is located on the Anschutz Medical Campus. The campus is home to schools of medicine, pharmacy, nursing, public health and dental medicine, and multiple hospitals and affiliate institution located in the Denver metropolitan area near the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. It accepts a DDS class-size of 80 students each year along with 40 students in its advanced standing International Student Program. The School also offers the following programs: General Practice Residency, and Periodontics and Orthodontics graduate programs.

Because the School of Dental Medicine credentials all faculty members, if you are invited to interview for a faculty position, prior to such interview, you must provide a professional claims history that details past or current liability claims.


Minimum Qualifications for Dental Specialty Faculty positions:

  • DDS or DMD degree from an accredited US Dental School or a foreign equivalent.
  • Certificate from a CODA-accredited Residency Program.
  • Eligibility for licensure in the State of Colorado and for a credentialed appointment within the School of Dental Medicine.
  • Dependent upon the dental specialty, experience in treating complex dental cases, medically complex patients, and or patients requiring multidisciplinary care.
  • Commitment to evidence-based teaching and practice.
  • Commitment to diversity and inclusion.

Salary and Benefits:

Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Special Instructions to Applicants:*Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at* REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: Applicants should submit current curriculum vitae, a cover letter that summarizes the reasons for current interest in teaching, past history of teaching, relevant clinical and scholarly experiences, and your availability including start date and hours per week. The names of three references who can attest to clinical skills of the applicant must be provided. . Questions should be directed to

Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:NOTE: THIS IS AN OPEN-CONTINUOUS ANNOUNCEMENT, which may be used to make multiple hires in the school in the different dental specialties. The list for multiple position recruitments will be periodically refreshed as positions become available, to maintain a current pool of interested candidates. Candidates will continue to be added to the same list, thus, only one application per candidate is allowed.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20423 - SDM-Dept Surgical Dentistry

Schedule: Part-time

Posting Date: May 3, 2017

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Shiela Otero

Posting Contact Email:

Position Number: 00611341


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