Assistant Professor Dental Hygiene

Location
Overland Park, KS
Posted
May 19, 2017
Institution Type
Community College

Job Description

Johnson County Community College SilkRoad Recruiting

This full time faculty position is a 9-month contract within the bargaining unit of the college. The faculty member will be responsible for teaching both clinically and didactically as well as be an active member of the college community. The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate effective instructional teaching strategies, be able to evaluate student learning and communicate with students. The faculty member will be responsible for preparing and teaching dental hygiene program material. The faculty will mentor students in mastering course content, foster critical thinking, create a supportive learning environment as well as evaluate student learning through course competencies. Additionally, the faculty will provide timely formative and summative feedback communicating regularly with students. Lastly, the faculty will comply with all mandatory training, attend and participate in required meetings, develop collegial collaboration with other faculty members, and serve on department, division and/or college committees.

Responsibilities:
  • Primary teaching assignments will include clinical instruction
  • Didactic (Classroom) teaching as assigned per semester could be a combination of face to face, hybrid or online. Possibilities could include dental therapeutics, head and neck anatomy, and/or developmental dentistry.




Tracking Code
170603

Required Skills

Johnson County Community College SilkRoad Recruiting

  • Bachelor's Degree in Dental Hygiene with a course in educational methodology concepts; or enrolled in Master's degree in Dental Hygiene or related fields with a course in educational methodology concepts.
  • Eligibility for dental hygiene licensure in the state of Kansas
  • Local Anesthesia and Nitrous Oxide Certification for the state of Kansas
  • Two years of teaching and/or classroom experience in dental hygiene
  • Current/Recent clinical practice in the dental hygiene field
  • Ability to teach dental hygiene skills to students in clinical setting
  • Experience using Learning Management Software.




Required Experience

Johnson County Community College SilkRoad Recruiting

Preferred:
  • Master's degree in Dental Hygiene or related field/or DDS degree
  • Three (3) years of classroom and/or clinical teaching experience in dental hygiene






Job Location
Overland Park, Kansas, United States
Position Type
Full-Time/Regular
Salary
N/A
For full consideration apply before
05/26/17
Hours per Week
40
Work Hours/Days
m-f
Special Instructions
N/A

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