Instructor/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor

Augusta, Georgia
Oct 11, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Information  

Instructor/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor/Professor

Department of Restorative Sciences (Non-Tenure Track)

Job ID: 13346

Position # 00008440  

The primary mission of the Department of Restorative Sciences involves intense student contact to provide didactic, preclinical and clinical training in all aspects of undergraduate dental education. Teaching responsibilities for this position include participation in didactic, preclinical and clinical courses in restorative dentistry and associated areas of study. Participation in graduate level training programs is possible as the department mission dictates.

Participation in scholarly research activities and faculty practice is expected.

This position is a full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at Instructor/Assistant Professor/Associate Professor academic rank. Salary and academic rank is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Duties are as follows:

Present dental educational services in didactic, pre-clinical and clinical venues. Create and present educational materials as required for assigned instructional duties. Perform administrative tasks associated with all educational venues (grading, seminar participation, one-on-one student encounters, etc.) (30%)

Supervise student dental health care delivery (DMD Program, Dental Hygiene Program and Graduate Dental Programs) as assigned. (25%)

Evaluate students didactic, pre-clinical and clinical performance and assign appropriate grades along with providing feedback for performance approval. Determine appropriate competency levels for student performance. (5%)

Create and administer examinations and evaluations to measure student performance. (5%)



Conduct research and scholarly activities resulting in published manuscripts in peer reviewed publication at rates assigned by the Department Chair.



Treat patients in the faculty practice facilities and build a private patient base to provide contracted amount of income to support the faculty base salary as negotiated with the Department Chair.



Provide service to the Dental College of Georgia, Augusta University and the dental profession through participation on school and university committees; participation in local, regional and national professional organizations by serving on committees and other opportunities to represent the Dental College of Georgia at these levels. Attend and provide dental continuing education to demonstrate commitment to life-long learning.


Minimum Requirements  

Minimum Qualifications:

- DDS or DMD from an ADA accredited dental school.

- DDS or DMD (equivalent to US degree) and a minimum of 2 years post-graduate training from a CODA accredited postgraduate training program in an ADA recognized specialty of dentistry.

- Eligible for licensure by the Georgia Board of Dentistry 

Preferred Education and Experience:

- Post-graduate training in general dentistry or prosthodontics and prior experience in dental education and significant clinical experience. 

- Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a dental educational/clinical environment

How To Apply  

To be considered an applicant for this position your must apply online at

Please upload your Curriculum Vitae, Research Statement, Professional References, etc., as one document.

Conditions of Employment  

All candidates are required to successfully pass a Background Check review.  For specific positions, the final candidate may be subject to a (pre-employment) physical, drug screen, and/or credit check.

The final candidate will be required to provide proof of completed academic degree in the form of an original transcript.  Those candidates trained by a foreign institution will also be required to provide an educational/credential evaluation.

Other Information  

This position is also responsible for promoting a customer friendly environment and providing superior service to our patients, students, faculty, and employees.  "Augusta University is a patient-and family-centered care institution, where employees partner everyday with patients and families for success."   Augusta University is a tobacco free environment and the use of any tobacco products on any part of the campus, both inside and outside, is strictly prohibited.

Equal Employment Opportunity  

Augusta University is an equal employment, equal access, and equal educational opportunity and affirmative action institution. Also, Augusta University is a federal contractor and desires priority referrals of protected veterans. It is the policy of the University to recruit, hire, train, promote and educate persons without regard to age, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation or veteran status.

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