Adjunct Instructor, Supervising Dentist / Dental Hygiene Program
The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College Allied Health Department invites applications for an Adjunct Instructor – Supervising Dentist position in our Dental Hygiene Program. UC Blue Ash is the largest regional college in Ohio and one of the largest colleges at the University of Cincinnati. We are an open access college and offer primarily associate degrees with an enrollment of approximately 5100 students. All applicants for this position must be proficient in English, have strong communication skills, and be an effective clinical facilitator who enjoys teaching in a culturally diverse, student-centered environment.
Supervising Dentist Adjunct Faculty responsibilities may include: review health histories; order radiographs; approve sealants; perform cursory exams and review the dental chartings for decay and/or defective issues on each clinical patient; provide radiographic interpretations; identify referrals for patients; prescribe/dispense emergency medications; be available to answer questions on the health history, pathology, clinical treatment; assist in management of medical emergencies; supervise all clinical sessions, reference for any questions that faculty/students may have regarding patient care; and provide supervision on UC Smiles, Community Dental Days, and ADEX Board Examinations. Teaching is assigned on an as-needed, semester-by-semester basis.
Minimum Qualifications: The supervising dentist must hold a Doctor of Dental Surgery or Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree and have licensure in the State of Ohio.
Ideal Qualifications: Clinical teaching experience in a dental hygiene/dental program. Experience in the Eaglesoft dental software program and digital radiography.
Interested and qualified applicants must apply online at https://jobs.uc.edu. Please include a cover letter of interest and a CV/Resume. A list of references with contact information and ALL certifications and other documentation can be uploaded using the Additional Documents section.FOR ALL FACULTY HIRESOFFICIAL ACADEMIC TRANSCRIPTS WILL BE REQUIRED AT THE TIME OF HIRE
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP). The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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