Assistant or Associate Professor in Prosthodontics

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleAssistant or Associate Professor in ProsthodonticsRequisition NumberFE01988Working TitleDepartment Name7A850:DENTISTRY ORAL HEALTH PRACTICEWork LocationLexington, KYType of PositionFacultyPosition Time Status Full-TimeTenure Track StatusNon-Tenure TrackRequired Education

D.M.D. or D.D.S. degree from a CODA accredited US Dental School or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Extensive experience in removable porosthodontics.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Evidence that the candidate is eligible to receive and unrestricted Kentucky dental license

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time non-tenure track Assistant Professor in the Prosthodontics Division in the Department of Oral Health Practice Department.

Primary focus will be on instructional activities. Service and limited creative responsibilities are also included. A minimum of 80-90% effort is devoted to teaching the principles and techniques of restorative and/or prosthodontic dentistry to dental students in preclinical and clinical courses. Responsibilities shall include directing one or more required and/or elective courses with attendant course preparation, development, and student tutorial responsibilities. The remaining time will be spent in professional development, service, and scholarly activities.

Applicants must have a D.M.D. or D.D.S. degree from a CODA accredited US Dental School or equivalent and have extensive experience in removable prosthodontics. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. Richard Windhorn, Prosthodontic Division Chief at [email protected] Please include letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application.

Applications will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Skills / Knowledge / AbilitiesDoes this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

Board eligibility or certification is preferred.

Deadline to ApplyOpen Until FilledYesUniversity 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. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Academic Keys
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the above
Applicant DocumentsRequired Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
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    Posted: 6/11/2019
    Application Due: 8/10/2019
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