Assistant Professor in Comprehensive Care Dentistry

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job TitleAssistant Professor in Comprehensive Care DentistryRequisition NumberFE02087Working TitleDepartment Name7A850:DENTISTRY ORAL HEALTH PRACTICEWork LocationLexington, KYType of PositionFacultyPosition Time Status Full-TimeTenure Track StatusNon-Tenure TrackRequired Education


Required Related Experience

1 Year

Required License/Registration/Certification

Eligibility for dental license in the state of Kentucky.

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a non-tenure track position in the Comprehensive Care Program. Applicants must have a DDS/DMD degree. The applicant must qualify for an unrestricted or faculty-limited Kentucky dental license.

Two years’ experiences in the practice of general dentistry (preferably private practice), knowledge of dental practice management, and the ability to work effectively in a team are highly desirable.

The primary responsibilities of this position is to manage a team of students and their patients in the Student Dental Practice Clinic for the purpose of maintaining efficiency and productivity while maintaining high standards of patient care and quality education. This position requires a working relationship with clinical faculty, staff, students and patients. Scholarly activities and faculty development are also included as a faculty member’s responsibility.

Please include a CV along with application.

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

Two years’ experiences in the practice of general dentistry (preferably private practice) and the ability to work effectively in a team are highly desirable.

Deadline to Apply09/17/2019Open Until FilledNoUniversity 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

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  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
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter




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Posted: 9/11/2019
Application Due: 9/18/2019
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