MOSDOH - Assistant Professor Endodontics

Employer
A.T. Still University of Health Sciences
Location
St Louis, MO

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Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Dentistry

Job Details

A.T. Still University's Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health (ATSU-MOSDOH) is seeking an Assistant Professor of Endodontics. The position reports to the Vice Dean, Clinical Operations, Clinical Education & Community Partnerships and is responsible for managing and mentoring MOSDOH students to assure the attainment of clinical competency, teaching students the fundamentals of Endodontics, and assuring the provision of high-quality endodontic services to patients.

Major Job Duties

  • Mentor and evaluate students in endodontic dentistry
  • Establish procedures for endodontics, in conjunction with Specialty Care Unit Director
  • Communicate with the Specialty Care Unit director as to the educational goals, essential experiences and competencies for student experiences
  • Complete Administrative Reports as directed
  • Assure student & patient safety - reporting deficiencies to the Vice-Dean
  • Assure clinical competency for students in endodontics
  • Supervise Endodontic residents as needed
  • Provide indirect supervision of dental assistant(s) and provide performance review evaluations to the Dental Clinic Manager
  • Provide didactic and laboratory instruction to pre-clinical students in Kirksville and D3 and D4 students in St. Louis

Job Responsibilities

  • Track student progress toward attainment of clinical competency and communicate progress & deficiencies on a periodic basis to the Vice Dean of Clinical Operations, Clinic Education & Community Partnerships
  • Assure patient and student safety and report any deficiencies to the Vice Dean of Clinical Operations, Clinical Education & Community Partnerships
  • Participate in calibration activities, to include semi-annual faculty advance
  • Participate in ATSU/MOSDOH committee activities
  • Perform endodontic procedures on patients as needed
  • Potential for intermittent on-call and other outreach activities after hours
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • D.D.S. or D.M.D., Specialty Certification in Endodontics
  • A current Missouri State Dental License is required
  • Must be highly skilled in endodontics
  • Adaptable and motivated
  • Able to work independently
  • Team oriented
  • Personable

Organization

A.T. Still University (ATSU) is the founding institution of osteopathic healthcare, established in 1892 by Andrew Taylor Still. As a leading health sciences university, ATSU is comprised of two campuses (Kirksville, Mo., and Mesa, Ariz.) on more than 200 acres with six prestigious schools. The culturally rich learning environments include residential and online healthcare related graduate degrees as well as community-based partnerships worldwide. ATSU has more than 1,300 employees dedicated to its not-for-profit mission and an average annual enrollment of over 3,100 students from 35 countries.

ATSU is renowned for its preeminence as a multidisciplinary healthcare educator. The University is focused on integrating the founding tenets of osteopathic medicine and the advancing knowledge of today's science. ATSU continually earns distinctions as the graduate health sciences university with best-in-class curriculum and a community outreach mission to serve the underserved. The University has a rich history of leadership in both healthcare education and correlated research.

ATSU instills within students the compassion, experience and knowledge required to address the whole person and shape healthcare in communities where needs are greatest. Inspired to influence whole person healthcare, ATSU graduates contribute to the future of integrated care while also leading with a selfless passion in the communities they serve.

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Telephone
4802196007
Location
5850 E. Still Circle
Mesa
AZ
85206
United States

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