Adjunct Faculty, Dental HealthDepartment:
Dental Health DepartmentPosition Category:
The Community College of Rhode Island is the state’s only public comprehensive associate degree-granting institution. We provide affordable open access to higher education at locations throughout the state. Our primary mission is to offer recent high school graduates and returning adults the opportunity to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary for intellectual, professional and personal growth through an array of academic, career and lifelong learning programs.
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The Dental Health Programs prepare students as dental professionals who have the skills required to be competent members of the dental care team, deliver quality dental health care to the public, have the knowledge to pass national licensure and certification examinations and are committed to professional development through life-long learning.
The Dental Health Department is looking for dynamic, skilled and motivated individuals to join our team. Dental Health adjunct faculty demonstrate competence in clinical skills, lecture and lab instruction and responsibilities consistent with the mission and philosophy of the Dental Health Programs and the College.Duties and Responsibilities:
•Preclinical, clinical, laboratory and didactic teaching, dental hygiene Minimum Requirements:
• Strong communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills, and a collaborative approach to working with students and colleagues.
•Demonstrate commitment to providing academic support to students and provide remediation as needed
•Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in Education or related field, required.Reports To:
•Previous teaching experience at a CODA accredited institution, preferred
•Current Rhode Island dental/dental hygiene license and permit to administer local anesthesia is required to teach at CCRI, candidates that are eligible for licensure will be considered
•Current certification in CPR at the Health care Provider level required
Chair, Dental HealthCampus Location:
Primarily located at the Lincoln CampusFull-time/Part-time:
Part-TimeShift, Days, and Additional Work Schedule Information:
Part-Time (8.5 hours per week)Work Schedule:
$85 per student contact hourDesired Start Date:
Fall 2020Number of Vacancies:
4Application Open Date:
06/03/2020Open Until Filled:
NoSpecial Instructions to Applicants:
Review of applications will begin immediately, and will continue until all positions are filled.
To apply for this position, complete CCRI’s online application, and attach a cover letter and resume. Please include information of three references within the application.
If you need assistance with the online application process, please contact Human Resources at 401-825-2311. TTY: 401-825-2313.EEO Statement:
CCRI is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
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