The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry is now accepting
applications for a full-time, 12-month clinical track faculty position in the
Division of Dental Hygiene. The position is in the School of Dentistry which
houses a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene program and a Master of Science
in Dental Hygiene program as well as a Master of Dental Therapy program. The
University of Minnesota is a major research institution and the state’s
land-grant university. It comprises four campuses throughout the state, the
Twin Cities being the largest. The Academic Health Center offers an optimal
setting for pursuing a career in the field of healthcare. Students who come to
the University choose from nationally recognized programs. Responsibilities
include didactic, laboratory, pre-clinical and clinical instruction to dental,
dental hygiene and dental therapy students. The curriculae prioritizes a
team–based care delivery model and all students participate in multiple
community-based clinical practice setting. Additional responsibilities include
committee assignments and service.
Required Qualifications: A Master’s degree in Dental
Hygiene, Education, or a related field is required. The candidate must be a
graduate of an accredited dental hygiene program, be eligible for Minnesota
licensure and clinical practice experience. Candidates must meet the technical
standards and essential functions of the position.
Preferred Qualifications: Ability to demonstrated leadership
skills, didactic teaching experience, demonstrated scholarship, and clinical
experience teaching dental hygiene and dental students; minimum of three to
five years clinical dental hygiene practice.
How To Apply: To be considered for this position, please apply online. You
will have the opportunity to complete an online application for the position
and attach a cover letter and resume. Candidates are requested to submit a
letter of interest addressing qualifications and unique strengths he or she
could bring to this position and a current curriculum vita. Electronic
applications only will be accepted for this position. Questions may be directed
to Ms. Lisa Ahmann, Assistant Professor, Chair of Search Committee, University
of Minnesota School of Dentistry, 9-372 Moos Tower, 515 Delaware St SE, Minneapolis,
MN 55455; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Review of applications will begin in October 2017 and continue
until the position is filled.
Additional documents may be attached after application by accessing
your "My Activities" page and uploading documents there. To request
an accommodation during the application process, please e-mail email@example.com
or call (612) 624-UOHR (8647).
The University recognizes and values the importance of diversity
and inclusion in enriching the employment experience of its employees and in
supporting the academic mission. The University is committed to attracting and
retaining employees with varying identities and backgrounds. The University of
Minnesota provides equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities,
and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin,
gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran
status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. To learn
more about diversity at the U of M, visit
Background Check Information: Any offer of employment is
contingent upon the successful completion of a background check. Our
presumption is that prospective employees are eligible to work here. Criminal
convictions do not automatically disqualify finalists from employment.
About the U of M: The University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
(UMTC), is among the largest public research universities in the country,
offering undergraduate, graduate, and professional students a multitude of
opportunities for study and research. Located at the heart of one of the
nation's most vibrant, diverse metropolitan communities, students on the
campuses in Minneapolis and St. Paul benefit from extensive partnerships with world-renowned health centers, international
corporations, government agencies, and arts, nonprofit, and public service
Posted on ADEA DentEd Jobs on October 2, 2017.