Pacific University invites applications for a
full-time faculty position to start August 2018 in their School of Dental
Hygiene Studies. The School of Dental Hygiene Studies is part of a College of
Health Professions that also includes professional programs in audiology,
healthcare administration & leadership, pharmacy, physical therapy,
occupational therapy, physician assistant studies and graduate psychology.
The School of Dental Hygiene Studies is located
on Pacific University’s Hillsboro Campus approximately 20 miles west of
Portland, Oregon. The School of Dental Hygiene Studies offers a BS degree
entry-level dental hygiene program. The dental hygiene program focuses on
access to care for underserved patients and provides students with extensive clinical enrichment experiences in a variety of community-based
Required qualifications include graduation from
an accredited dental hygiene program and licensed or eligible for dental
hygiene licensure in Oregon. Preferred qualifications include master’s degree
in dental hygiene or related field; teaching experience in dental hygiene or
higher education; current clinical dental hygiene skills; clinical experience
with local anesthesia, nitrous oxide-oxygen sedation, restorative procedures;
and experience working with patients who have limited access to dental care.
Responsibilities include teaching didactic,
laboratory and clinical dental hygiene courses; student advising; scholarly
activity; university and community service; and professional association
activities. Salary and academic rank are commensurate with qualifications.
Please respond with an application letter, curriculum vita and contact
information for three professional references. Materials should be submitted
electronically to Lisa J. Rowley at firstname.lastname@example.org. Confidential review
of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is
For additional information, please visit our website or call 503-352-7252.
ADEA DentEd Jobs on November 29, 2017.