The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry is accepting applications for part time adjunct faculty positions in the Division of Dental Hygiene.
Responsibilities include didactic, laboratory, pre-clinical and clinical instruction to dental, dental therapy and dental hygiene students. Additional responsibilities could include committee assignments, research, and service.
The dental, dental hygiene and dental therapy integrated curricula focus on a team–based delivery model that emphasizes community service and clinical enrichment in public health settings.
The School of Dentistry 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.
The School of Dentistry seeks to develop and maintain a culture and working environment that provides a climate that everyone has the ability to thrive. In order to achieve this goal, it is important that everyone is committed to do their part in creating this environment within the school and the university. We value a diversity of views and experiences that enrich campus life and the academic experience. Equity and diversity are fundamental to everything we do at the University of Minnesota. A focus on inclusion ensures our diversity of perspectives is valued in our decision-making.
A minimum of a Masters degree in Dental Hygiene or current enrollment in a graduate program.
Must be a graduate of an accredited dental hygiene program or enrolled in an accredited dental hygiene program
Must be eligible for Minnesota licensure
Must have clinical dental hygiene practice experience.
Restorative functions certificate
Demonstrated leadership skills
Didactic teaching experience
Clinical experience teaching dental hygiene and dental students
Minimum of three to five years clinical dental hygiene practice.
Visa sponsorship is not available for this position. All qualified candidate must be authorized to work in the United States.
Internal Number: 337481
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
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