The UNC Adams School of Dentistry (ASOD) is seeking a Director for Innovation in Dental Education who will provide leadership in the design, development, evaluation, and implementation of the ACT curriculum. The Director for Innovation in Dental Education reports to the Associate Dean for Curriculum and interfaces with the Offices of Academic Affairs and Clinical Education. The Director for Innovation in Dental Education will be integral to the ASOD’s commitment to excellence, accountability, and continuous quality improvement by ensuring a seamless transition from the legacy dental curriculum to the ACT curriculum, initially supporting the implementation of the Guided and Advanced Practice then of the Foundations of Practice.
Education and Experience:
The individual selected for this position must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact with faculty, staff, and administrators at all levels of the School and University. The successful candidate must demonstrate the ability to work as an effective member of the School’s leadership team. The successful candidate must be a creative academic leader who possesses excellent communication and interpersonal skills, a team orientation, and a high energy level. The candidate should have demonstrated experience with strategic planning and assessment, and an understanding of programs that effectively promote student retention and success, which could have been obtained during the course student for the required degree. Organizational, analytical, and communication skills are desired.
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.
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