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Full-time, Part-time
Benton, KY 42025
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Posting Details

Job Title Assistant Professor in Public Health Dentistry

Requisition Number FE02657

Working Title

Department Name 7A880:Division of Public Health Dent

Work Location Benton, KY

Type of Position Faculty

Position Time Status Full-Time

Tenure Track Status Non-Tenure Track

Required Education

D.M.D./D.D.S. degree



Required Related Experience

Experience in dental practice



Required License/Registration/Certification

Eligible for academic dental license (through the Kentucky Board of Dentistry)



Job Summary

This position provides strategic direction and resources for the Division of Public Health
Dentistry of the University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. The individual in this position will work closely with and report to the Division Chief of Public Health Dentistry for clinical and administrative functions. Academic advancement efforts will be directed through the Division Chief of Public Health Dentistry. Primary duties for this general dentist position include direct
oversight of all clinical functions, patient care and other duties specific to individual community projects, grants and contracts. In this capacity, this dentist must have strong clinical skills particularly in the areas of restorative dentistry and exodontia. This individual may also be expected to participate in resident/student education.



Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes

Preferred Education/Experience

Minimum of 5 years preferred



Deadline to Apply

Open Until Filled Yes

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting ID: 635864425 Posted: 2021-12-07 Job Title: Assistant Professor Public