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Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Periodontology

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Periodontology
Requisition Number FE01868
Working Title
Department Name 7A850:DENTISTRY ORAL HEALTH PRACTICE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Tenure Track
Required Education

DMD/DDS degree from a CODA accredited institution or proof of graduation from a non-CODA accredited dental school

Required Related Experience

Certificate of advanced education/ training in Periodontology from an institution accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) or equivalent.

Required License/Registration/Certification

Applicant must be eligible for an unrestricted or faculty-limited Kentucky dental license.

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time tenure track position in the Division of Periodontology, Department of Oral Health Practice. This position represents an exciting opportunity to contribute to the periodontology education of clinicians and academicians who represent the future of our specialty and profession. Responsibilities include didactic and clinical teaching primarily in the pre-doctoral educational programs, participation in research and other scholarly activity, treatment of patients in the intramural faculty practice, and service to the College and University.

The individual must possess a DMD/DDS degree from a CODA accredited institution or proof of graduation from a non-CODA accredited dental school and evidence that the degree makes the candidate eligible to practice dentistry in the jurisdiction from which the applicant graduated. The individual must also possess a certificate of advanced education/ training in Periodontology from an institution accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) or equivalent. Applicant must be eligible for an unrestricted or faculty-limited Kentucky dental license. The College of Dentistry is part of the Chandler Medical Center.

A review of applications will begin on April 29th, 2019 and will continue until this position is filled. To apply, please include a letter of inquiry, curriculum vita, and names and contact information of three references when prompted in the application. Questions may be directed to Dr. Mohanad Al-Sabbagh, Division Chief of Periodontology, via email at malsa2@email.uky.edu. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
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.

Posted: 2019-05-02 Expires: 2019-10-09

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