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Job ID: 106192

Full -Time Tenure Track Faculty Position
University of Bridgeport

Date Posted Apr. 26, 2018
Title Full -Time Tenure Track Faculty Position
University University of Bridgeport
Department Fones School of Dental Hygiene
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2018
  • Bridgeport, CT
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
    Associate Professor
  • Dental Hygiene
    Dentistry - General

Full -Time Tenure Track Faculty Position
Fones School of Dental Hygiene

The Fones School of Dental Hygiene at the University of Bridgeport invites applicants committed to dental hygiene education to join our teaching staff in the Associate and Bachelor’s degree Dental Hygiene program(s).

The full-time faculty opportunity shall commence in August 2018.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Clinical, didactic, and on-line instruction for Associate and Bachelor Degree Dental Hygiene students
Academic advising
Participation in department and university committees

  • Participate in continual professional growth and development
  • Engage in collaborate relationship to promote positive community relationships on
    behalf of the University and the Dental Hygiene Program
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Adhere to University of Bridgeport and Fones School of Dental Hygiene Mission

Connecticut Registered Dental Hygienist or eligibility for Connecticut State Licensure and certificate to administer local anesthesia
A minimum of an earned Master’s Degree in Dental Hygiene or an appropriate, related field
A minimum of three years of experience in didactic and clinical dental hygiene teaching at the collegiate level
Preference given to candidates with current educational methods, didactic content knowledge, and active teaching in dental hygiene science teaching
Clinical experience in dental hygiene practice
Experience teaching on-line, a plus

The University of Bridgeport is committed to building a diverse university community and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Updated curriculum vitae
Cover letter / letter of interest
Names and contact information of three professional references
Copies of all college transcripts

University of Bridgeport
Human Resources
Fones School of Dental Hygiene – Full-time Faculty
Wahlstrom Library, 7th Floor
126 Park Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06604
Fax: 203-576-4601

  • The University of Bridgeport is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the University of Bridgeport to prohibit discrimination in admissions, educational programs and employment, and in the provision of services on the basis of legally protected class characteristics (unless there is a bona fide occupational qualification related to employment), or any other unlawful factor. Protected class characteristics include race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, creed, ancestry, workplace hazards to reproductive systems, sex (gender identity, gender expression, sexual harassment), marital status, civil union status, sexual orientation, genetic information, pregnancy, national origin, physical/mental/learning disability, veteran status and any other group protected by civil rights laws.

    The University of Bridgeport complies with Clery Act and maintains records of campus crime statistics and security policies. Copies of University of Bridgeport Annual Security and Fire Report reports are available at

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