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Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Comprehensive Care Dentistry
University of Kentucky

Date Posted Aug. 31, 2018
Title Assistant, Associate, or Professor in Comprehensive Care Dentistry
University University of Kentucky
Lexington, KY, United States
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Professor
    Associate Professor
    Assistant Professor
  • Family Dentistry
    Dentistry - General

The University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time, non-tenure track faculty member to operate as a Team Leader in the Comprehensive Division. Applicants must have a DDS/DMD from a program accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation or equivalent. The applicant must be eligible for a Kentucky dental license and have at least two years of experience in General Dentistry and knowledge of dental practice management. Experience in private practice is preferred.

The primary responsibilities of this position are to manage team of students and their patients in the Student Dental Clinic for the purpose of maintaining efficiency and productivity while maintaining high standards of patient care and qualify education. The Team Leader will also assist with developing the management skills of students on the team, and participate in clinical case presentation seminars for students on the Team. This position requires a working relationship with clinical faculty, staff, students, and patients. Scholarly activities and faculty development are also included as a faculty member’s responsibility.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. David Thornton, Division Chief, Comprehensive Care at

Please note that, to be considered an applicant for this position, you must submit an application here via UK’s online employment system. Please attach a letter of interest and CV. Please also include contact information for at least three references when prompted in the application. This information may be utilized to solicit recommendation letters from your references within the employment system.

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