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Associate Professor (Term) - Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
University of Louisville

Date Posted Jun. 15, 2022
Title Associate Professor (Term) - Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
University University of Louisville
Louisville, KY, United States
Department School of Dentistry
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Associate/Assistant Dean
  • Dentistry - General

The Associate Dean for Clinical AffairsAssociate Professor (Term) reports directly to the Dean and has responsibility for administration of the operational aspects of the clinical programs of the School in all matters related to patient treatment.

The Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs carries out the following functions:

  • Oversees all clinical treatment delivery systems, including emergency services, patient supply and patient flow.

  • Organizes and administers appropriate credentialing, licensure, and quality assurance programs including records, forms, and patient charts. Acts as liaison to state boards and examining agencies.

  • Monitors student participation and progress in the clinics and faculty coverage of clinics in concert with the department chairpersons and the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.

  • Assists in the administration and evaluation of extramural clinical and service activities.

  • Develops, administers, and evaluates extramural clinical and service activities in conjunction with the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs.

  • Responsible for the assignment, supervision, and evaluation of clinical auxiliary support personnel.

  • Resolves patient problems and complaints, delegating this activity as appropriate.

  • Assists in preparation and implementation of clinical budgets and maintains accountability for clinical expenditures.

  • Evaluates and recommends allocation and use of space and equipment for all clinical programs.

  • Oversees human resources for clinical personnel, to include staff training and development, compensation matters, employee relations matters, etc.

  • Ensures that the School is compliant with mandated infection control procedures at the state and national levels.

  • Assists in the planning and implementation of the University and School of Dentistry strategic plan and priorities for action.

  • Performs other duties and accepts other responsibilities as directed by the Dean.

  • Performs teaching and committee assignments as appropriate.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Applicants must possess a DMD, DDS, or equivalent degree and be eligible for licensure in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.  

  • Equal Employment Opportunity

    The University of Louisville is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, and is committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, age, color, national origin, ethnicity, creed, religion, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity and expression, marital status, pregnancy, or veteran status. If you are unable to use our online application process due to an impairment or disability, please contact the Employment team at or 502.852.6258.

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Contact Information

  • Lauren Clayton
    School of Dentistry
    University of Louisville
    501 S. Preston Street
    Room 245
    Louisville, KY 40202
  • 5028525066
  • 5028527163


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