Faculty Position in Dental HYgiene Program at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry
University of Maryland School of Dentistry
June 11, 2018
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Part Time - Experienced
Academic Medical Group
The Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry, is accepting applications for a part time, leading to full time, 12 month, faculty position.
The Dental Hygiene Program is a Division within the Department of Advanced Oral Sciences and Therapeutics and was founded in 1970. The Dental School is an integral part of The University of Maryland Health Sciences campus for the professions. The Dental School shares the campus with the schools of law, medicine, nursing, pharmacy, social work, and graduate studies. The University educates a majority of the region's health care, legal, and social service practitioners. The campus location within the Baltimore-Washington-Annapolis triangle maximizes opportunities for collaboration with government agencies, health care institutions, and life sciences industries.
The Dental Hygiene Program is comprised of a traditional Baccalaureate degree, and a degree completion Baccalaureate program. Being housed in the dental school dental hygiene students are afforded the opportunity for shared learning collaboration with dental students and dental and dental hygiene faculty. The University of Maryland, Baltimore (UMB) campus also supports interprofessional education among the schools on campus, enabling students to approach care collaboratively.
Position responsibilities will include the delivery of didactic material through innovative and on-line methodologies, clinical teaching, student advising, research, scholarly and service activities. The University of Maryland School of Dentistry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The position will be available until filled. Applicants should go the University of Maryland Job Portal using the link below to submit a detailed application. Interested applicants should also upload their current curriculum vitae and contact information for three references into the portal. The job number is 180000WF
Educational requirements: A minimum of a Masters degree with a Doctoral degree preferred. Previous teaching and scholarly experience in a dental hygiene program preferred. The successful candidate will be committed to academic and scholarly excellence, continuous improvement through professional development, self- assessment, and through program and course evaluation. Salary and rank commensurate with qualifications.
Internal Number: The job number is 180000W
About University of Maryland School of Dentistry
The University of Maryland, Baltimore was founded in 1807 as the Maryland College of Medicine. The University is located on 60 acres on the west side of downtown Baltimore. The campus encompasses seven professional schools. The University of Maryland School of Dentistry was the first dental school in the world. Founded in 1840 as the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery.UMB offers a generous benefits package that includes 22 vacation days, 14 floating and holidays, 15 sick days; comprehensive health insurance and retirement options; and tuition remission for employees and their dependents at any of the University System of Maryland schools.