Days and Hours: AY: M-F 8:30 am - 4:30 pm; SMR: M-R 8 am - 5 pm
The Director of Dental Programs will provide administrative leadership to the Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting Programs; will teach undergraduate-level courses in the field of Dental Hygiene/Dental Assisting; and will share with other teaching professionals, the common responsibilities of the department and for the governance of the College.
1.Teach a normal load of 9 contact hours per semester / 18 contact hours per academic year.
2.When conducting classes: a.Conduct classes as scheduled. b.Process and post grades as scheduled in the academic year. c.Prepare master schedule of all Dental Hygiene classes including meeting times, days of the week, location, duration, and instructors. d.Start class on time and conduct class for the fully scheduled time period. e.Provide students with a written statement of course requirements and expectations that shall include the attendance and grading policy, course objectives, and a course outline. f.Retain all credit course documentation for a period of not less than three (3) years upon the completion of the course. g.Observe the approved Departmental Master Syllabi.
3.Maintain a minimum of four (4) office hours per week for consultation with students.
4.Advise students interested in or matriculated into the Dental Hygiene program.
5.Conduct information and orientation sessions for Dental Programs.
6.Oversee program admissions process.
7.Prepare annual student and program assessments.
8.Recommend hiring of adjunct and staff members.
9.Assist in the evaluation of adjunct faculty and staff members.
10.Lead the development and evaluation of new courses and the revision of existing courses.
11.Coordinate the program CODA accreditation process, prepare required reports and documents, and arrange the logistics of the site visit.
12.Coordinate the licensing exam process for students and examiners.
13.Re-accredit the Local Anesthesia course with the State board every 2 years and prepare student completion letters.
14.Initiate and participate in student recruitment and retention activities.
15.Serve as the liaison between the Dental Hygiene program, the College community, and the dental community.
16.Coordinate the submission of purchase order requisitions and textbook orders.
17.Coordinate the activities of the program advisory board.
18.Chair program meetings and issue minutes.
19.Oversee budget and contribute to the budget development process.
20.Adhere to the
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About Camden County College
Camden County College is one of the largest, most comprehensive community colleges in New Jersey and the surrounding region and is a vital resource for transfer education, workforce training, and cultural events. Its three distinct locations in Blackwood, Camden and Cherry Hill – along with its satellite locations in Lakeland, Sicklerville and elsewhere throughout the County – share the common mission of providing accessible, affordable higher education and occupational study to all who can benefit.The College also is recognized nationally as a leader in technology programs such as video game design/development and photonics. In addition, it is acknowledged for maintaining low tuition rates for many years. Perhaps most importantly, CCC is known for responding to the changing needs of the communities and students it serves by continuously updating its programs and services to support the economic development in this area and the professional and personal development of residents.