School of Dentistry - Open Rank - Clinical Track -Behavioral & Population Sciences

University of Alabama at Birmingham

Birmingham, AL

Job posting number: #7070192

Posted: September 22, 2020

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Job Description
The Department of Clinical & Community Sciences, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Dentistry, invites applications for a full-time, clinical track faculty position in the Division of Behavioral & Population Sciences. Responsibilities include didactic and clinical teaching of pre-doctoral dental students in community outreach with an emphasis on geriatric dentistry. Priority will be placed on the management and treatment of medically complex patients while in geriatric rotations, geriatric outreach and multidisciplinary care for mature adults. Faculty will also be involved in supervision of dental students in pre-doctoral general dentistry clinics and the pre-clinical program. Administrative duties include managing the daily clinical operations of the state’s only dental clinic within an adult congregate living facility, a small community rotation site, and maintaining calibration and use of clinical and administrative protocols while providing instruction and feedback on student performance. All departmental faculty are encouraged to participate in and/or lead research activities.

Required Qualifications
Applicants must have a DDS/DMD degree and be eligible for a dental license in Alabama. Experience in general dental practice is required, with community/service experience and/or MPH degree preferred.

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