The University of Nevada, Las Vegas invites applications for Assistant/Associate/Professor in Residence ( Periodontics), UNLV School of Dental Medicine [R0115693]
PROFILE of the UNIVERSITY
Founded in 1957, UNLV is a doctoral-degree-granting institution comprised of approximately 31,000 students and more than 3,900 faculty and staff. To date, UNLV has conferred more than 136,000 degrees, producing more than 120,000 alumni around the world.
UNLV is classified by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching as an R1 research university with very high research activity. The university is committed to recruiting and retaining top students and faculty, educating the region's diversifying population and workforce, driving economic activity through increased research and community partnerships, and creating an academic health center for Southern Nevada that includes the launch of a new UNLV School of Medicine. UNLV is located on a 332-acre main campus and two satellite campuses in Southern Nevada. For more information, visit us on line at: http://www.unlv.edu
COMMITMENT to DIVERSITY
The successful candidate will demonstrate support for diversity, equity and inclusiveness as well as participate in maintaining a respectful, positive work environment.
ROLE of the POSITION
The School of Dental Medicine invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure-track Faculty-In-Residence of Clinical Sciences position available Fall 2019. This position serves as the lead periodontist and reports to the Chair of Clinical Sciences.
Responsibilities include overseeing the periodontal education for pre-doctoral dental students in the classroom, simulation lab, and clinical settings, including performing periodontal surgeries. Teaching responsibilities include calibrating periodontists, general dentists, and hygienists to contemporary, evidence-based periodontal care.
Additional responsibilities include course directorship, mentoring students, engaging in scholarly work, and participating in service activities that support the Department, School of Dental Medicine, and University. This position requires a high degree of organizational skills, a working knowledge of evidence-based dentistry, a high level of emotional intelligence, the ability to work respectfully with people from diverse backgrounds, and a commitment to lifelong learning.
The UNLV School of Dental Medicine is strongly community-oriented and encourages faculty involvement in the school's various community programs. Additionally, the School is committed to providing a professional and humanistic learning and working environment. Intramural faculty practice opportunities are available and strongly encouraged.
Required: This position requires a DMD or DDS from an accredited college or university and specialty education in Periodontics.
Must be eligible for licensure in Nevada. Credentials must be obtained prior to the start of employment.
Required: 5-8 years of experience in a dental education environment and Board certification in Periodontics.
Salary competitive with those at similarly situated institutions. Position is contingent upon funding.
Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted. Applicants should fully describe their qualifications and experience, with specific reference to each of the minimum and preferred qualifications because this is the information on which the initial review of materials will be based.
Although this position will remain open until filled, review of candidates' materials will begin immediately and best consideration will be gained for materials submitted prior to that date. Materials should be addressed to Caryn Kopf SDM Human Resources Coordinator, and are to be submitted online as we do not accept emailed materials. For assistance with the application process, please contact UNLV Human Resources at (702) 895-3504 or email@example.com.
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UNLV is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action educator and employer committed to achieving excellence through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, age, creed, national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, or any other factor protected by anti-discrimination laws.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas employs only United States citizens and non-citizens lawfully authorized to work in the United States. Women, under-represented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.
Submit a letter of interest, a detailed resume listing qualifications and experience, and the names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least three professional references who may be contacted.
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