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University of Utah Clinical Instructor – Adjunct Faculty in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Clinical Instructor – Adjunct Faculty

Department 01478 - SOD - EDUCATION

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin As soon as possible

Details

The University of Utah School of Dentistry ( UUSOD ) seeks oral health clinicians with the skills and interest to educate and train an exceptionally talented group of students in a university environment. The UUSOD thrives on high-quality education and innovation while being committed to providing care to underserved populations across the state of Utah. Adjunct faculty are committed to 1-2 days per week and hired at the instructor level. In addition, the UUSOD has many opportunities for career advancement and leadership development.

Qualified candidates should have a DDS or equivalent degree and be eligible for a dental license in Utah. Individuals with dental specialty training and board certification (and/or are eligible for board certification) are encouraged to apply. Responsibilities will include educating and mentoring students in the DDS program. Clinical training occurs within the School of Dentistry and its satellite community health clinics.

The school fosters a humanistic, evidence-based approach to education and patient care. We are looking for applicants who are committed to creating a humanistic environment. Who will educate and mentor dental students to be technically proficient in all aspects of primary oral health care and who can serve as role models for the compassionate and ethical care of patients. We also seek individuals whose drive and intellectual curiosity help advance research that leads to new therapeutics for oral health care. Finally, we seek applicants with insights and vision for partnering with other primary healthcare professionals to improve oral and overall health for patients.

Candidates must submit a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter that summarizes teaching, clinical and scholarly experiences, and three professional references’ names/contact information. All references must be outside the University of Utah and/or its affiliates. Submit all applications to:

https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/140785

Inquires may be directed to:

Dr. Jeri Bullock

Chair of the Faculty Search Committee,

School of Dentistry

jeri.bullock@hsc.utah.edu

Review will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled.

The University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. The U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

EEO/Non-Discrimination Information

All qualified individuals are strongly encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities.

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information, or protected veteran’s status. The University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the education program or activity that it operates, as required by Title IX and 34 CFR part 106. The requirement not to discriminate in education programs or activities extends to admission and employment. Inquiries about the application of Title IX and its regulations may be referred to the Title IX Coordinator, to the Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, or both.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability or if you or someone you know has experienced discrimination or sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, you may contact the Director/Title IX Coordinator in the Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action ( OEO /AA). More information, including the Director/Title IX Coordinator’s office address, electronic mail address, and telephone number can be located at:

https://www.utah.edu/nondiscrimination/

Online reports may be submitted at oeo.utah.edu

Notice

The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“ URS ”). Eligible new hires with prior URS service, may elect to enroll in URS if they make the election before they become eligible for retirement (usually the first day of work). Contact Human Resources at (801) 581-7447 for information. Individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits from URS are subject to URS’ post-retirement rules and restrictions. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801) 366-7770 or (800) 695-4877 or University Human Resource Management at (801) 581-7447 if you have questions regarding the post-retirement rules.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations. https://safety.utah.edu/safetyreport This report includes statistics about criminal offenses, hate crimes, arrests and referrals for disciplinary action, and Violence Against Women Act offenses. They also provide information about safety and security-related services offered by the University of Utah. A paper copy can be obtained by request at the Department of Public Safety located at 1658 East 500 South.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Candidates must submit a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter that summarizes teaching, clinical and scholarly experiences, and three professional references’ names/contact information. All references must be outside the University of Utah and/or its affiliates. Submit all applications to:

https://utah.peopleadmin.com/postings/140785

Inquires may be directed to:

Dr. Jeri Bullock

Chair of the Faculty Search Committee,

School of Dentistry

jeri.bullock@hsc.utah.edu

Open Date 10/18/2022

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN03123F

Type Faculty