Job ID: 121080

Instructor/Assistant Professor, Dental Hygiene (3641)

Idaho State University

  • Mar. 15, 2019
  • Instructor/Assistant Professor, Dental Hygiene (3641)
  • Division of Health Sciences 
  • Idaho State University
    Pocatello , ID
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Lecturer/Instructor
    Assistant Professor
  • Dental Hygiene

Instructor/Assistant Professor, Dental Hygiene (3641)

Posting Number: req747
9 Month
Faculty Tenure Track
Division of Health Sciences 
Pocatello – Main

Primary Purpose
To teach in the undergraduate program, research/creative scholarship and dissemination, grant writing, professional/community service, and academic advising. 

Key Responsibilities
Didactic, clinical (preventive and restorative), laboratory, and potential for online instruction (60%)
Active engagement in research/creative scholarship and dissemination (25%)
Professional and community service (10%)
Academic advising (5%)
Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene and significant progress toward a masters degree in dental hygiene (all but thesis). MS degree must be conferred by December 2019.
Eligible for Idaho licensure
Minimum 2 years didactic and or clinical teaching experience 
Minimum 2 years clinical experience with nonsurgical periodontal therapy
Previous experience with scholarship, research, or publication
American Dental Hygienists Association membership
Education and experience in restorative care and administration of local anesthesia

Preferred Qualifications
Master’s degree in dental hygiene or a related field
PhD in a related field
Five years academic teaching experience
Experience with alternative practice settings
Experience with original research and dissemination

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Please submit the following documents with your application:
CV, Cover Letter, Summary of student evaluations, Unofficial undergraduate and graduate transcripts (official transcripts will be required from the successful candidate), and a list of three (3) professional references with contact information.
Priority consideration will be given to applications received by April 5, 2019. However, the position will remain open until filled. Salary will be commensurate with education and experience. Includes a competitive benefits package. Offers of employment may be conditional pending successful completion of a background investigation.

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