The School of Dentistry invites applicants for a full-time Clinical Assistant, Associate or Full Professor in the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
The School of Dentistry seeks to develop and maintain a culture and working environment that provides a climate that everyone has the ability to thrive. In order to achieve this goal, it is important that everyone is committed to do their part in creating this environment within the school and the university. We value a diversity of views and experiences that enrich campus life and the academic experience. Equity and diversity are fundamental to everything we do at the University of Minnesota. A focus on inclusion ensures our diversity of perspectives is valued in our decision-making.
Responsibilities include clinical and didactic teaching at the pre- and post-doctoral levels, clinical coverage and supervision, provision of on-call services and participation on School of Dentistry committees and governance. This role will partner with other resident programs including GPR, Pediatric Dentistry and Plastic Surgery. This person will work and partner with a diverse group of faculty, staff and students to provide a positive environment in which to maintain and grow the Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.
The successful candidate will be committed to teaching and developing our predoctoral students, OMS residents and to providing full scope quality care and service to patients.
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The University of Minnesota School of Dentistry assures that all persons shall have equal access to its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, or sexual orientation. The commitment to diversity is expressed in the School's mission to “provide oral health care to a diverse patient population in a variety of settings.” To fulfill this mission, the School of Dentistry has made a commitment to recruit, retain and graduate students from underrepresented communities to ensure adequate representation in the dental profession. The School of Dentistry aims to create a diverse student body that mirrors Minnesota’s diverse population, including its ethnic/racial communities, rural populations, and low-income populations. The vision is to educate future dentists who will return to their communities to provide care and increase access to oral health care in these vulnerable populations.
The University of Minnesota offers a comprehensive benefits package including:
Competitive wages, paid holidays, vacation and sick leave
Low cost medical, dental, and pharmacy plans
Health care and dependent daycare flexible spending accounts
Excellent retirement plans with employer match
Disability and employer paid life insurance
Wellbeing program with reduced insurance premiums
Tuition reimbursement opportunities covering 75%-100% of eligible tuition
Student loan forgiveness opportunity
Opportunities for growth and promotion
Employee Assistance Program
For more information regarding benefits: https://humanresources.umn.edu/sites/humanresources.umn.edu/files/2019_tcd-fpa-75100-ben-0105-10_0.pdf
DDS, DMD or equivalent degree
Completion of a CODA accredited advanced education training program in oral and maxillofacial surgery by the start of the position
Minnesota dental license or eligible for Minnesota dental license by start date (a Full Faculty License may be obtained in partnership with the School of Dentistry prior to start date if needed)
Proof of authorization to work in the United States by start of position.
Proven dedication to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment
Excellent communication skills and ability to collaborate well with others
Dedicated and committed to a career in academia and in teaching and mentoring students
Experience providing patient care and supervision in an academic setting, private practice or a military setting.
Board Certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeryor in the process of becoming Board Certified
Demonstrated history of quality clinical and didactic teaching with predoctoral students and/or OMS residents or fellows
Eligibility for providing moderate or deep sedation/general anesthesia in an out-patient setting
Experience providing on-call services
Active participation or leadership in professional organizations
Internal Number: 339508
About University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
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