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    Description: UMKC is part of the University of Missouri, with excellent fringe benefits package (www.umkc.edu). Applicants should submit a letter of interest, a CV, names and contact information for three references in one document online to www.umkc.edu/jobs.

    Please direct inquiries and correspondence to: Dr. Pamela Overman, (overmanp@umkc.edu) Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, UMKC School of Dentistry.

    Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without discrimination on the basis of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. All final candidates will be required to pass a criminal background check prior to beginning employment.

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Restorative Clinical Sciences - General Dentist, Position #68943

    Description:

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Science department. The position is a 100% benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students and dental hygiene students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in management of dental emergencies, diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide oral exams on dental hygiene patients. The faculty member may also be assigned to teach in didactic courses. A DDS/DMD or equivalent is required.  Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Interested candidates with Missouri licensure may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Restorative Clinical Sciences - General Dentist, Position #68942

    Description:

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Science department. The position is a 100% FTE, benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, removable and fixed prosthodontics, endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide didactic and preclinical lab instruction, as assigned.  A DDS/DMD or equivalent is required. Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Interested candidates with Missouri licensure may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Restorative Clinical Sciences - General Dentist, Position #38809

    Description:

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Science department. The position is a 100% FTE, benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students in the Emergency Clinic. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in diagnosis, assessment, prognosis and primarily endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide didactic and preclinical lab instruction, as assigned.  The faculty member is expected to help provide faculty coverage for the emergency clinic during various school breaks. A DDS/DMD or equivalent is required. Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Interested candidates with Missouri licensure may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Restorative Clinical Sciences - General Dentist, Position #36648

    Description:

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Science department. The position is a 100% FTE, benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, removable and fixed prosthodontics, endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide didactic and preclinical lab instruction, as assigned. A DDS/DMD or equivalent is required. Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Interested candidates with Missouri licensure may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Oral Surgery and Hospital Dentistry Department - Position #65795 and #65796

    Description:

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City seeks two part time, non-tenure track, non-benefit eligible, faculty members at the Clinical Assistant Professor level in the Oral Surgery and Hospital Dentistry Department. 

    This department is responsible for post-doctoral and pre-doctoral education, and patient care in Oral Surgery.  Specific responsibilities will concentrate on pre-doctoral classroom and clinical instruction in Oral Surgery with opportunities for clinical practice for the qualified candidate.  Candidates should have a DMD/DDS degree, and board certification in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.  Interviews of qualified candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Restorative Clinical Sciences - General Dentist - Position #64295

    Description: The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Science department. The position is a 100% benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, removable and fixed prosthodontics, endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide didactic and preclinical lab instruction, as assigned.  A DDS/DMD or equivalent is required. Eligibility for Missouri licensure and Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Qualified candidates may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Restorative Clinical Sciences - General Dentist - Position #38782

    Description: The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Science department. The position is a 100% benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, removable and fixed prosthodontics, endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide didactic and preclinical lab instruction, as assigned.  A DDS/DMD or equivalent is required. Eligibility for Missouri licensure and Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Qualified candidates may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Prosthodontic Faculty, Position #38763

    Description: The University of Missouri-Kansas City is seeking faculty members to fill the position of prosthodontist. The position is a 100% benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor in the Department of Restorative Clinical Sciences.

    The faculty member will provide instruction for pre-doctoral dental students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in removable and fixed prosthodontics, implants, and esthetic dentistry in both the clinic and pre-clinic lab. The faculty member will also provide clinical instruction in diagnosis, treatment planning, and restorative dentistry as needed.

    A DDS/DMD or equivalent and either board eligible or certified in prosthodontics are required. Preference will be given to those with significant clinical experience with a strong emphasis on removable prosthodontics. For non US DDS candidates with US training and board eligibility in prosthodontics, an internationally-trained faculty DDS program is available after an initial period of service.

    Interviews of qualified candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified candidates may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Dr. Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • General Dentist – UMKC School of Dentistry

    Description: The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking a general dentist faculty member to fill a position in the Restorative Clinical Sciences department. The position is a 100% benefit eligible, full time, non-tenure track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.

    The faculty member will provide clinical instruction and oversight for pre-doctoral dental students. This includes instruction and evaluation of students in diagnosis, treatment planning, restorative dentistry, removable and fixed prosthodontics, endodontics, and non-surgical periodontics. The faculty member is expected to provide didactic and preclinical lab instruction, as assigned.  

    A DDS/DMD or equivalent with eligibility for Missouri licensure is required.  Advanced Education in General Dentistry/General Practice Residency training or equivalent is preferred. Qualified candidates may be eligible to participate in faculty practice one day per week.

    Contact: Dr. Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Position #34261

    Description: The University of Missouri – Kansas City seeks to fill a 100% benefit eligible, full-time, non-tenure track faculty position at the Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor level in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry.

    The department is responsible for pre-doctoral education, research, patient care, and service. Specific responsibilities will concentrate on pre-doctoral classroom and clinical instruction.

    Preferred candidates should have a DMD/DDS degree, advanced training in Pediatric Dentistry and should be eligible for licensure in Missouri. Candidates with Missouri licensure may have opportunities for clinical practice.

    Interviews of qualified candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

    Contact: Dr. Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

  • Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor, Multi-Discipline Dentist Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology and Medicine #64988

    Description:

    The University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Dentistry is seeking to fill the position of a multi-discipline dentist at the rank of Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor (non-tenure track). The position is a 100% benefit eligible, full time position (0.75 FTE) for 3.5 days per week. Rank will be determined based on experience and credentials. 

    The position activities will cross multiple discipline educational content areas to support the mission of the School in providing quality, broad-based education for DDS and Advanced Education students/residents. Responsibilities of this position include pre-doctoral didactic instruction; Advanced Education (AE) didactic and seminar instruction; and other limited indirect clinical supervision may be assigned. 

    The position reports to the Chair of the Department of Oral Pathology, Radiology and Medicine. A DDS or DMD with eligibility for Missouri licensure and Board eligibility in Endodontics are required. Interviews of qualified candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Specific position responsibilities include: 

    • Responsibility for the predoctoral instruction in diagnosis and management of temporo-mandibular disorders/facial pain.
    • Assistance with other instructional areas, as assigned (i.e. Oral Medicine)
    • Course directorship of the AE biomaterials course;  assistance in predoctoral biomaterials instruction
    • Willingness to focus learning/preparation in Evidence-based TMD instruction that the school would support
    • Assistance with support in the AE program in Endodontics, including participation in seminars, resident instruction
    • Compliance with CoDA standards, UMKC School and campus policies and UM Collected Rules and Regulations
    • Valuing diversity, appreciation for inclusion
    • Other duties as assigned

    Contact: Dr. Pamela Overman | 816-235-2100 | overmanp@umkc.edu

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