Oregon Tech invites applications for a Faculty Dentist position within the Department of Dental Hygiene on the Klamath Falls, Oregon campus. This is a 12-month faculty, full-time position which consists of 75 percent patient care activities, and 25 percent instructional and departmental duties. This position reports directly to the Department Chair. Oregon Tech offers competitive salaries with excellent benefits including comprehensive healthcare, a generous retirement package, and significant tuition discounts at the seven public universities in Oregon.
The primary responsibilities of the Faculty Dentist include performing dental services for Oregon Tech patients according to the scope of practice for a Dentist licensed in Oregon, serving as the University’s Dental Director overseeing care of dental patients, and managing contracts with coordinated care organizations. The Dentist is also responsible for reviewing patient radiographs for clinic patients, and participating in interpretation activities with students, performing patient exams, consulting, and participating as a clinic instructor during clinic sessions.
The Dentist is a member of the faculty and functions within the philosophy of the Dental Hygiene Program. The incumbent also supervises restorative clinics under the direction of the Restorative lead instructor, consults with other dental hygiene faculty on curriculum, and provides didactic and clinical teaching within the dental hygiene curriculum, modifies course curriculum to promote professional development, and performs other student support activities and other assigned duties as needed.
Initial review of applications will begin on September 16, 2017
. Therefore, at the discretion of Oregon Tech, materials received after September 16, 2017 may not receive full consideration.
To apply, please submit (1) a cover letter addressing how your experience has prepared you for a leadership role, (2) a curriculum vita, (3) a description of your vision for dental hygiene as a profession, and (4) contact information for at least three professional references.
Send all application materials to email@example.com
. Be sure to reference job #18-66002
in the subject line of the email. Application materials also may be mailed to Oregon Tech Office of Human Resources, 3201 Campus Drive, Klamath Falls, OR 97601 or faxed to (541) 851-5200.
For further information, contact Professor Jan Cope, Search Committee Chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org
or visit the Oregon Tech website at www.oit.edu
- Offer of employment will be contingent upon ability to successfully complete a criminal history/background check.
As an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, Oregon Tech’s commitment to a diverse and inclusive university requires that no person experience discrimination on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identification and expression or any other protected personal characteristic. We particularly encourage applications from members of historically underrepresented racial and ethnic groups, women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, LGBTQ community members, and others who actively demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion.