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Dentist Lecturer-Dental Hygiene

Eastern Washington University
Cheney, WA 99004
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Eastern Washington University and the College of Health Science and Public Health at Eastern Washington University invite applications for a 50% Dentist Lecturer position in the Department of Dental Hygiene to begin August 2020. This position would be a clinical lead dentist in charge of calibrating dentists. This position would work with our restorative lead instructor to help clinical dentists understand what students know and how to implement in clinic. Didactic courses may be assigned as needed.

  • This position must be a dentist.

This position can have didactic courses assigned as needed. This position will oversee a Teledentistry project in collaboration with Arcora Foundation. Clinical sessions will be assigned to the person hired. The dentist will communicate with patients on any concerns occurring in the clinic related to restorative treatment. This dentist will collaborate with the clinical lead dental hygienist for seamless transition from restorative lab to clinical restorative sessions.

The Department of Dental Hygiene is housed in a state-of-the-art facility located at Eastern's Spokane Campus in Spokane, WA. The department offers the only Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in the state of Washington, an entirely web-based Master of Science in Dental Hygiene, and has a fully online BSDH degree completion program.

Eastern is a regional, comprehensive university that expects all faculty to demonstrate teaching excellence, professional growth, and service to the university, profession, and the community. Responsibilities in this position include teaching, clinical dentist and supervision of dental faculty.

Opportunity for extramural private practice is available. Position is open until further notice; screening will begin May 18, 2020. Submit your application materials through our online faculty application portal located here: https://jobs.hr.ewu.edu. Submittals must include a letter of application addressing each of the key responsibilities and qualifications of the position; curriculum vitae including a list of three references with addresses, email, and phone numbers. Candidates are asked to complete a short candidate profile form as part of the online process.

About Eastern Washington University

Eastern is co-located on two campuses, Spokane (home of our College of Health Science and Public Health and College of Business & Public Administration) in addition to our main campus in Cheney (20 minutes from Riverpoint), as well as additional teaching/learning centers located in other cities throughout Washington State. The Cheney-Spokane area is the heart of the Inland Northwest, with excellent restaurants, theater, shopping, skiing, hiking, lakes, a choice of living in a medium-sized city or a small town, and high quality schools and housing. Enrollment has reached over 10,000 students.

Eastern Washington University is committed to increasing the diversity of its faculty, staff, students, and academic program offerings and to strengthening sensitivity to diversity throughout the institution. Eastern Washington University is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, and applications from members of historically underrepresented groups are especially encouraged.

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate(s) are required to pass a background check prior to beginning employment and show proof of eligibility to work in the U.S. pursuant to U.S. immigration laws.

Required Qualifications:
  1. Must be able to obtain a WA state dental license by time of hire.
  2. Must have current DEA number
  3. Must be able to pass WA state background check
  4. Maintain BLS certificate
  5. Visual acuity to be able to distinguish color differences
  6. Dexterity for preparation and removal of decay
  7. Two year's experience in clinical dentistry
  8. Demonstrated interest, ability and/or experience promoting cultural competency, universal accessibility and/or diversity.
Preferred Qualifications:

Preference may be given to candidates who offer one or more of the following:

  1. Supervised dental hygiene students in restorative
  2. Evidence of educational methodology courses attended



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Posted: 2020-04-23 Expires: 2020-05-24

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