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Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Periodontology

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor of Periodontology
Requisition Number FE01184
Working Title
Department Name 7A850:DENTISTRY ORAL HEALTH PRACTICE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Tenure Track
Required Education

DMD/DDS from a Commission on Dental Accreditation program or equivalent

Required Related Experience

Certificate in Periodontology from an institution accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation

Required License/Registration/Certification

Eligible to take the written and oral examination of the American Board of Periodontology

Eligible for an unrestricted or faculty-limited Kentucky Dental License.

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a full-time, tenure-track position in the Division of Periodontology, Department of Oral Health Practice.

Responsibilities include providing didactic and clinical instruction, supervision, and course directorship in the pre-doctoral DMD and post-doctoral Periodontics programs; participate in inter-disciplinary graduate level seminars; participate in the development implementation, and evaluation of education programs in the Division of Periodontics; engage in research and scholarship, and provide high quality periodontal treatment for patient in the Faculty Practice.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. Mohanad Al-Sabbagh, Division Chief of Periodontics at malsa2@email.uky.edu. Please note that, to be considered an applicant for this position, you must submit an application via UK’s online employment system. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Interested applicants should submit a UK Online Application. In addition, please include:
-Letter of interest
-Curriculum vitae
-Names and contact information of three references (upload under Specific Request 1)

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Deadline to Apply
Open Until Filled Yes
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's Online Employment System?
    • The Chronicle of Higher Education
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • Academic Keys
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • Indeed.com
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vita
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Specific Request 1
Optional Documents