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Assistant or Associate Professor in Orofacial Pain

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Assistant or Associate Professor in Orofacial Pain
Requisition Number FE02541
Working Title
Work Location Lexington, KY
Type of Position Faculty
Position Time Status Full-Time
Tenure Track Status Tenure Track
Required Education

DMD, DDS or equivalent and successful completion of a two (2) year CODA accredited orofacial pain program.

Required Related Experience

1 Year

Required License/Registration/Certification

Board Eligible or Board Certified in Orofacial Pain and eligibility for dental licensure in Kentucky.

Job Summary

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a tenure track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Oral Health Science in the Division of Orofacial Pain.

This orofacial pain faculty member will participate in the academic, research and service programs of the Division of Orofacial Pain within the Department of Oral Health Science and help strengthen both the pre-doctoral and post-doctoral programs in orofacial pain. This individual will work with other faculty and staff in the Division to strengthen the educational, service and research programs for the Division, consistent with the University’s goals. Job responsibilities include, teaching, providing post-doctoral education, mentoring, providing clinical care, supervising residents’ clinical care, collaboration, administration, scholarship & research, and professional development.

This position requires a dental degree (DMD or DDS) or equivalent credentials acquired from a non-CODA accredited institution and successful completion of a two year CODA accredited orofacial pain program. The candidate must be either board certified or board eligible in orofacial pain and be eligible for dental licensure in the State of Kentucky. An advanced degree, such as a MS degree, is strongly preferred.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. Isabel Moreno-Hay, Division Chief of Orofacial Pain at imo226@uky.edu.

Interested applicants should submit an application along with:
• Letter of interest
• Curriculum vitae
• Names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Teaching, Mentoring, Clinical Care, Collaboration, Administration, Supervision, Scholarship, Research

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? Yes
Preferred Education/Experience

An advanced degree in Orofacial Pain, such as a MS degree, is strongly preferred.

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.


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Posted: 2021-02-08 Expires: 2021-03-10

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