The General Dentistry Faculty in the School of Dental Medicine is responsible for teaching all forms of comprehensive general dentistry to pre-doctoral and post-doctoral students. This position will be in the Department of General Dentistry. The General Dentistry Faculty reports directly to the Division Director of Pre-Doctoral Clinical Education. The General Dentistry Department works in close cooperation with the Offices of Clinical Affairs, Extramural Clinical Practices and Dental Education and Informatics to support the School’s programs and initiatives. In addition, the department works closely with other Schools and Colleges of East Carolina University and other components of the University of North Carolina, as well as local/regional educational and clinical programs.
Specific duties include:
Instructing pre-doctoral students in the following environments: simulation laboratory, didactic (classroom / seminar), and clinic.
Instructing post-doctoral students in didactic lectures and clinical experiences in the Ross Hall clinics and Community Service Learning Centers.
Willingness and ability to cover pre and post-doctoral students delivering comprehensive care in the clinical setting in procedures as pertaining to the General Dentistry Model of the School of Dental Medicine.
Actively participating in the school’s faculty practice.
Seeking to serve on committees and boards for state/federal government agencies, professional societies, and/or within the school.
Providing coverage as needed to the Community Service Learning Centers for clinical teaching and patient care.
Actively engaging in community service with students / residents
Conducting basic or clinical research, and/or other scholarly activities, that will qualify for appropriate promotion.
Participating in emergency call.
Additional duties as assigned by the Director of Pre-Doctoral Clinical Education, Chair of General Dentistry, and the Dean of the School of Dental Medicine that are essential to division’s and school’s operations.
DDS or DMD from a Commission on Dental Accreditation (CODA) accredited institution
Advanced Education in General Dentistry Certificate or General Practice Residency Certificate or Fellowship or Masters in Operative or a Comprehensive Dentistry Residency Certificate (2yrs)
Eligibility for licensure in North Carolina
Commitment to the Mission and Vision of the School of Dental Medicine including both a community-based and a generalist model of dental education.
Commitment to conducting basic and/or clinical research, and other scholarly activities that will help qualify for appropriate promotion.
Commitment to participating in faculty practice or supporting/providing preclinical/clinical instruction as a substitute.
Commitment to voluntary community service and ability to demonstrate such service.