Requisition Number: FE01184


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/CertificationEligible to take the written and oral examination of the American Board of Periodontology

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

Job SummaryThe 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 DMDand 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)

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?: No

Open Until Filled

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