Assistant Professor of Education
Indiana University Bloomington
United States

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

  • At TRANSCRIPT, submit unofficial transcripts
  • At REFERENCES, submit email addresses and phone numbers for 3-6 references

Posting Details

Position Details


Title Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Education
Appointment Status Non-Tenure Track
Department IU South Bend Dental Education
Location South Bend
Position Summary
The Dwyer School of Health Sciences Division of Dental Education invites applicants for a full-time 10-month non-tenure track Clinical Assistant Professor faculty position.

This full-time position requires delivery of online and on-campus didactic, laboratory, and clinical instruction in the Dental Hygiene Program, mentoring clinical dental hygiene students, participation in interprofessional education activities, and supporting faculty calibration. Other important expectations include participation in closed loop assessment of curriculum, participation in quality assurance of clinical services, and service to the program, college, campus, or community, such as regularly attending and participating in faculty meetings and serving on relevant committees. Faculty may also be required to teach evening, weekend, off-site, and/or online courses. Successful candidates with a bachelor’s degree must begin a master’s degree program within one year of start date and complete the degree within five years.

The mission of the Division of Dental Education is to be a leader in providing high-quality education, clinical experiences, and interprofessional collaborative opportunities to undergraduate students for future roles as oral health professionals. The program is committed to excellence in the theory and practice of dental hygiene and the development of competent, socially sensitive, culturally diverse, and ethically responsible professionals.

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At IU South Bend, approximately 4,326 students, 34% self-identify within an underrepresented student group and 40% are first generation college students. All genders, underrepresented groups, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply. Candidates who have experience working with underrepresented groups are encouraged to highlight such efforts in the application

If you have a disability and need assistance with an application, special arrangements can be made to accommodate most needs by contacting Academic Affairs at: 574-520-4183.
Basic Qualifications
Required Qualifications:
    • Have or be eligible for an Indiana Dental Hygiene License
    • Have a minimum of 3 years of full-time dental hygiene clinical experience
    • Have a minimum of bachelor’s degree, master’s preferred


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Completed Master’s degree in dental hygiene
  • Previous teaching experience in a CODA accredited clinical program including didactic, clinical, and laboratory classroom management
  • Local anesthesia permit
  • Experience in dental hygiene research
  • Demonstrated success working with diverse faculty and student populations
Department Contact for Questions
Mallory Roberts at
Additional Qualifications  
Salary and Rank Competitive
Special Instructions
  • At TRANSCRIPT, submit unofficial transcripts
  • At REFERENCES, submit email addresses and phone numbers for 3-6 references
For Best Consideration Date 04/10/2024
Expected Start Date 08/01/2024
Posting/OAA # IU-100811-2024

Supplemental Questions

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  1. *How did you hear about this position?
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    • Announcement: Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Announcement: IU Bulletin for Academic Appointees
    • Announcement: Other Journal or Magazine
    • Announcement: Other Website

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Letter of Application
  3. Statement of Teaching Philosophy
  4. List Of References
  5. Transcript
Optional Documents

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