Dental Director, UNC Health Sciences Campus at MAHEC - Rural Health Scholars Program

Based in Asheville, NC with occasional duties at the UNC Chapel Hill campus
Salary commensurate with experience
Aug 28, 2019
Sep 27, 2019
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The University Of North Carolina Adams School Of Dentistry (ASoD) in collaboration with the Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) is seeking an experienced leader to launch the Rural Oral Health Scholars (ROHS) Program. The Dental Director at the UNC Health Sciences Campus at MAHEC will be based in Asheville, NC with occasional duties at the UNC Chapel Hill campus. The Director will provide leadership in the design and implementation of the program and serve as MAHEC’s Chair of Dentistry. The Director will work closely with the faculty at ASoD and interprofessionally with the other UNC Health Sciences faculty at MAHEC, with representation from the schools of Pharmacy, Public Health, and Medicine. The position will be expected to provide direct patient care and supervise clinical activities of General Practice Residency program and dental students.

Educational Requirements:

Candidates must have a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree or equivalent and be eligible for a State of North Carolina dental license.

Qualifications and Experience:

Preference given to those who have successfully completed a General Practice Residency Program or Advanced Education in General Dentistry program. Hospital and previous teaching experience is preferred.

Department Contact:

Lewis Lampiris, Search Committee Chair


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Equal Opportunity Employer:

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a protected veteran.