Clinical Instructor

LSUHSC SCHOOL OF DENTISTRY   New Oleans, LA   Full-time     Education
Posted on November 20, 2021
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Louisiana State University Health New Orleans is seeking an 80%, period of appointment faculty member to teach in the Dental Hygiene program. The program offers a baccalaureate degree in Dental Hygiene. This position includes didactic, laboratory, pre-clinical, and clinical instruction to dental hygiene students and possibly all LSU Health disciplines. This position may also involve travel to local outreach locations for public health rotations. Candidates must participate in program, department and school activities and development of course objectives and curriculum consistent with outcomes and expectations of the program. They will conduct all aspects of classroom teaching using appropriate learner-centered instructional methods; Provide evaluation methods appropriate to stated outcomes; Evaluate student learning in a fair manner, post and maintain office hours; Maintain accurate records of evaluation and course work including attendance; Submit grades as required and on time; Revise/update courses regularly, Calibrate with other faculty for consistent grading in clinical and lab settings. Advise students and participate in service. Must have a Bachelor’s degree and be a Registered Dental Hygienist in good standing. Must be a Registered Dental Hygienist in good standing. At least 3 days or more in practice. Demonstrate evidence of progress towards a Master's Degree. Possession of or eligibility for a dental hygiene license in Louisiana; Possession of or eligibility for local anesthesia and nitrous oxide certification in Louisiana; Possession of a valid driver’s license. 

LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.