Colleges of the Fenway Faculty - Dental Hygiene - MCPHS University in Boston, Massachusetts
For nearly 200 years, MCPHS University, formerly known as Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, has been at the forefront of innovation in the healthcare world. We take pride in our history, yet are motivated by a curiosity about the future. That?s why we are constantly updating our state-of-the-art labs, innovating our curriculums, and adding programs to coincide with the needs of an ever-changing healthcare landscape.
Faculty and staff continue to bring their talents and skills to MCPHS University to contribute to our mission of guiding and supporting students toward successful and sustainable careers in healthcare. Whatever position an employee holds, their efforts make an important impact on the overall quality of campus life. Employees are an integral part of a community that is proud of its heritage and the accomplishments that make MCPHS University a first-class educational institution.
Responsibilities: The Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene invites applications for faculty to engage in teaching, scholarship, and service activities. Coordinate teaching in didactic, preclinical and clinical instruction at the undergraduate and graduate level. Incorporate new developments in field into teaching. Develop new learning assessment techniques, courses, programs, and teaching materials. Serve as an ambassador for the Forsyth School of Dental Hygiene through participation in service activities. Serve on university-wide, School of Health Sciences, and School-specific faculty committees. Maintain a program of scholarly productivity appropriate to academic rank. Participate in professional development activities.
Rank is commensurate with education and experience.
Additional responsibilities may be assigned by supervisor.
Qualifications: Required: A master?s degree in Dental Hygiene, Public Health or related field Current MA dental hygiene licensure or eligibility for MA licensure Hold a permit or licensure to administer local anesthesia or be eligible for a local anesthesia permit in MA A minimum of three years clinical practice experience including non-surgical periodontal therapy A minimum of two years of didactic and clinical teaching experience A background in student-centered educational methodology Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and communication skills Ability to work effectively as part of a team in a fast-paced, growth-oriented environment
Desired: A doctoral degree Experience developing and teaching traditional undergraduate and online graduate level curricula Experience mentoring graduate students in thesis research
MCPHS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including a substantial health/dental insurance subsidy, generous holiday/vacation policy, and a significant pension plan contribution. To apply, please visit www.mcphs.edu/careers. Attach a cover letter and a resume or curriculum vitae. No phone calls, please. Principals only. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University?s diversity are welcome to apply.
Date Posted: 6/18/2018