Professor (Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology)

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Paso

United States

July 10, 2021


Extended Job Title Professor (Oral & Maxillofacial Pathology)

Org Level 1 Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description Contributes to the university's mission through teaching, research and service, some variation by academic unit.

Requisition ID 21006BR

Optional Attachments Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions

  • Participates in course administration and instruction for the dental school curriculum
  • Develops and delivers an integrated curriculum, which blends basic science and clinical concepts, in collaboration with faculty members in other disciplines
  • Employs multiple teaching methods including case-based instruction, large and small group discussion, lecture, demonstration, simulation, team-based learning and distance education
  • Provides formative and summative assessment of dental student performance
  • Provides individual support, feedback, and advice to dental students
  • Works closely with the course and curriculum committees, fellow faculty, and key administrators to accomplish the goals and objectives of the dental school's curriculum
  • Engages in scholarship and academically-related public service
  • Engages in clinical practice of oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Adheres to institutional policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates professionalism in accordance with the Woody L. Hunt School of Dental Medicine Declaration of Faculty Professional Responsibility
  • Grant Funded? No

    Minimum Hire Rate salary commensurate with related education, experience and/or skills

    Pay Basis Monthly

    Work Location El Paso

    Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in teaching human pathology in clinically-integrated oral and maxillofacial pathology, especially for dental students
  • Experience in the use of medical/dental imaging, laboratory findings, and clinical case-based scenarios in the teaching of human oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Experience in developing/delivery of an oral and maxillofacial pathology service
  • Experience in development and delivery of an integrated dental curriculum
  • Experience with innovative teaching methods such as interactive large and small group formats, laboratory-based instruction, team-based learning, case-based learning, problem-based learning, and distance education
  • Experience with curriculum management software systems
  • Participation in national organizations or committees devoted to dental education
  • Experience in dental education scholarship
  • Experience in the development of grant proposals and the management of extramural funding
  • Emerging or established regional or national reputation for associate professor or higher rank
  • Campus HSC - El Paso

    Department Woody L. Hunt SDM Admin ELP

    Required Attachments Cover Letter, Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV, Transcript

    Job Type Full Time

    Pay Statement Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

    Job Group Assistant Professor

    Shift Day

    EEO Statement

    As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

    Required Qualifications

  • D.M.D./D.D.S. or equivalent degree
  • Successful completion of CODA-accredited training program in oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Board certification by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
  • A minimum of one year experience in teaching oral and maxillofacial pathology
  • Texas Dental Licensure or eligibility for an unrestricted Texas Dental License
  • Does this position work in a research laboratory? No

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