Career Opportunities

Please see below for currently available positions within the College of Dentistry. Postings are classified as academic professional, civil service, or faculty positions.

Civil Service

Dental Assistants II 

The College of Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking full-time, reliable, enthusiastic dental assistant II’s who enjoy working in a diverse, clinical/teaching environment.  Positions are available in the areas of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Orthodontics, Pediatric Dentistry, Periodontics, Restorative Dentistry and in our Faculty Dental Practice.  Primary responsibilities include assisting dental students/residents and faculty at chair side, sterilizing and arranging instruments, materials, and equipment for use by the student/resident or faculty member, and providing routine office responsibilities, which may include scheduling appointments, ordering supplies, answering phones and other duties as assigned.  Salary: $14.10/hour ($29,328 annually) -Non-Negotiable.  To view minimum qualifications and apply by  April 23, 2014 please click:

The University offers a comprehensive benefit package and is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer.   Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.


Dental X-Ray Technician II (Extra Help/ Temporary)

The College of Dentistry at UIC is seeking full-time, enthusiastic dental radiology technicians for a temporary assignment limited to 900 hours that enjoy working in a diverse teaching environment.


Primary responsibilities include performing pre-approved intra-oral dental and maxillofacial radiographic imaging examinations on patients of record, acquiring panoramic and skull images and evaluating the technical quality of images taken by students. Candidates should have experience acquiring, evaluating and electronically transporting digital images and a level of comfort monitoring, instructing and teaching the acquisition of intra-oral images and panoramic images on manikins and patients of record. Additional preferred qualifications include the ability to speak and write English and Spanish,functional knowledge of intra oral x-ray equipment and software and experience with infection and safety protocols. Please provide detail information on your experience and skills in your response to this advertisement.


The University offers a comprehensive benefit package. For full consideration, please send your resume, along with three references and salary history to the Office of Human Resources (address below) or email denthr (at) uic (dot) edu. Please reference job code DXT. UIC is an AA/EOE.








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To apply for any of our career opportunities in the College of Dentistry, please send your CV to:

UIC College of Dentistry
Human Resources Department (MC 621)
801 South Paulina Street
Chicago, IL 60612
UIC is an AA / EOE