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Civil Service Positions

DENTAL ASSISTANT II- Bilingual (English/Spanish)- MULTIPLE POSITIONS
Job ID: 76050 Close Date: March 23, 2017

The Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeking multiple bilingual full-time, reliable, enthusiastic, self starting Dental Assistants II who enjoy working in a diverse, clinical/teaching environment. The Dental Assistant will provide advanced assistance to faculty, residents, and dental students in rendering services in the clinics of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and the UI Hospital Operating Room. Duties include receiving and preparing patients for dental treatment; assist faculty, residents, and dental students at chair-side in pediatric dental procedures; sterilize and arrange instruments, materials, and equipment for use by the faculty, residents, and dental students; assist with communication and dental education of patients and parents or guardians; and maintain records of patients’ appointments, examinations, and treatments. Satisfactory performance of these tasks requires the ability to effectively communicate (oral and written) in both English and Spanish. 

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DENTAL ASSISTANT II
Job ID: 76052 Close Date: March 23, 2017

The Department of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago seeking a full-time, reliable, enthusiastic, self starting Dental Assistant II who enjoys working in a diverse, clinical/teaching environment. The Dental Assistant will provide advanced assistance to faculty, residents, and dental students in rendering services in the clinics of the Department of Pediatric Dentistry and the UI Hospital Operating Room. Duties include receiving and preparing patients for dental treatment; assist faculty, residents, and dental students at chair-side in pediatric dental procedures; sterilize and arrange instruments, materials, and equipment for use by the faculty, residents, and dental students; assist with communication and dental education of patients and parents or guardians; and maintain records of patients’ appointments, examinations, and treatments.

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DENTAL XRAY TECHNICIAN II - BILINGUAL (ENGLISH/SPANISH)
Job ID: 75972 Close Date: March 21, 2017

The Department of Oral Medicine and Diagnostic Sciences (OMDS) in the UIC College of Dentistry is seeking a full-time Dental X-Ray Technician II who enjoys working in a diverse teaching environment. This position supports the Radiology Clinic, which provides patient care, teaching, and digital imaging services within the College of Dentistry. It is a component to the dental student rotations in order to learn best practices for taking clear and concise images.  This position also works closely with residents of the College.  As student size increases, this will be an important part of increasing the team to complete ordered images in a timely manner and ensure smooth patient care and teaching schedules. Satisfactory performance of all tasks requires the ability to effectively communicate (oral and written) in both English and Spanish.

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CENTRAL STERILE SUPPLY TECHNICIAN
Job ID: 67656 Close Date: January 6, 2017

The Office for Clinical Affairs in the College of Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking two Central Sterile Supply Technicians to perform all duties associated with the sterilization process and dispensing of dental instruments. The ideal candidate will have experience with dental sterilization processes and be proficient in operating and maintaining sterilization equipment. The candidate will also have the ability to adapt to a fast pace environment, have an agreeable temperament and enjoy working in a diverse clinical teaching environment with a commitment to excellence. 

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Grants and Contract Associate, Department of Administration
Job ID: 72868 Close Date: January 6, 2017

The Office of Research in the College of Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking a Grants and Contracts Associate who will be responsible for day to day management of grant post-award expenditure tracking and reporting activities of several departments within the College of Dentistry.  The position is responsible for performing a range of financial and administrative tasks including establishment of reporting & tracking procedures for grant expenditures, prepare and provide reports & forms to Grants and Contracts on grant payments and close-outs, troubleshoot grant funding issues and assure grant expenditures are in compliance with federal granting agency’s guidelines and general accounting principles. Incumbent will monitor personal expenditures for appointment processing for employees funded by grants and must have solid reporting skills and analytical analyses background.

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Faculty Positions

Open Rank Faculty (Tenured/Tenure Track)
Division of Prevention and Public Health Sciences, Department of Pediatric Dentistry

Job ID: 74516 Close Date: January 31, 2017- SEARCH EXTENDED- June 21, 2017

The Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Division of Prevention and Public Health Sciences in the College of Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking candidates for a full-time twelve-month in the tenured/tenure-track track faculty position at all levels to participate in managing the predoctoral community-based service-learning curriculum.  The Division of Prevention and Public Health Sciences purpose is to raise the students’ knowledge and sensitivity to the oral health needs of the underserved in the state of Illinois and elsewhere and to acquaint students with the social, cultural, community, economic, health service system and political issues involved in meeting those needs. 

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Clinical Assistant/ Associate Professor- Non-Tenure Track
Department of Restorative Dentistry

Job ID 65103 Close Date: October 1, 2016​- SEARCH EXTENDED- March 2017

The Department of Restorative Dentistry at the University of Illinois at Chicago under the leadership of Stephen Campbell, DDS, MMSc, seeks applicants for two full-time non-tenure Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor level positions. Responsibilities include preclinical and clinical instruction in all aspects of the restorative sciences. Qualifications include a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS)/Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) or its equivalent. Prior teaching experience and advanced clinical training is desirable, but not required (board eligibility/certification is desirable where appropriate). Currently hold or be eligible for dental licenses in Illinois and a strong commitment to interdisciplinary care and willingness to engage other academic departments. Preferred qualifications include Diplomat status in the American Board of Prosthodontics, demonstrated experience in teaching, mentoring, research, and service, demonstrated ability to mentor students, experience with peer-reviewed publishing, strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated experience in fostering collaborative relationship between disciplines.

 

Clinical Instructor/ Assistant Professor- Part-Time
Department of Restorative Dentistry & Office for Clinical Affairs

Job ID: 75679 Close Date: March 6, 2017

The Department of Restorative Dentistry and the Office for Clinical Affairs at the University of Illinois at Chicago are seeking qualified candidates for several part-time, non-tenured faculty positions at the rank of Clinical Instructor/Assistant Professors up to three days a week (60% FTE). Responsibilities will include preclinical and clinical instruction in all aspects of general dentistry for the Pre-doctoral educational program.  Qualifications include a DDS/DMD or equivalent. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in Illinois and possess a strong commitment to interdisciplinary care and willingness to engage other academic departments. Prior teaching experience or advanced clinical training and board eligibility/certification is desirable, but not required.

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Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor - INTERNAL SEARCH ONLY
Department of Endodontics

Job ID: 75738 Close Date: March 27, 2017

The University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Endodontics in the College of Dentistry is seeking a qualified candidate for a part-time (60%), 12-month non-tenured position as a Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor.  Responsibilities include postgraduate and predoctoral clinical and didactic teaching, as well as potential research mentorship. Qualifications include a DDS/DMD, certificate of completion from a CODA approved Advanced Specialty Education Program in Endodontics, must be American Board of Endodontics eligible or certified, and licensed in Illinois to practice dentistry or ability to obtain a limited teaching license.

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Open Rank (Non-Tenure), Department of Periodontics

Job ID 66376 Close Date: March 1, 2017

 

The Department of Periodontics in the College of Dentistry at University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking a qualified candidates for full-time non-tenure track clinical faculty position at all levels. The department seeks individuals with a strong commitment to interdisciplinary care and willingness to engage other academic departments such as Restorative Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics, Endodontics, etc.  The Department has a history of strong interaction with Public Health thus the ideal candidate should be able to work well within that environment.  Responsibilities will include resident, clinical and didactic instruction in the pre-doctoral program including non-surgical and surgical periodontal therapy. It will also include professional service, scholarly activity and participation in intramural or extramural practice. Qualifications include an accredited DDS/DMD degree or equivalent, completion of an accredited specialty program in Periodontics by the hire date, eligible for licensure in Illinois, advanced training and experience in all areas of periodontology and implantology including site development and a strong commitment to interdisciplinary care and willingness to engage other academic programs.

 

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The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. 
Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

To Apply

To apply for career opportunities in the College of Dentistry, send your CV/Resume to:

UIC College of Dentistry
Human Resources Department (MC 621)
801 South Paulina Street 
Chicago, IL 60612
denthr@uic.edu

UIC is an AA / EOE

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