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### Position Information
**Position/Rank** Assistant Professor \\(Clinical\\)
**Department** 01478 \\- SOD \\- EDUCATION
**Track** Non Tenure Track
**New Position to Begin** January 1, 2017 of sooner if possible
Assistant Professor in the Clinical Track, School of Dentistry
Program for Academic Career Development in Community Service Settings
with Student Loan Repayment
\\(Funded by the Health Resources and Services Administration \\(HRSA\\) of the US Department of Health and Human Services \\(HHS\\) and the University of Utah School of Dentistry\\)
The University of Utah School of Dentistry seeks expressions of interest and applications from individuals who wish to develop clinical and academic career capabilities in dental clinical and primary care community service settings in the interests of public health while also holding appointment as full\\-time Clinical Assistant Professor in the School\\.
Selected individuals will participate with the School of Dentistry in meeting the objectives ofHRSAGrant No\\. T93HP30398 to \\(a\\) provide dental care in diverse, community\\-based primary care settings, \\(b\\) develop cooperative dental care management strategies, leverage integrated patient health records to assess and study patient outcomes, and \\(d\\) participate in the School s faculty development program in primary care and develop modules to train other faculty members, residents ,and students\\.
For the first five years of their appointment and support under the program, selected individuals will provide clinical dental care in community settings associated with the School for one half of their working time \\(\\.50FTE\\)\\. For the other \\.50FTEduring those years they will undertake guided activities designed to develop their academic capabilities as clinical teachers and scholars, under the conditions of the Health Resources and Services Administration \\(HRSA\\) grant referenced above\\.
The School will, in addition to paying full\\-time salaries and benefits to the individuals selected into the program, repay student loan debts of each individual selected up to a maximum of $241,000 over a five\\-year period\\. As determined by theHRSAgrant, 10% of the loan amount will be re\\-payed upon completion of the first year of service, 15% upon completion of the second, 20% upon completion of the third, 25% upon completion of the fourth and 30% upon completion of the fifth\\.
Individuals who already hold appointment at Clinical Assistant Professor rank within the School are eligible for consideration for program support, as are individuals who do not yet hold such positions\\. Loan repayment will commence one year after selection into the program and upon completion of the first year of the program, if already holding appointment; or one year after appointment as Assistant Professor concurrent with selection into the program, and upon completion of the first year of the program, if not already holding appointment\\.
Individuals selected into the program will be required to be licensed to practice dentistry within the State of Utah\\. Post\\-graduate experience in a general practice residency or in a pediatric dentistry or geriatrics residency will be desirable but not required\\.
Candidates should submit a current curriculum vitae, a cover letter that summarizes teaching, clinical and scholarly experiences, and the names of three referees\\. This position is Open Until Filled \\. All applications must be submitted online at:

Inquires may be directed to:
Dr\\. Wyatt R\\. Hume, Dean
School of Dentistry
**EEO/Diversity Information**
_The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status\\. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply\\. Veterans preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law\\. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities\\. To inquire about the University s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S\\. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, \\(801\\) 581\\-8365\\._
_The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students\\._
The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems \\( URS \\)\\. To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit\\-eligible position\\. Employees with priorURSservice may elect to enroll in theURSwithin 30 days of hire\\. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit\\-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSmust notify the Benefits Department upon hire\\. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at \\(801\\)366\\-7770 or \\(800\\)695\\-4877 or the University s Benefits Department at \\(801\\)581\\-7447 for information\\.
This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations\\.
**Special Instructions for Candidates**
Inquires may be directed to:
Dr\\. Wyatt R\\. Hume, Dean
School of Dentistry
For more information about the University of Utah Health Sciences Center, School of Dentistry, and life in Salt Lake City:

**Open Date** 09/19/2016
**Close Date**
**Open Until Filled** Yes
**Requisition Number** PRN01570F
**Type** Faculty
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