Clinical Assistant/Associate Rank Professor(s) of Orthodontics/Non­ Tenure


Position Title

Clinical Assistant/Associate Rank Professor(s) of Orthodontics/Non­ Tenure 


BRCHS/School of Orthodontics



Position Summary

Jacksonville University's, Brooks Rehabilitation College of Healthcare Sciences, School of Orthodontics seeks multiple faculty for part-time, nontenure track positions at the Clinical Assistant Professor, or higher level. The Advanced Graduate Studies Program focuses on Orthodontic knowledge-based education as well as evidence based patient care and research. The School of Orthodontics is housed within Jacksonville University's Health Sciences Complex facility and possesses a technologically advanced clinic with access  to 3D Imaging. In addition, the program has access to a large pool of patients with diverse needs and backgrounds and holds a regular multidisciplinary collaboration with the Craniofacial Center and the Maxillofacial Surgery Division of UF Health. 

These are full-time positions with a focus on clinical orthodontic education. Jacksonville University, School of Orthodontics promotes the translation of evidenced-based knowledge into clinical orthodontic practice. 

Essential Job Duties

This appointment at the Jacksonville University, School of Orthodontics requires the selected candidate to engage in the following activities: 

  • Supervise patient care with residents and engage in clinical teaching. 
  • Participate in daily diagnostic and clinical progress seminars. 
  • Organize and manage clinical processes to facilitate an efficient practice environment. 
  • Course instruction. 
  • Engage in independent research and submit for peer review publications. 
  • Advise several students' research projects annually and supervise completion of a thesis as assigned by the program director. 

Special Skills

  • Prior experience in etc.

Work Conditions

  • Work is normally performed in an orthodontic clinic setting and classroom environment's. 

Physical Requirements

  • Manual dexterity to efficiently operate a computer keyboard, other small business machines, orthodontic care technology and equipmentand to provide orthodontic care. 
  • Near vision sufficient to read written communications, computer display screensorthodontic care technology, and to provide orthodontic care. 
  • Adequate hearing to communicate effectively in person and by phone. 

Prerequisites Required for Position

Minimum Education Requirement

  • DDS or DMD from a CODA accredited program or its international equivalent. 

Minimum Work Experience

  • Orthodontic training from a CODA accredited program or its international equivalent. 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Clinical orthodontic practice experience. 
  • American Board of Orthodontics Certification. 
  • Florida Dental Licensure or License to practice dentistry from another state. 

Important Note

This is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and/or skills required for this position. The University reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet organizational needs.

To Apply

  • Letter of interest. 
  • Curriculum Vitae. 
  • Three current written letters of recommendation. 
  • Jacksonville University Faculty application. 
  • (http :// resources/Pages/Forms.aspx). 
  • Unofficial transcripts (official transcripts will be needed before hiring). 
  • Background Authorization Form (http:/ / www humanresources/ Pages/ Forms .aspx). 
  • Required Screening Questions (http:/ / www . Pages/ Form s.aspx). 

Documents should be sent to:

Search Committee, Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthodontics Program 
Courtney Bryan 

Office of Academic Affairs 
Jacksonville University
2800 University Blvd North 
JacksonvilleFL 32211