Academic and Faculty

Dental Hygiene

School of Health Sciences 



Full-time, 10-month position beginning in August 1, 2015, with an opportunity for summer teaching load.  Applicants should have the following minimum credentials: Master’s degree in dental hygiene or related discipline preferred, Missouri dental hygiene license (or eligibility for), minimum five years clinical practice experience and prior teaching experience preferred.  Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. 

Review of applications will begin April 20, 2015, and continue until position is filled. 

Applicants should submit a detailed letter of application, curriculum vitae (with the names, addresses, email addresses and phone numbers of three references), and copies of undergraduate and graduate transcripts. (Official transcripts are required 45 days after contract is issued).  Employment will require a background check. Please email documents to and indicate the position title in the subject line. For more information about the department, see the University website at

MSSU is an EOE employer with a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff.  Candidates must be lawfully authorized to work in the United States. E-Verify participating employer.





Applicants for employment may visit to view the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy that details MSSU policies and statistics about campus crime. A paper copy of this information is available upon request to the University Police Department at 417-626-2222.