Academic and Faculty

Part-time, Clinical Dental Hygiene

School of Health Sciences 

Missouri Southern seeks a clinical dental hygiene educator beginning April 2, 2015.  Position will require applicant to teach on a Tuesday and/or Thursday from 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.  Applicants should have the following minimum qualifications: Associate degree in dental hygiene with a Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene or related field preferred.  Recent clinical experience with at least five years’ experience and licensed or eligible for licensure in Missouri is required. 

Review of applications will begin immediately 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 put the title "Part-time Clinical Dental Hygiene" in the subject line.  For more information about the department, see the University website  at

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