Academic and Faculty

Dental Hygiene -- CLOSED

School of Health Sciences 

Missouri Southern State University Department of Dental Hygiene is seeking applicants for a full-time 10-month faculty position in Rolla, Missouri, to begin teaching January 2, 2015.  Applicants should have the following minimum credentials: Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene with Master’s 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.  Review of applications will begin November 7, 2014, 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 to Put “Dental Hygiene Faculty” in the subject line.  Official transcripts are required 45 days after contract is issued. Employment will require a background check. For more information about the department, see the University web site 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.




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