Assistant or Associate Professor in Orofacial Pain

Kentucky, United States
Salary Not specified
Feb 22, 2021
Employment Level
Tenured/Tenured Track
Employment Type
Full Time

Assistant or Associate Professor in Orofacial Pain

University of Kentucky, College of Dentistry

The University of Kentucky College of Dentistry is seeking applications for a tenure-track position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Oral Health Science in the Division of Orofacial Pain.

This orofacial pain faculty member will participate in the academic, research and service programs of the Division of Orofacial Pain within the Department of Oral Health Science and help strengthen both the pre-doctoral and post-doctoral programs in orofacial pain. This individual will work with other faculty and staff in the Division to strengthen the educational, service and research programs for the Division, consistent with the University’s goals. Job responsibilities include, teaching, providing post-doctoral education, mentoring, providing clinical care, supervising residents’ clinical care, collaboration, administration, scholarship & research, and professional development.

This position requires a dental degree (DMD or DDS) or equivalent credentials acquired from a non-CODA accredited institution and successful completion of a two year CODA accredited orofacial pain program. The candidate must be either board certified or board eligible in orofacial pain and be eligible for dental licensure in the State of Kentucky. An advanced degree, such as a MS degree, is strongly preferred.

Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Inquiries regarding the position may be submitted via email to Dr. Isabel Moreno-Hay, Division Chief of Orofacial Pain at

Interested applicants should submit an application along with:

  • Letter of interest
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Names and contact information for three references when prompted in the application

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. To apply, or for more information, please visit the UK Jobs site here:

The University of Kentucky is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applications from veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, African Americans, and all minorities.