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Asheville, NC, United States
18 days ago
Asheville, North Carolina, United States
18 days ago



Mountain Area Health Education Center (MAHEC) and UNC Adams School of Dentistry seeks a full time faculty member for its Dental Residency program and Adams Rural Scholars Programs in Asheville, NC. Dental Faculty will join our innovative, growing team to provide excellent, evidence-based, efficient interprofessional patient care services, as well as resident and student teaching, mentoring, curriculum planning and effective supervision. You will work in state of the art clinics with collaborative and engaged colleagues across the healthcare spectrum.


  • Works hand-in-hand with resident dentists and dental students in the Dental Health Center and other MAHEC dentistry locations including hospital;
  • Provides teaching and oversight of resident and student care of patients;
  • Examines patients with resident dentists and student dentists as requested and in compliance with resident training standards and payor contracts;
  • Completes documentation as needed;
  • Is available to consult with hygienists, dental assistants, and business office staff;
  • Completes worklists and documentation tasks falling to regular Faculty Dentists.
  • Reviews and signs off on resident/student notes in a timely manner and in alignment with MAHEC policies and procedures
  • Assists in treatment planning and procedures;
  • Serves as second ED/hospital call and provides occasional dental care in the operating room setting;
  • Participates in the vision and leadership of the program.

This role description is a general description of the essential job functions.  It is not intended to describe all the duties that a Dental Faculty position may perform.


Proficiency in word processing required.  Experience with or ability to utilize electronic medical record applications including but not limited to Dentrix Enterprise, MiPacs, etc.


  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret regional/community-based data and/or needs assessments, professional journals and/or business periodicals, legal, and accreditation documents and regulations related to responsibilities.
  • Ability to provide written and verbal reports, business correspondence, and other documents related to responsibilities.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with others.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.


  • This individual will be appointed as Faculty to the UNC Adams School of Dentistry.
  • This position has authorized access to written and electronic medical records of patients of the Dental Health Center and any affiliate partners of MAHEC Dental Health Center as required to fulfill responsibilities.
  • This position is not authorized for access to written and electronic medical records of family members, friends, and coworkers for whom the position does not have direct patient care responsibility.
  • Ability to multi-task, pay attention to detail, and maintain organization in a fast paced and changing environment required.
  • Ability to maintain high degree of motivation and successfully work with sometimes ambiguous guidelines required. 
  • Must demonstrate excellent problem solving, judgment, and decision-making skills, and a working knowledge of general human resource principles. 


Reports directly to the Department Chair of the Division of Dentistry.

MAHEC Talent Management is located at 121 Hendersonville Road, Asheville, NC 28803. Equal Opportunity Employer. Black, Indigenous, People of Color and Spanish/English bilingual persons are strongly encouraged to apply.

MAHEC is a certified Living Wage employer through Just Economics of Western North Carolina.  We offer excellent benefits and are committed to creating a diverse, inclusive, and equitable workplace



  • Experience in General Dentistry patient care training and skills
  • Experience in GPR residency programs
  • Experience in Student teaching programs
  • Prefer interest and experience in dental resident & student teaching


  • Teaching/Instructors Licensure in Dentistry in North Carolina

Position Information

  • Job ID: 58536916
  • Location:
    Asheville, North Carolina, United States
    Asheville, North Carolina, United States
  • Position Title: Dental Faculty
  • Company Name: MAHEC
  • Position Type: Dentist  
  • Job Type: Full-time 
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: DDS
  • Min Experience: 0-1 Year
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
  • Salary: $155,000.00 - $170,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

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