Visiting Assistant Professor of Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) – Program Director



Job description

The University of Cincinnati Blue Ash College invites applications for a Visiting Assistant Professor of Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) Director Position for the Dental Hygiene Department. UC Blue Ash College is the largest regional college in Ohio offering primarily associate degrees, with an enrollment of approximately 5,100 students.

Faculty responsibilities include: EFDA course development, recruitment, staffing, selective admission, and program management. Additional responsibilities include didactic teaching of all EFDA courses, pre-clinical teaching of EFDA pre-clinical laboratory courses, clinical supervision of students and EFDA instructors. Other duties include clinical teaching in the dental hygiene clinical and/or lab settings. This position requires proficiency in English; the ability to effectively perform EFDA and dental hygiene duties.

Minimum Qualifications: This position requires a Master’s Degree in dental hygiene or health related field; an Ohio Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary Certificate; Ohio dental hygiene license or eligibility for Ohio license; and local anesthesia certificate in Ohio. Candidates must have documented one year of clinic and/or classroom teaching experience in an EFDA program or a dental hygiene program. Candidates must have two years clinical practice experience in both EFDA and dental hygiene.

How to apply

Applicants must apply online at REQ #33043.

Applicants MUST upload the following documents to the application 1) A cover letter 2) CV/Resume, 3) Unofficial transcripts, and 4) Verification of RDH license and local anesthesia certificate. These documents may be uploaded to the ‘Additional Documents’ section of the application.

Applicants should arrange to have three letters of recommendation submitted directly from the recommenders or via dossier service to: UCBA Human Resources, Visiting Assistant Professor – Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary (EFDA) Program Director search, 9555 Plainfield Rd., Blue Ash, OH 45236 or by email to

Review of applicants will begin on October 26, 2018 but position will remain open until filled. All materials must be received by that date.



The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.

The University of Cincinnati offers students a balance of educational excellence and real-world experience. UC is a public research university with an enrollment of more than 42,000 students.