Visiting Assistant Professor
Dental Hygiene
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Starting Date
Fall 2022 
Closing Date

Position: Midwestern State University seeks a Visiting Assistant Professor of Dental Hygiene for the AY year 2022-2023. Start date will be Fall 2022. Responsibilities include teaching a twelve-hour load each long-term semester unless otherwise prescribed; prepares and administers tests; works with Deans and Program Chairs in developing curricula; meets with and counsels individual students through required office hours; conducts research or creative activity in appropriate disciplinary fields. And serves on University councils and committees as assigned. Qualifications / Experience: Must have a demonstrated competence in the field. Must be familiar with classroom protocol and testing and grading techniques, and, if applicable, know the safety standards and procedures for the use of any equipment, materials, or supplies used for instructional or research purposes. Knowledge in the use of personal computers and commonly used office software programs is strongly desired.


Master’s degree in Dental Hygiene, Public Health, or an adult education/counseling area. A valid Texas Dental Hygiene license, at least five years of clinical Dental Hygiene practice, and two years of teaching experience in a Dental Hygiene Program.


As represented in MSU Texas’ Diversity Equity and Inclusion (DEI) Strategic Plan, the university holds that a strong institutional environment of diversity, equity, and inclusion fuels scholarship, respect, innovation, and social justice – all values of our core liberal arts principles and identity. The successful candidate will be expected to participate and support the values of the institutional DEI Strategic plan.

This position is designated as security sensitive and requires the finalist to complete a criminal background check.

Application Procedure: Please send cover letter, current CV, unofficial transcripts, and 3 references to: Jill Young, Interim Chair, Midwestern State University, 3410 Taft Blvd, Department of Dental Hygiene, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308.

Please send information to the contact listed below.

Contact Information
Mailing Address
Jill Young, Interim Chair / Assistant Professor
MSU Texas
Dental Hygiene
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
University Information
University Information
MSU Texas
3410 Taft Blvd.
Wichita Falls, TX 76308-2099
About MSU

Midwestern State University, a Texas public university with nearly 5,900 students, is a proud member of the Texas Tech University System. MSU Texas is centrally located between Dallas and Oklahoma City in Wichita Falls (population 103,000). MSU is a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges (COPLAC) and is committed to excellence in teaching.

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