This position is under the supervision of the Director of the Russell Street Clinic. The duties of this position are in support of the missions, goals and objects of OHSU and the School of Dentistry and include: Participation in the education of residents and dental students, establishment and maintenance of a program of specific and general scholarly activity. Specific responsibilities will focus on clinical and didactic teaching at the graduate and predoctoral level, participating in dental research (including clinical research), participating in strategic planning activities, delivering continuing dental education, and providing direct patient care.
The general pattern of working hours corresponds with scheduled clinic hours, Monday \u2013 Friday, 8am \u2013 5pm. Deviations from this pattern may be necessary at times.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm