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Employment Opportunities - Staff

Listed below are the job opportunities available in the College of Dentistry at this time. All listed positions will comply with University regulations regarding Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employment before hiring.  

Learn more and/or apply at the Jobs@UIowa website - https://jobs.uiowa.edu/jobSearch/index.php.  Use the Search feature and enter the desired Requisition number as listed below.


80% Dental Assistant II – Periodontics – Req #018463

Assist and work with dentists, graduate students, and dental students within the Periodontics clinic. Duties include chair side dental assisting (including surgical procedures), clinical unit setup and cleanup, assisting and interacting with patients, charting patient records into electronic records system, develop radiographs, and assist with the clinical supplies inventory.  Requires:  Current certificate of registration to practice as a dental assistant issued by the Iowa Board of Dental Examiners; current Iowa certificate of proficiency in dental radiography; and successful c0mpletion of an ADAA Dental Assistance program or two years of chairside dental assistant experience assisting in four-handed method of dentistry.  Desirable:  periodontal experience; surgical implant experience; and experience with elderly and medically compromised patients.   For more information and to apply, go to:  http://jobs.uiowa.edu, reference Req #018463.    On Extended Advertising


100% Dental Assistant II – Clinic Administration – Req #018766

Assist and work with dentists, dental students and dental hygienists. Interacting with patients, assisting with the management of patients, training dental students in operation of the clinic, developing radiographs, and chair-side dental assisting. Will assist multiple providers.  Requires:  Current certificate of registration to practice as a dental assistant issued by the Iowa Board of Dental Examiners; current Iowa certificate of proficiency in dental radiography; and successful c0mpletion of an ADAA Dental Assistance program or two years of chairside dental assistant experience assisting in four-handed method of dentistry.  Desirable:  Experience working with a general dentist; ability to communicate effectively with others; and experience working with electronic health records.  For more information and to apply, go to:  http://jobs.uiowa.edu, reference Req #018766On Extended Advertising.


The University of Iowa is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment free from discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, national origin, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, religion, associational preference, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or status as a protected veteran.