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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:  https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/.  Use the Search feature and enter the desired Requisition number as listed below or follow the link provided.


100% Instructional Resource Associate-Dental Lab – Prosthodontics – Req #19002733

To support prosthodontic residents and faculty with the fixed and implant related laboratory aspects of their patient care.  Provide prosthodontic residents/students with instruction in fixed and implant prosthodontic technologies in the laboratory, clinic, and classroom.  Requires:  Bachelor’s degree in Dental Technology or equivalent combination of relevant education and experience; Certification as a dental technician in fixed prosthodontics; and 3 - 5 years’ experience fabricating fixed and implant-supported prostheses including but not limited to - digital design in 3Shape and/or Exocad, full-mouth rehabilitation, porcelain and esthetics, all-ceramic restorations and porcelain veneers, single- and multiple-unit implant prostheses, precision attachments, and surveyed crowns.  Desirable:  Knowledge of and/or experience with milling dental restorations.   Salary:  $66,683 to commensurate.  Salary set based on qualifications and experience.  For further information and to apply, please visit:  https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/instructional-resource-associate-dental-lab-3428.   On Extended Advertising.


100% Dental Assistant II – Pediatric Dentistry – Req #19003889

Under general or direct supervision, per Iowa Dental Board rules, performs chairside duties in assistance and carries out all functions which a dental assistant is legally certified to perform as delegated by the student or faculty dentist.  Performs responsibilities in an environment that includes faculty, grad and dental students.  Employee will rotate through Pediatric Dentistry clinics in the College of Dentistry, Center for Disabilities and Development, UIHC and outreach clinics.  An advanced starting salary may be possible based on exceptional qualifications.  Applicants must have the following by time of appointment:  Successful completion of ADAA-accredited dental assistant program or 24 full-time months chairside dental assisting experience in four-handed dental practice; Iowa certificate of dental assistant registration, and State of Iowa radiology certification.  HIGHLY Desirable:  Prefer experience w/children; and Prefer fluency in Spanish.  Desirable:  Prefer knowledge of dental assisting skills; Prefer Orthodontic experience; Prefer good communication skills and ability to communicate concepts; and Prefer Certified Dental Assistant.   For further information and to apply, please visit:  https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/dental-assistant-ii-4735.   On Extended Advertising.


100% Support Services Specialist – Dental Patient Business Office-Ortho – Req #19004053

Search internal to University of Iowa only.  Position restricted to applicants who are current permanent University of Iowa, College of Dentistry staff.  Has key responsibility for accounts receivable management in College of Dentistry’s Orthodontic Department including faculty practice.  Facilitates and coordinates selection and assignment of patients to Orthodontic Dental House Staff/Residents/graduate students.   Requires:  Bachelor’s degree or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience; and 6 months – 1 year relevant experience in a medical/dental business office with financial counseling, claim processing/adjudication experience and strong customer service skills including the following skillsets - RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT – Working Experience, and KNOWLEDGE OF HEALTH AND/OR DENTAL CLAIMS – Basic Experience.  HIGHLY Desirable:  Experience with electronic health record/patient accounting system; and Experience in a dental practice.  For further information and to apply, please visit:  https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/support-services-specialist-ortho-dental-patient-business-office-4945.  Advertising:  09/09/2019 – 09/24/2019.


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.