(Faculty and Major Administrative Opportunities available here)

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% Dental Assistant II – Clinic Administration – Req #19001409

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 chairside dental assisting.  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.  Desirable:  Experience working with a general dentist; Ability to communicate effectively with others; Experience working with electronic health records; and Experience working with graduate students.  For further information and to apply, please visit https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/dental-assistant-ii-clinic-administration-2014.   On Extended Advertising.


100% Dental Assistant II – Periodontics – Req #19001458

Perform chairside dental assistance to Periodontics faculty, graduate students and dental students.  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.  Desirable:  Periodontal experience; surgical dental implant experience; and experience w/elderly and medically compromised patients.  For further information and to apply, please visit https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/dental-assistant-ii-periodontics-2085.    On Extended Advertising.


100% Revenue Cycle Representative – Hospital Dentistry – Req #19001481

Make adjustments to and verify charges to patient accounts in the Hospital Dentistry Institute. To assimilate and analyze medical/dental benefit data to the resolution of a patient’s account; disseminate this information to insurance carriers, 3rd party agencies, the patient, staff and faculty.  Prepare and submit pre-authorization on the patient’s behalf to their insurance carriers.  Analyze and explain results of pre-authorization to the patient.  Collect money, apply to patient account and prepare deposits of revenue.  Manage Account receivables to maximize revenue and minimize outstanding patient balances to include entering/updating patient information and monitoring reimbursement outcomes.  Serve as a resource person to effectively communicate with patients/families and provide financial counseling.   Requires:  Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Health Administration or equivalent, or equivalent combination of education and relevant experience; and 6 months to one year directly related experience which includes a full spectrum of activities managing claims processing in a medical/dental practice to include - Data Gathering and Reporting – Basic Experience; Effective Communications – Basic Experience; and KNOWLEDGE OF MEDICAL AND DENTAL CLAIMS – Basic Experience.  Desirable:  CUSTOMER SUPPORT FUNCTION – Basic Experience; and Experience with electronic health record and electronic claims submission, ideally w/AxiUm and/or Epic.  For further information and to apply, please visit https://uiowa.referrals.selectminds.com/jobs/revenue-cycle-representative-hospital-dentistry-2113.   Advertising:  02/11/2019 – 02/26/2019.


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.