Instructor must have current CDA (Certified Dental Assistant), Oregon Radiology Proficiency, Oregon EFDA and Sealant Certificates; Bachelor's Degree required; Clinical Experience of 5 years in a FT position either as a general chair-side assistant or as a dental assisting instructor. A dental hygiene license or dentist license could substitute for the dental assisting certificates.
For DA courses in which Related Instruction is embedded, instructor must have
- Evidence of recent continuing education in the areas of
- team buidling and/or dential practice management skills (Human Relations and Communication)
- dental materials mainpulation and fabrication of impressions, temporary crowns, and study casts (Computation) and
- Experience in curriculum design, teaching or training (Human Relations)
Approved December 2015