This position will provide both educational and administrative support for the Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology Section in the Department of General Dentistry ECU School of Dental Medicine. In particular this position will provide educational instruction for the predoctoral dental program in both preclinical and clinical environments. In addition to instruction this position will assist in the maintenance of various administrative duties pertaining to the section's standard operating procedures and reporting.
This position will be responsible but not limited to the following:
Operation of digital intraoral and extraoral dental imaging equipment including Cone Beam Computed Tomography (CBCT) technology.
Assist with calibrations and inspections of radiation generating equipment.
Develop and maintain infection control practices for radiographic imaging of patients in the clinical environment.
Maintain inventory of all imaging equipment in Ross Hall
Develop and maintain inventory of preclinical laboratory supplies
Maintain dosimeter monitoring badges and reports
Maintain training records for the school's Radiation Safety Program
Provide new staff, resident and faculty orientation in the use of imaging equipment, image acquisition, radiation safety, quality assurance and infection control for imaging equipment
Provide preclinical and clinical orientation to students
Supervise and assess students' clinical performance in image acquisition, radiation safety and image quality assurance.
Generate data in the preparation for radiologic research
Interact with vendors to evaluate new supplies and radiographic equipment
Assist with the recruitment of imaging staff
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High school diploma or equivalency and two years of experience in medical diagnostics; or equivalent combination of training and experience.
Full time or Part time: Full Time
Position Location (city): Greenville
Position Number: 400187
Organizational Unit Overview:
The Division of Health Sciences is the largest and most complex division within the University, employing more than 900 EHRA employees and 1,700 SHRA employees. The Division is composed of numerous Centers, Institutes, and agencies such as East Carolina Heart Institute and Eastern Area Health Education Center, the Colleges of Allied Health Sciences, Nursing, the Brody School of Medicine, the School of Dental Medicine, and the Laupus Health Science Library. In addition to the Academic and Administrative responsibilities of the division, the four professional schools provide clinical services throughout eastern North Carolina in a variety of settings and venues.
The School of Dental Medicine is composed of ten administrative offices and four academic departments. The Administrative units include the Offices of the Dean, Vice Dean, Associate Dean for Student Affairs, Associate Dean for Research, Innovation and Discovery, Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Assistant Dean for Extramural Clinical Practices, Assistant Dean for Dental Education and Informatics, Assistant Dean for Educational Support and Faculty Development, Assistant Dean for Academic Success and the Executive Director for Business and Financial Affairs. The four academic departments are Surgical Sciences, Pediatric Dentistry and Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics, General Dentistry and Foundational Sciences and Research.
Included in the mission of the School of Dental Medicine is to educate dental care providers (both dental students and dental residents) and to address the oral health care needs of the underserved population of North Carolina. The School of Dental Medicine meets these missions by operating dental clinics that provide both educational experiences for the dental students and residents and provides dental care to the residents of North Carolina. These clinics occur in both Ross Hall in Greenville, North Carolina, as well as Community Service Learning Centers located throughout North Carolina. In order to operate these clinics, appropriate dental auxiliaries and clinical staff are needed.
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