Senior Dental Technician
College of Dentistry
Proven experience as a Dental Technician with a focus on prosthetics.
Teaching experience or a willingness to undergo teacher training.
Knowledge of dental technology software and CAD/CAM systems.
Instruction and Demonstration:
Conduct practical demonstrations on various dental laboratory techniques, including the creation of crowns, bridges, dentures, and orthodontic appliances.
Instruct students in proper material selection, casting, and finishing techniques.
Contribute to the development and updating of the dental technology curriculum.
Integrate advancements in dental technology and industry best practices into the teaching materials.
Oversee and supervise students in the dental laboratory.
Provide guidance on equipment usage, safety protocols, and proper laboratory procedures.
Individual and Group Instruction:
Provide individualized instruction to students based on their skill levels and learning needs.
Facilitate group exercises and collaborative projects to enhance teamwork.
Coordinate and oversee clinical experiences, ensuring that students gain practical, real-world exposure to dental technology.
Monitor and evaluate students' performance in clinical settings.
Assessment and Evaluation:
Develop and administer assessments to evaluate students' knowledge and practical skills.
Provide constructive feedback and guidance for improvement.
Stay abreast of advancements in dental technology through ongoing professional development.
Participate in relevant workshops, conferences, and industry events.
Equipment and Materials Management:
Ensure the availability and proper maintenance of dental laboratory equipment and materials.