Job Opportunity – School of Dental Hygiene, Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Posted by on May 17, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Position: Sessional Instructor part time (August-April)

Applications are invited for the Sessional position, at the School of Dental Hygiene in the Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry, University of Manitoba, Canada. The position will be a part time (32 hours/week) sessional instructor in the School of Dental Hygiene (salary to commensurate with qualifications and experience). The position will commence August 1, 2021 with a possible renewable term.

The successful candidate will be involved in clinical and didactic teaching. Duty alignment will be based on program needs and the successful applicant’s strengths and growth within the position.

The School of Dental Hygiene offers a three-year dental hygiene diploma and a dental hygiene degree completion program and is located in the Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry at the University of Manitoba. The University places great value on interprofessional education for collaborative person-centered care with all academic health and social units participating in
joint initiatives. The University of Manitoba is recognized internationally for innovation and achievement in interprofessional education.

Applicants must have graduated from an accredited Dental Hygiene program and must be registered and in good standing with the College of Dental Hygienists of Manitoba. Experience in dental hygiene practice is required (at least 3-5 years) and didactic and clinical teaching is preferred. A bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene and or a relevant discipline is required. Those
with a master’s degree are encouraged to apply.

Only complete applications will be considered. Applications must include:

1. Cover letter
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Philosophical statement on teaching
4. Identification of 3 references

Completed application documents and informal enquiries to be directed by Friday May 28, 2021 to:

Prof. Mary Bertone, Director
School of Dental Hygiene
E-mail: mary.bertone@umanitoba.ca

Application materials, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (Manitoba). Please note that applicants’ cover letter, curriculum vitae, and philosophy statement will be provided to participating members of the search process.

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2021 MDHA Annual General Meeting & Call for Board Nominations

Posted by on May 10, 2021 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

The MDHA is pleased to remind members of the date of its 2021 Annual General meeting which will be offered virtually.  Details are as follows:


Date: Thursday, June 10th
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: Offered virtually via Zoom Webinar


Please review the following meeting documents (additional documents to come):

Registration is required!  Please click the link below to register.

Click here to Register

MDHA Board of Directors
Call for Nominations

The MDHA Board is looking to fill one vacancy for the 2021-22 year.  The Board meets approximately 8 times per year.  We are currently meeting virtually but expect at some point to go back to some in person meetings, continuing with a virtual/in person hybrid schedule.  Meetings are in the evenings, usually starting at 7pm.  

If you are interested in serving on the MDHA Board, please complete the nomination form found at the link below.  Nominations are due on June 3rd.


Click here to Access a Nomination Form

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