dentistry lecturer




Dentistry lecturers are subject professors, teachers, or lecturers, and often doctors who instruct students who have obtained an upper secondary education diploma in their own specialised field of study, dentistry, which is predominantly academic in nature. They work with their university research assistants and university teaching assistants for the preparation of lectures and of exams, for grading papers and exams, for leading laboratory practices, and for leading review and feedback sessions for the students. They also conduct academic research in their respective field of dentistry, publish their findings and liaise with other university colleagues.

Alternative label

  • dental science lecturer

  • dentistry professor

  • university lecturer in dentistry

  • dental sciences lecturer

  • clinical lecturer in dentistry

  • professor of dentistry studies

  • professor of dentistry

  • lecturer in dentistry

  • dentistry teacher

  • dentistry lector

  • dental science lector

  • dentistry instructor

  • university clinical lecturer in dentistry

  • dentistry docent

  • dental sciences lector

  • university dentistry lecturer

  • dental clinician

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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