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What you need to know

What you need to know

​​​​​​​​​Individuals holding this license may practice dentistry only as a faculty member at an accredited school/college of dentistry in Nebraska. He or she may teach dentistry, conduct research, and participate in an institutionally administered faculty practice.

Application for License as a Faculty Dentist

Those who graduated from an ACCREDITED school/college of dentistry must:

  • Have or had within the past five years a license to practice dentistry in some other state/jurisdiction or a Canadian province
  • Have a contract to be employed as a full-time faculty member at an accredited school/college of dentistry in Nebraska
  • Pass a jurisprudence examination
  • Agree to demonstrate continuing clinical competency

Those who graduated from a NON-ACCREDITED school/college of dentistry must:

  • Complete at least two years of postgraduate education at an accredited school/college
  • Have a contract to be employed as a full-time faculty member at an accredited school/college of dentistry in Nebraska
  • Pass a jurisprudence examination
  • Agree to demonstrate continuing clinical competency

NOTE: All applicants are required to obtain a criminal background check. Also, if the applicant is going to prescribe controlled substances, he or she needs to provide proof of federal DEA registration.

Renewal:

  • Licenses are renewable March 1 of odd-numbered years.
  • License may be placed on Inactive Status at any time.

Reinstatement:

Dental Faculty Reinstatement Application

 

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