In order to practice dentistry, a faculty member must be licensed by the board.
The board must license a person to practice dentistry as a faculty dentist if:
the person completes and submits to the board an application furnished by the board;
the person is not otherwise licensed to practice dentistry in Minnesota;
the dean of a school of dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation certifies to the board, in accordance with the requirements of item C, that the person is a member of the school's faculty and practices dentistry; and
The board must accept an applicant as a faculty dentist if the dean of a school of dentistry accredited by the Commission on Dental Accreditation provides to the board the following information:
the applicant's full name;
the applicant's Social Security number;
the applicant's home and work address;
a statement that the applicant is a member of the faculty and practices dentistry within the school or its affiliated teaching facilities, but only for purposes of instruction or research;
the dates of the applicant's employment by the school of dentistry;
a statement that the applicant has been notified of the need to be licensed by the board as a faculty dentist; and
a statement that the information provided is accurate and complete.
A person's license to practice dentistry as a faculty dentist is terminated when the person is no longer practicing dentistry as a member of the faculty of a school of dentistry.
A person licensed to practice dentistry as a faculty dentist must inform the board when the licensee is no longer practicing dentistry as a member of the faculty of a school of dentistry.
20 SR 2623; 39 SR 1455
May 7, 2015