Faculty and Research

Our faculty members are leaders in dental education who help mold the next generation of dentists. Although their focus is training oral healthcare providers for clinical practice, they also conduct research in a variety of areas, from behavioral science to cutting-edge treatment techniques and their work has appeared in multiple publications.


Read about the cutting-edge research being conducted at the school.

Department Chairs

Our gifted educators are training the next generation of dental professionals.

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Academic Careers

Becoming part of our dental faculty offers many avenues for growth and professional development.

Faculty News

ADEA Leader Discusses Trends in Health Sciences Education at Dean's Speaker Series

President and CEO Dr. Richard Valachovic separates myth from fact, shares insights, data.

New CAD/CAM Technology Installed in Dugoni School Clinics

Digital scanners and milling units to enhance education, speed up patient care.

Pacific Center for Special Care Receives Funding from DentaQuest Institute

$785,000 supports implementation of Virtual Dental Home teledentistry systems to care for underserved people in California.