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Active faculty with appointments of 50% and above are listed.

Administrative Officers

Janet M. Guthmiller D.D.S., Ph.D. Dean
James M. Gamerl B.S., M.H.A. Associate Dean for Finance and Administration
Steven Haas D.M.D., J.D., M.B.A. Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs
Yun Saksena B.D.Sc., M.M.Sc., D.M.D. Associate Dean for Education
James K. Wahl, III B.S., Ph.D. Interim Associate Dean for Research
Joan E. Sivers B.A., D.D.S. Assistant Dean for Clinics
Merlyn W. Vogt B.S., D.D.S. Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and Director of Admissions
Amir Farhangpour D.D.S. Assistant Dean for Omaha Clinics

Department of Adult Restorative Dentistry

Steven E. Haas D.M.D., J.D., M.B.A. Associate Dean for Clinical Affairs, Associate Professor
Yoshiharu Ameku D.D.S. Clinical Assistant Professor
Mark W. Beatty B.S., D.D.S., M.S.E., M.S.D., M.S. Professor
Gregory Bennett B.S., D.M.D. Assistant Professor
Richard Bokemper D.D.S. Clinical Instructor
Gerald Byrne B.A., B.Dent.Sc, M.S.D Associate Professor
Marianne R. Day D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Michael Dowd D.D.S. Clinical Instructor
Amir Farhangpour D.D.S. Assistant Dean for Omaha Clinics, Associate Professor
Mary Lynn Froeschle B.S., D.D.S, M.B.A Associate Professor
Jay D. Hansen D.D.S. Assistant Professor and GPR Program Co-Director
Robin L. Hattervig D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Meghan Hungerford D.D.S. Instructor
Jim Jenkins D.D.S. Associate Professor
William W. Johnson D.D.S., M.S. Professor, Vice Chairperson of Department
Jennifer Kallio D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Julie Marshall B.S., D.D.S., M.S. Director for Advanced Standing Dental Program, Associate Professor
Nicholas Murray D.M.D. Clinical Instructor
Luana Oliveira-Haas D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Myhanh Phan-Rinne B.S., D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Henry A. St. Germain B.A., D.M.D., M.S.D., M.A.Ed. Professor
Ernest W. Sigler B.S., D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Joan E. Sivers B.A., D.D.S. Associate Professor
David Zalewski D.D.S. Assistant Professor

Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program

Jay Hansen D.D.S. Program Director
Daisy Wilka D.D.S. Clinical Instructor

Department of Dental Hygiene

Gwen L. Hlava R.D.H., B.S., M.S. Professor, Chairperson of Department
Nicole M. Baker R.D.H., B.S. Instructor, West Division
Darlene F. Carritt R.D.H., B.S. Instructor
Amanda M. Dolen R.D.H., B.S. Clinical Instructor
Chelsea Hamilton R.D.H., B.S. Clinical Instructor
Heather M. Hessheimer R.D.H., M.S. Assistant Professor
Todd N. Junge R.D.H.,B.S. Assistant Professor
Lisa J. Moravec R.D.H., M.S. Coordinator/Associate Professor, West Division
Lindsay K. Mundil R.D.H., M.A. Assistant Professor
Jaimee D. Shropshire R.D.H., B.S. Sealant Program Coordinator, Instructor
Brenda D. Utecht R.D.H., B.S. Instructor

Department of Growth and Development

Jillian Wallen B.D.S., M.S. Chair

Orthodontics Program

S. Prem Premaraj B.D.S., M.S. Ph.D. Associate Professor and Program Director
Meenakshi Viswanathan B.D.S., M.D.S. Assistant Professor

Pediatric Dentistry Program

Jillian Wallen B.D.S., M.S. Department Chair
Zachary Houser D.M.D. Assistant Professor, Postgraduate Program Director
Bryan Skar D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Frank Driscoll D.D.S., M.S. Assistant Professor

General Practice Residency Program

Kathleen Ausman D.D.S. Interim Program Director, Clinical Instructor
Jay Hansen D.D.S. Program Co-Director, Assistant Professor
Daisy Wilka D.D.S. Clinical Instructor

Department of Oral Biology

James K. Wahl, III B.S., Ph.D. Professor and Interim Chairperson of Department

Anatomic Sciences Section

Shayla Yoachim B.S., Ph.D. Assistant Professor

Cell Biology Section

Keith R. Johnson B.A., B.Ed., Ph.D. Professor and Co-Director Nebraska Center for Cellular Signaling
Ali Nawshad B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Greg Oakley B.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Aimin Peng B.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor
James K. Wahl, III B.S., Ph.D Professor

Microbiology/Immunology Section

Thomas M. Petro Ph.D. Professor

Oral Maxillofacial Pathology/Radiology Section

Peter Giannini D.D.S., M.S. Associate Professor
Sung Kim D.D.S. Assistant Professor
Nagamani Narayana D.M.D., M.S. Associate Professor

Pharmacology Section

Greg Oakley B.S. Ph.D. Associate Professor
David H. Shaw B.S., M.S., Ph.D. Professor

Biochemistry/Physiology Section

Larry D. Crouch B.S.Ed., M.S., Ph.D. Associate Professor
Dona J. McCanlies B.S., M.P.E., Ph.D. Professor

Service Learning/Practice Management/Outreach Section

David G. Dunning B.A., M.A., Ph.D. Professor

Department of Surgical Specialties

J. Bruce Bavitz D.M.D. Professor and Chairman

Endodontics Program

Hany-Anwar M. Makkawy D.D.S. Assistant Professor and Director of Undergraduate Endodontics
G. Lane Stephenson D.D.S. Assistant Professor and Director of Postgraduate Endodontics

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Program

J. Bruce Bavitz D.M.D. Professor and Directory of Oral Surgery
Darrell J. Ebke D.D.S. Assistant Professor

Periodontics Program

Matthew R. Byarlay D.D.S., M.S. Associate Professor and Director Post Grad Periodontics
Megan Christensen B.S., R.D.H. Clinical Instructor, Co-director Undergraduate Program Periodontics
Wayne B. Kaldahl D.D.S. Professor
Amy Killeen D.D.S., M.S. Associate Professor
Jeffrey B. Payne D.D.S., M.Dent.Sc. Professor of Research
Richard A. Reinhardt D.D.S., M.S., Ph.D. Professor and Co-director Undergraduate Program
Gerald J. Tussing D.D.S., M.S.D. Professor