Mr Ian Jones
Mr Ian Jones

Mr Ian Jones

BDS, MSc, MBA, FInstLM, FCGDent, FDS RCPS(Glas)

Clinical Senior Lecturer (Scholarship)

About

Biography

 Role

Senior Clinical Lecturer (Scholarship), Endodontic Theme Co-ordinator, Co-ordinator for MSc in Advanced Restorative Dental Practice

After completing an MSc in Restorative Dentistry with the University of Manchester (with Merit), I joined Aberdeen Dental School as a clinical tutor (part-time) in 2015. When not teaching at Aberdeen Dental InstituteI delivered private dental care for BUPA. Since then, I have been appointed (in 2016) as a clinical senior lecturer. I am responsible for the delivery of endodontics teaching, the MSc in Advanced Restorative Dental Practice and clinical supervision on the Integrated Oral Care and Restorative Department. department. In 2019.

I have a passion for restorative dentistry, especially endodontics and strive to teach leadership skills to dental undergraduates to prepare them for a dental practice. In 2017 I received a Master’s in Business Administration (MBA)(with Merit) focusing on Healthcare. In 2018  I was the winner of the Excellence in Teaching Award (Undergraduate) for Science, Engineering & Healthcare; I have been a finalist in 2019, 2020 & 2021.

As a member of the Military Education Committee, I represent the University of Aberdeen on the Council of Military Education Committees. I represent the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow as a University Tutor.

 

My interests are in blended learning and learning styles.

Qualifications

  • BDS Dental Surgery 
    1995 - University of Liverpool 
  • MSc Restorative and Aesthetic Dentistry 
    2015 - University of Manchester 
    Merit
  • MBA Healthcare 
    2017 - University of Plymouth 
    Merit

Memberships and Affiliations

Internal Memberships

Undergraduate Mentor.

Postgraduate Mentor

Undergraduate Regent.

Member of the Military Education Committee.

External Memberships

Fellow of the Faculty of Dental Surgery, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow

Fellow of the COllege of General Dentistry

Fellow of the Institute of Leadership and Management

Tutor for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow

Member of Education Training and Development Group (NHS Grampian)

Academy  of Clinical Educators, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow

British Endodontic Society

Association for Dental Education in Europe

International Association for Dental Research

 

Teaching

Programmes

Teaching Responsibilities

Endodontic Theme Co-ordinator

Msc Advanced Restorative Dental Practice Programme Co-ordinator

Treatment Planning

Integrated Oral Care

Clinical Photography