Academic Faculty

Our leadership and faculty bring many years of clinical experience, academia, and backgrounds in all recognized dental specialties, into the classroom. They're dedicated to providing our students with the best educational experience and our patients with the highest quality dental care.


Jon Ackerman, DDS

Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Salomon Amar, DDS, PhD

Provost for Biomedical Research, Vice Dean for Research
Professor of Dental Medicine

Allison Baylis, DDS

Course Director of Clinical Growth and Development
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Rebecca Block, DDS

Assistant Course Director of Dental Anatomy and Inclusion
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Susan Disenso-Browne, DDS

Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Golda Erdfarb, DDS

Course Director of Dental Anatomy and Occlusion, Course Director of Operative Dentistry
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Edward Farkas, DDS

Vice Dean and Chairman of Dentistry
Professor of Dental Medicine

Larry Farkas, DMD

Assistant Director of Preclinical Dentistry
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Howard A. Fine, D.M.D.

Director of Orthodontics
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Stanley Freeman, DDS

Director of Preclinical Dentistry
Professor of Dental Medicine

Bert Goldfinger, DDS

Director of Pre-Clinic
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Jay Goldsmith, DMD, FACD

Dean Emeritus
Professor of Dental Medicine

Barbara Greenberg, PhD

Chair, Department of Epidemiology and Community Health
Professor of Epidemiology

Alan Jurim, DDS

Director of Digital Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Barbara Jurim, DDS

Assistant Director of Digital Dentistry
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Ekaterina Krasilnikova, RDH

Director of Clinical Systems
Course Director of Initial Perio Treatment/EHR

Melissa Levine, DDS

Director of Pediatric Dentistry
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Barry Musikant, DMD

Director of Endodontics
Clinical Professor of Dental Medicine

Ronnie Myers, DDS

Dean
Professor of Dental Medicine

Naren Rajan, DMD, FAGD

Assistant Director of Digital Dentistry

Daniel Reich, DMD

Director of Periodontics
Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Louis Rubins, DDS

Clinical Professor of Dental Medicine

Justin Steinberg, DDS

Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Tau Morton, DMD

Clinical Assistant Professor of Dental Medicine

Jonathan Tiger, DMD

Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Eric Wachs, DMD

Director of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Clinical Associate Professor of Dental Medicine

Aaron Yancoskie, DDS

Director of Oral Medicine
Associate Professor of Dental Medicine