Dr. Fonda Robinson has accepted the
position of Associate Dean of Clinic Administration and Patient
Care. She will join the College of Dentistry in that capacity May 1,
2012, pending a vote on tenure and rank by the college faculty, and approval
from the Office of Academic Affairs and
the Board of Trustees.
Dr. Robinson currently serves as
Associate Dean of Clinical Affairs at the University of Kentucky
College of Dentistry, where she also has held the positions of
Division Chief of Prosthodontics, Division Chief of Restorative
Dentistry, and Assistant Dean for Clinical Operation.
Dr. Robinson holds a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the
University of Kentucky College of Dentistry. Her specialty
education includes a prosthodontics certificate from the Medical
College of Georgia, where she also served as a faculty member. She
has been a full-time private practitioner and a faculty member at
the Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry.
Her current faculty
practice includes prosthodontics, and her research focuses on fixed
prosthodontics, esthetic restorative materials, and dental ceramics.
She is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics.
The College of Dentistry's faculty, staff, and students extend a warm welcome to
Dr. Robinson, the next Associate
Dean of Clinic Administration and Patient Care.