Suzanne Mathis

Instructor

Suzanne Mathis

Instructor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Undergraduate Health Professions: Dental Hygiene

Bio

Graduated from MCG in 2013 with BS in dental hygiene, graduated from Brenau in 2010 with BS in education, graduated from Clemson University in 2014 with MS in biology, currently teaches dental microbiology, dental anatomy, clinic, specialty clinic, and dental sciences in dental hygiene department

  • (706) 721-2938
  • GC 4349

Education

  • MS, Biology/Biological Sciences, G Clemson University, 2014

  • BS, Education/Teaching of Individu Brenau University, 2010

  • BSDH, Dental Hygiene/Hygienist. Medical College of Georgia Sch, 2003

Certifications

  • BLS-CPR American Heart Association, 2001

  • Middle Grades Educator 2010

  • DH State of Georgia, 2003

  • Dental Hygiene State of Georgia, 2003

  • CPR Instructor American Heart Association, 2015

Awards & Honors

  • 2019-2020 Augusta University Program/Department Teaching Excellence Award Augusta University, 2019

  • 2019-2020 CAHS Program Teaching Excellence Nominee Augusta University, 2019

  • Summa Cum Laude Clemson University, 2014

  • Magna Cum Laude Brenau University, 2010

  • Sigma Phi Alpha Honor Society Sigma Phi Alpha, 2003

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • DHYG 3110

    Dental Anatomy
  • DHYG 3135

    Dental Microbiology
  • DHYG 3100

    Intro to Clinic I
  • DHYG 3200

    Patient Care I
  • DHYG 3225

    Dental Materials Lab
  • DHYG 3220

    Dental Specialty Clinics I
  • DHYG 3120

    Introduction to Clinic II
  • DHYG 3230

    Patient Care II
  • DHYG 4046

    Survey of Dental Sciences

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • What's In Your Water?, 2018
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • My Eye's on You: Are Dental Professionals Using Safety Glasses While Rendering Care?, 2017
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Department Service

  • Clinical Re-Entry Course 2017 - Present

    Role: Other
  • Student Admissions Committee 2016 - Present

  • Clinic Demonstration Coordinator 2015 - Present

    Role: Committee Chair
  • Scholarship Coordinator 2015 - Present

  • Dental Hygiene Liaison Committee 2014 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • CSRA Heart Walk 2016 - Present

    Role: Other

University Service

  • QEP Review Committee 2015 - 2016

    Role: Other
  • Curriculum Mapping Retreat 2016

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Colgate Dental Educators' Network 2016 - Present

    Role: Board of Advisors of a Company

Public Service

  • Give Kids a Smile 2017 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • CSRA Heart Walk 2016 - 2019

    Role: Committee Chair
  • National HIV DAY 2016

    Role: Guest Speaker
  • Relay for Life 2012 - 2013

  • Honduras Dental Mission Trip 2004