Assistant Professor, non-tenure-track, Department of Pharmaceutical Science (Pharmacology) Please see Special Instructions for more details.
To prevent the infection and spread of COVID-19, and as an integral part of its public health and safety measures, the College requires that all successful applicants show proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 before beginning employment, unless an exemption from this policy has been granted. Applicants believing they qualify for an exemption should inform Human Resources after an offer of employment is extended; please do not include any medical, genetic, or religious information on your application materials.
Position Title Assistant Professor, non-tenure-track, Department of Pharmaceutical Science (Pharmacology)
The Assistant Professor of Pharmacology/Biochemistry (or related discipline) provides academic instruction to pharmacy students in the PharmD program, with primary focus on the online pharmacy pathway. Faculty will also be expected to contribute to on campus instruction. Additional responsibilities include, but not limited to, participation in assigned school or college committees, service as a faculty advisor to pharmacy students and oversight of assigned co-curricular student activities, and participation in scholarship. Employment will be on a 3-year (12-month) Visiting Faculty contract, renewable based on performance.
Core responsibilities of this position include:
• Collaboratively develop and enhance pharmaceutical sciences education in the doctor of pharmacy program
• Deliver online course material and/or coordinate team-instructed courses
• Provide didactic instruction to campus pathway within assigned courses in accordance with course syllabi
• Contribute to student orientation and immersion component of online pathway instruction
• Engage in other innovative teaching methods with an emphasis on asynchronous content delivery, demonstrations, and student engagement activities
• Develop an elective course
• Work collaboratively and productively with colleagues in co-instructor courses and in scholarly endeavors
• Participate in the scholarship of discovery, application, integration, or teaching, in areas appropriate to the faculty member's areas of interest, which advances the mission of the school
• Oversee assigned co-curricular activities
• Contribute to service in the department, school, college, and the discipline
• Mentor students in their academic and professional development
Education / Experience
Qualified applicants will hold a PhD. in Medicinal Chemistry/Pharmacology, or in a related discipline. Previous academic experience is highly desirable especially in professional pharmacy program. Preference will be given for candidates with online learning and instruction experience. Successful candidates will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and a strong desire to contribute to the growth and development of the school in an innovative, thoughtful, and enthusiastic manner.
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Posting Number F00078P
Desired Start Date 06/01/2022
Special Instructions to Applicant
To prevent the infection and spread of COVID -19, and as an integral part of its public health and safety measures, the College requires that all successful applicants show proof of full vaccination against COVID -19 before beginning employment, unless an exemption from this policy has been granted. Applicants believing they qualify for an exemption should inform Human Resources after an offer of employment is extended; please do not include any medical, genetic, or religious information on your application materials.
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