Assistant or Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice
Reports to: Chair of Pharmacy Practice Department
Status: Full Time
Location: New York, Harlem- TCOP
About the Touro College and University System
Touro is a system of non-profit institutions of higher and professional education. Touro College was chartered in 1970 primarily to enrich the Jewish heritage, and to serve the larger American and global community. Approximately 18,000 students are currently enrolled in its various schools and divisions, including 16 undergraduate, 12 graduate and seven professional schools. Touro College has 29 campuses, locations and instructional sites in the New York area, as well as branch campuses and programs in Berlin, Jerusalem, Moscow, Paris. New York Medical College, Touro University California and its Nevada branch campus, as well as Touro University Worldwide and its Touro College Los Angeles division are separately accredited institutions within the Touro College and University System. For further information on Touro College, please go to: http://www.touro.edu
The Touro College of Pharmacy invites applications for 12-month faculty positions at the rank of Assistant professor or Associate Professor in internal medicine, or a variety of specialties such as pediatrics and drug information.
Job Responsibilities include, but not limited to the following:
Faculty will develop an innovative clinical practice in an in-patient or ambulatory care setting and serve as a preceptor and role model for students on introductory and advanced pharmacy practice experiences
Faculty will provide didactic classroom teaching and recitation instruction on campus
Faculty will provide service on college committees, attendance and participation in departmental meetings and will perform other faculty duties as appropriate
Faculty will contribute to new knowledge (research) through research activities, poster presentations, publications, obtaining grants and/or contracts, clinical trials and other scholarly
Faculty will provide reports and other documents as requested by Department Chairs, Directors and Deans
Education, Preparation, and Training
The applicant should have a D. Degree with post-graduate training- a PGY-1 and PGY-2 Residency or Fellowship or equivalent clinical experience
Previous academic experience and board certification in an area appropriate for the applicant's training and experience (e.g., BCPS or BCACP) are preferred
Must be eligible for licensure in the state of New York
Strong commitment to teaching, practice, and scholarship
Exemplary interpersonal, communication and organization skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Extensive Use of Computers
Extensive time sitting and standing
Able to lift up to 5 lbs.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook
Additional Salary Information: Application Procedure:
Salary and rank will commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and the contact information of three references to: Dr. Nelly Adel PharmD., BCOP, BCPS, Chair of Pharmacy Practice, Touro College of Pharmacy via email: Nelly.Adel@touro.edu. The subject line of your email should read: Assistant/Associate Professor Pharmacy Practice.
The Touro College of Pharmacy serves society through programs in pharmacy education, research and scholarship and by service to the community and the profession. The college strives to prepare students to be competent, caring and ethical professionals dedicated to providing care to patients and supporting the health care team. A compelling need exists for a program to educate the next generation o...f pharmacists on issues of health disparities and serving diverse populations. Increasing the number of minority health professionals and increasing the cultural awareness of the majority student population is a major thrust of the Touro College of Pharmacy in Harlem.
Reflecting the values of Touro College, the vision of the College of Pharmacy is to contribute to the building of a better society for all through improved health status of individuals and the community. This vision will be accomplished through adherence to the College of Pharmacy’s mission of increased educational opportunities to society as a whole and, more specifically, to the Harlem community through programs in pharmacy education, research and scholarship, and service to the community and the profession. The College will strive to prepare students to be competent, caring, and ethical professionals dedicated to providing individualized care to patients, involved in community health, and supporting the health care team.