Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is seeking to hire a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy. This full-time, annual, non-tenure, career track, 12-month appointment is located at Washington State University in Spokane, Washington. Position responsibilities include maintenance of innovative clinical practice in Addiction Medicine/ Pain Management/Psychiatry, development of a program of scholarship, supervision of pharmacy students and residents during clinical rotations, and didactic instruction. The clinical site for this position is the Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane.
The appointment is a one-year renewable appointment beginning July 1, 2020. Individuals with a strong commitment to an academic career and an interest in innovative practice sites are encouraged to apply. The faculty member will be expected to contribute scholarly work in their area of clinical expertise and support the college through participation in service-related activities according to the College’s Promotion Guidelines.
The College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is located on Washington State University’s Health Sciences campus in Spokane. The college resides in the Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Building, a 125,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art research and educational facility, which offers many collaborative research opportunities.
The WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences was founded in 1891 and has been accredited since 1912. We are a graduate and professional education college. Our main degree programs include the Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) and Doctorate in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Ph.D.).
The WSU Health Sciences campus in Spokane houses the main office of the Department of Pharmacotherapy. The department supports WSU-affiliated residency programs at multiple clinical sites throughout the Pacific Northwest and also supports the PharmD program at the satellite campus in Yakima. The department integrates Yakima's clinical faculty members into all aspects of the college, including involvement in team-taught courses and precepting students during their advanced practice experiences. For more information on the department, college and WSU see www.pharmacy.wsu.edu and www.pharmacy.wsu.edu/pharmacotherapy.
Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center:
The Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center in Spokane, Washington is a 36-bed general medical and surgical unit hospital, with a 34-bed rehabilitation-oriented Community Living Center that also provides hospice and respite care for Veterans. There is a wide array of outpatient services in primary care and specialty care (medicine, surgery, behavioral health, lab and x-rays, physical medicine and rehabilitation, audiology, dental).
The Mann-Grandstaff VAMC, also has two Community Based Outpatient Clinics in Coeur d’Alene, ID and Wenatchee, WA and are complemented by four VA-contracted Rural Health Clinics within a 64,000 square mile catchment area. Combined, the facility and clinics serve more than 32,000 Veterans enrolled in VA health care throughout Central and Eastern Washington, Northern Idaho, and Northwestern Montana.
The Mann-Grandstaff VA Medical Center is committed to providing the highest quality care to Veterans. To learn more about our facility, please visit http://www.spokane.va.gov/.
To apply, please visit www.wsujobs.com. At the time of application, please be prepared to submit the following materials: 1) A letter of application describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience; 2) A current curriculum vitae; and 3) Name, title, organization, phone number, and e-mail address for three people willing to serve as employment references.
Questions and inquiries only may be emailed to Josh Neumiller, Search Committee Chair at email@example.com. Screening of applications will begin December 15, 2019, and will continue until suitable candidates are identified. WSU is an EO/AA/ADA educator and employer.
Candidates must possess a PharmD and have residency, post-graduate year one (PGY1) with a post-graduate year two (PGY2) in Addiction or Psychiatry. Four years of post-graduate work in Addiction or Psychiatry may replace the (PGY) requirements. Eligibility for Washington pharmacist licensure is also required.
Position-Specific Qualifications (prior completion or within 30 days of hire):
Bloodborne pathogen training
BLS for Healthcare Providers
APhA immunization certificate
Completion of mandatory WSU training as outlined by the university and the
WA pharmacist licensure
CITI training (WSU IRB) recommended
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with Qualifications
Internal Number: 39136
About Washington State University College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
The WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences (CPPS) was founded in 1891 and has been accredited since 1912. We are a graduate and professional education college. Our main degree programs include the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) and Doctorate in Pharmaceutical Sciences (Ph.D.). The college relocated from Pullman to the WSU Health Sciences campus in Spokane in December 2013. In 2015 the CPPS opened the Doctor of Pharmacy program extension on the Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences campus in Yakima.
We currently have just under 650 student pharmacists and graduate students, and over 3,000 alumni. As of 2018, the WSU College of Pharmacy is ranked 29th out of around 118 pharmacy schools in the country by the American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP).
To advance human health through excellence in collaborative research, scholarship, and clinical education, and to develop outstanding health care professionals and scientists.
To be a leader in advancing, promoting, and protecting human health.
For more information on the department, college and WSU see: www.pharmacy.wsu.edu