Belmont University is seeking 1 pharmacy fellow to complete a two year post-graduate program in collaboration with HealthTrust
Teach up to 2 courses per semester at the College of Pharmacy (i.e. assist in precepting APPE students and teach in a didactic course).
Perform all functions related to the management of the drug information center including responding to drug information requests and resource management.
Participate in the College of Pharmacy’s teaching certificate program (if eligible).
Serve on a college committee.
Conduct an original research project.
Responsible for participating in a practice within HealthTrust that involves providing clinical evaluation and drug information services by assisting with the maintenance and development of clinical content resources for publications, formulary management, educational and informational services to HealthTrust members and personnel.
Assist in the creation of drug monographs and/or white papers to support HealthTrust clinical initiatives
Answer drug information questions for HealthTrust members
Precept students at Belmont University and HealthTrust.
Abide by all relevant university and/or department procedures and policies.
The above statements describe the job’s essential responsibilities and requirements. They are not an exhaustive list of the duties that may be assigned to job incumbents.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Belmont University seeks to attract highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University’s values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.
Knowledge of principles, methods and current developments in the field of study.
Knowledge of subject matter and course content taught.
Ability to learn and apply instructional strategies and techniques.
Willingness to instruct, manage, motivate and evaluate students.
Skilled in the use of computers, Internet resources, and MS Office software.
Ability to learn relevant sections of BannerWeb, Belmont University’s online integrated database system for student grading.
Ability to integrate technology into the teaching and learning process.
Ability to successfully interact with students, other educators and educational institution representatives, and the general public in a professional manner.
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing.
Knowledge of the programs and services offered by Belmont University.
Interest and ability to work collaboratively in course design and to teach interdisciplinary and topical courses.
Teaching and clinical experience not required.
Pharm.D. (prior to June 1, 2020)
Physical Requirements and Working Conditions
Stand and remain on feet for extended periods of time
Operate various business instruments, including computers, printers/scanners/fax machines, requiring manual dexterity
Sit and concentrate for long periods of time to compute, examine, and interpret data
Read paperwork and computer monitors, requiring visual acuity
Requires repetitious finger and wrist movement, and hearing acuity.
Occasionally requires climbing, crawling, reaching high and low, stooping and lifting, carrying, pulling and pushing loads of 50 lbs.
Constantly requires speaking clearly, seeing both near, far and depth perception with color vision.
Requires ability to work under deadlines without outside assistance.
Belmont University is dedicated to the health and well-being of all its students, faculty, and staff. In an endeavor to provide the healthiest possible environment, Belmont is a tobacco free campus.
Online Application to Be Completed After PPS
While completing the online application, applicants will be required to explain how their knowledge, experience, and beliefs have prepared them to contribute to a Christian community of learning and service. Applicants must include, for example, a statement of how their Christian experience (academic, intellectual, or personal) would shape their role at Belmont.
An electronic version of your CV, letter of intent, contact information for 3 references including email and phone number, response to Belmont’s Mission, Vision, and Value as well as official transcripts must be attached in order to complete the online application process.
All requested documents must be attached in order to complete the online application process.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
The selected candidate for this position will be required to complete a background check and drug screen satisfactory to the University.
Letter of Intent
Contact information for 3 references including email and phone number
Response to Belmont University’s Mission, Vision and Values
Graduation from an ACPE accredited college of pharmacy prior to the start of the fellowship term
A citizen of the United States
Excellent oral and written communication skills, ethics, and professionalism
Eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Tennessee
Belmont University seeks a person of Christian faith and commitment to the mission of the University
Additional Salary Information: $4,000/year travel stipend, vacation, medical benefits
About Belmont University College of Pharmacy and HealthTrust
Consistently recognized as a “Most Innovative” university, Belmont University draws more than 8,300 students who represent every state and more than 36 countries. The campus sits on 84 picturesque acres that are located just two miles from downtown Nashville, Tennessee, a dynamic and vibrant hub for government, healthcare, music, tourism and more. A private, four-year university, Belmont brings together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service. The University’s purpose is to help students explore their passions and develop their talents to meet the world’s needs.
The fellowships at Belmont University College of Pharmacy are two-year post-doctoral training programs focused in drug information, evidence-based practice, teaching, and research. Belmont works in conjunction with corporate healthcare partners to give fellows real-world experience in specific fields such as toxicology and information management. The fellowships provide opportunities to develop an understanding of academia, research, drug information delivery, and corporate pharmacy through rotations at Belmont University College of Pharmacy’s Christy Houston F...oundation Drug Information Center and Aegis Sciences Corporation or HealthTrust. Upon completion of the program, candidates will be qualified to pursue careers in each respective area.