The American University of Health Sciences (AUHS) School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical & Administrative Sciences, is accepting applications for founding faculty members in the area of Ambulatory Care practice and General Medicine practice as well as in several specialty practice (Cardiology, Nephrology, Pulmonary, Endocrinology, Psychiatry, Infectious Disease, Oncology, etc). The selected faculty members will engage in teaching, scholarship, and academic service activities, and/or providing direct patient care practice.
The American University of Health Sciences was founded in 1994 as a postsecondary training institution to educate and equip students for lifelong careers in the field of health education and to produce quality health care professionals. AUHS is the first, private for-profit, minority-owned, minority-serving, Christian-based university in the history of California offering a Bachelor of Science in nursing degree. The School of Pharmacy (SOP) is currently in the process of developing and seeking professional accreditation for a program of study leading to the Doctor of Pharmacy (Pharm.D.) degree, which will join other programs for Bachelor of Science degrees in Nursing (BSN) and Pharmaceutical Science (BSPS) and a Master of Science degree in Clinical Research (MSCR). AUHS is unique in its purpose in that it exists to educate students from ethnic and culturally diverse backgrounds to make a positive impact on the health care needs of vulnerable populations through the provision of evidenced-based practice. The university’s core values are inspired by the Christian attributes of love, caring for humankind, justice and respect. The university takes a holistic approach to education, service to others, and a commitment to life-long learning. AUHS is located at 1600 East Hill Street in Signal Hill, California and is situated in a mixed industrial residential area. The university sits on six (6) acres of land and has three separate buildings totaling 72,000 square feet.
Successful candidates must possess the Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an accredited institution. Additionally, candidates must have completed a post-graduate Year-1 or/and Year-2 pharmacy residency, and/or fellowship training or possess equivalent experience. Candidates must be eligible for licensure in the State of California. An established record of teaching and scholarly accomplishments and board certification are desirable.
Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Apply to: Send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for three references to: Mok T. Chong, Pharm.D, Ph.D, MBA, Chair, Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences at firstname.lastname@example.org or by mail to: Chair, Department of Clinical and Administrative Sciences, American University of Health Sciences, School of Pharmacy, 1600 E Hill Street, Signal Hill, CA 90755.
Deadline: Positions are open until filled
Internal Number: DCAS-1
About American University of Health Sciences, School of Pharmacy
AUHS is a Christian based, minority serving university which educates students for careers in the healthcare profession. AUHS emphasizes the values of faith in God, love of humankind, and belief that all people have a right to healthcare and deserve a good quality of life based on wellness of body, mind and spirit. The university celebrates diversity, and reaches out to groups currently underrepresented in healthcare and research. AUHS provides the under-graduate and post-graduate curriculum, hands-on practical training and supportive environment required to create competent and compassionate healthcare professionals. Students graduate with self-efficacy and confidence in their ability to provide superior healthcare and leadership for the rest of their life.