The Division of Pharmacotherapy at The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time non-tenure track Ambulatory Care clinical faculty member. Rank and salary will be commensurate with the candidate’s level of experience. This position is located in San Antonio, Texas and will be co-funded by University Health System, with a practice site at one of the clinics within the University Health System in San Antonio, Texas. Additionally, pharmacotherapy division faculty are jointly appointed to UT Health San Antonio School of Medicine.
The successful applicant will lecture, facilitate practice laboratories, and supervise clinical clerkships for students in the Pharm.D. program. Clinical service that supports resident and Pharm.D. student education and the mission of University Health System is expected, and faculty members will be expected to provide service to the college, hospital, university, and broader professional community. The primary focus of this position is to provide medication therapy management for patients with chronic diseases in the ambulatory care setting, particularly for patients who are on multiple medications and whose disease processes are not well controlled, and patients who utilize the Emergency Department or are frequently hospitalized for their chronic diseases. The expectation over time is to develop clinical practice agreements with the providers of the clinic to allow for chronic disease state management services. The faculty member will be expected to supervise pharmacy students and residents to help them learn to care for patients with acute and chronic conditions. The successful individual will have the opportunity to collaborate with tenure track and non-tenure-track faculty on research and scholarship.
Candidates must have an earned Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy, be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Texas, have successfully completed a specialty practice residency or equivalent experience by the start date (September 1, 2020), and be able to demonstrate effective teaching. This institution is using Interfolio's ByCommittee to conduct this search. Applicants may access this position at https://apply.interfolio.com/71959 and will be prompted to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, brief statement about the candidate’s commitment to diversity, and a list of three references. Applications received before February 1, 2020 will receive first consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The University of Texas at Austin, as an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, complies with all applicable federal and state laws regarding nondiscrimination and affirmative action. The University is committed to a policy of equal opportunity for all persons and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, disability, religion, or veteran status in employment, educational programs and activities, and admissions. Security sensitive; conviction verification conducted on applicant selected. If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification Form I-9 and present acceptable and original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. UT Austin is a tobacco-free campus.
About The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is one of the premier institutions of pharmaceutical education and research in the country. Pharmacists have significant responsibility for managing drug therapy, counseling on medication use, and monitoring drug therapy outcomes. Our Doctor of Pharmacy program prepares future practitioners to meet these challenges as lifelong learners and leaders in drug therapy management. We offer graduate programs leading to research-focused M.S. or Ph.D. degrees in pharmacy including the inter-institutional Ph.D. program in translational research. An exceptional faculty brings cutting edge research and clinical expertise to the classroom and supervise student-learning experiences in both patient care and research. Our students are tomorrow’s pharmacy leaders. What starts here truly changes the world.