The Department of Pharmacy Practice at ACPHS invites applications from qualified candidates to join the College for one of two non-tenure track appointments. Consideration of rank will be commensurate with experience.
One position will be based in ambulatory medicine with potential practice site opportunities in community pharmacy, primary care, endocrinology, geriatrics/transitions of care, rheumatology and family medicine. The faculty member will develop a patient-centered, team based, clinical pharmacy practice site.
One position will be an inpatient internal medicine clinical practice with St. Peter’s Hospital, a 482 bed hospital is part of a larger network called St. Peter's Healthcare Partners. With 12,000 employees in more than 170 locations, St. Peter’s Health Partners is the Capital Region’s most comprehensive not-for-profit integrated health care network, which provides high-quality, compassionate, and sophisticated care to thousands of people every day. St. Peter’s Health Partners is a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest Catholic health systems.
The faculty member will develop a patient-centered, team based, clinical pharmacy practice site. The faculty member will actively participate in the teaching mission of ACPHS; provide appropriate service to the ACPHS and the profession of pharmacy; and engage in scholarship relevant to the innovations they develop in pharmacy practice or teaching and learning. The faculty member will work collaboratively with the providers and participate in experiential as well as didactic large and small-group teaching and learning.
Responsibilities include: • Develops and maintains a clinical practice site • Develops clinical disease management protocols and assess relevant outcome metrics for continuous quality improvement and scholarship. • Liaises between the provider staff and the pharmacy manager. • Develops APPE rotation objectives that meet ACPE 2016 standards. • Participates in APPE rotations as assigned. • Participates in didactic teaching as assigned. • Attends/participates in monthly Department of Pharmacy Practice department meetings and other committee meetings as per assigned service. • Advises pharmacy students as assigned. • Performs teaching responsibilities as assigned by Pharmacy Practice Department Chair. • Engages in scholarly activity relevant to their practice and teaching assignments.
The faculty member will actively participate in the teaching mission of the College; provide appropriate service to the College and the profession of pharmacy; and engage in scholarship relevant to the innovations they develop in pharmacy practice or teaching and learning. The faculty member will work collaboratively with the providers and participate in experiential as well as didactic large and small-group teaching and learning.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: • Knowledge of teaching and learning pedagogy and student success initiatives. • Knowledge of academic programming related to pharmacy education. • Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives, and exercise independent judgment. • Ability to communicate and present information effectively to internal and external audiences.
• Pharm.D. degree from an accredited College of Pharmacy • PGY1 residency experience, • Eligibility for licensure in NYS.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) is committed to graduating the best health care minds in the world, with an array of degree programs designed to help students succeed in pharmacy and other health related fields.
There are approximately 1,400 students enrolled at the College and more than 150 full- and part-time faculty. The College has campuses in Albany, New York, and Colchester, Vermont. Our Vermont Campus is home to the only pharmacy program in the state.
The ACPHS experience is one that combines quality academics, experiential learning, personalized attention, and a strong emphasis on service – all of which help our students grow personally and develop into talented and trusted professionals.
ACPHS has long been regarded for its Doctor of Pharmacy program which remains the school’s core program. In recent years, the College has expanded its academic offerings to include five bachelor’s programs and five master’s programs in the health sciences.
Opportunities exist for students within each of these programs to work side-by-side with faculty on groundbreaking research in areas such as cancer, infectious disease, and obesity.
These opportuniti...es, along with access to resources such as the cutting edge Pharmaceutical Research Institute, are part of what distinguishes ACPHS from other colleges and universities.
The academic experience at the College is complemented by numerous community service initiatives, including a student-led Community Health Day in Albany and Wellness Fair in Colchester.
Graduates of the College are prepared for a range of careers such as: biochemist, clinical laboratory scientist, consumer safety officer, drug information specialist, environmental toxicologist, health policy analyst, hospital administrator, pharmacist, physician, physician assistant and research scientist.
Graduates are also well positioned to continue their education in graduate or professional schools.