The Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy invites applications for an Assistant/Associate Professor of Pharmacy Practice. This is a full-time position at the Assistant/Associate Professor level based at the Health Professions Building in Winchester, VA.
This position emphasizes pharmacy practice and patient care in an ambulatory clinic setting. The primary clinical responsibilities of the faculty member will be the provision of pharmacy services within a multi-specialty outpatient physician practice (Internal Medicine, Cardiology, and Infectious Disease) focusing on transitions in care and chronic disease management in high-risk patients.
The faculty member will also serve as a preceptor for IPPE and APPE students and PGY1 residents. Practice responsibilities will encompass a broad range of primary care disease states including, but not limited to, diabetes, dyslipidemia, hypertension, pulmonary diseases, infectious diseases, cardiovascular diseases and anticoagulation management. Didactic teaching will primarily occur within the School of Pharmacy’s therapeutic modules and patient assessment skills series, but may also occur within other courses or laboratories. Service and scholarship responsibilities will be determined by faculty rank as required to accomplish career contract.
The candidate should possess a Pharm.D. degree and be eligible for pharmacy licensure in the State of Virginia. The candidate should possess an in-depth understanding of clinical pharmacy practice, strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and the ability to develop and work within innovative pharmacy practice models. A pharmacy practice (PGY1) residency with an emphasis in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy or the ability to demonstrate equivalent experience in pharmacy practice is required. A specialty (PGY2) residency or fellowship training with an Ambulatory Care Pharmacy focus is preferred. Candidates with prior academic experience are encouraged to apply.
Shenandoah University is committed to enriching its educational experience and culture through the diversity of its faculty, administration, and staff. All candidates are strongly encouraged to include a statement in their cover letters addressing ways in which they may be able to contribute to that commitment.
Complete application packets will include a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, and contact information for three professional references. The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until a qualified candidate is selected.
Pre-employment background check will be required. The job may require driving for University business and if applicable, a satisfactory driving record will be required.
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The mission of the Bernard J. Dunn School of Pharmacy is to engage in scholarly activity, service, and deliver a highly integrated, learner-centered curriculum using progressive instructional technology to educate and train students and pharmacists to become ethical and compassionate healthcare professionals who serve their patients, community, and profession of pharmacy.