Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP), the first ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy in Orange County, California, seeks excellent candidates for a 12-month non-tenure track faculty position in the Department of Pharmacy Practice. The faculty rank and appointment are open. The anticipated start date is early 2023.
Chapman University is a nationally-ranked institution offering traditional undergraduate and graduate programs in the heart of Orange County, one of Southern California’s most diverse and vibrant regions. The University achieved R2 status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a distinction held by just 10 percent of all U.S. universities and is ranked as 124th among Best National Universities by US News and World Report (2021). Our faculty include academic leaders who excel in research, publishing, and world-class teaching in our 11 schools and colleges, including the Chapman University School of Pharmacy. Dedicated to forward-looking, personalized education, we create an environment for unlimited achievement by both our students and faculty. CUSP offers PharmD and MS/PhD in pharmaceutical sciences programs that address the challenges in the field of pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences.
The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman University is available at https://www.chapman.edu/diversity.
This position reports to the Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice and would be expected to: • Develop, coordinate, and deliver didactic and experiential education in the Doctor of Pharmacy Program as assigned by the Department Chair • Engage in practice-based or other scholarly activities in support of the School’s research and innovation mission • Serve as a student advisor • Serve on School, Department, University, and practice site committees • Actively participate in professional organizations and community outreach to promote CUSP • Enhance or develop a practice site as a faculty ambulatory care pharmacist
Minimal Qualifications: • A Pharm.D. from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy • Current California pharmacist licensure, or eligible for pharmacist license in California (must achieve and hold a CA license within 6 months) • Post-doctoral residency training and/or fellowship or equivalent experience in the area of ambulatory care • For an appointment at the associate professor rank, a significant record of accomplishment in scholarship, teaching, and service is required. The level of appointment will be commensurate with experience.
Desired Qualifications: • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with which to interact with student pharmacists, postdoctoral residents/fellows, and faculty within the university. • A commitment to teamwork. • Demonstrated ability to conduct practice-based research, provide clinical and classroom teaching to student pharmacists and other healthcare professional students, and establish and provide exemplary clinical services in an ambulatory care setting. • Knowledge of the culture and operations of an academic institution. • Demonstrated ability to apply for and obtain extramural funding for research projects.
Located on the Chapman University Rinker Health Science Campus in the beautiful Orange County, California, the school is rapidly growing in all areas of innovative teaching, practice, and basic and translational research, with excellent state-of-the-art facilities. The newly remodeled campus consists of modern-designed classrooms, research laboratories, core facilities, and vivarium equipped with state-of-the-art equipment. Additionally, the Rinker Health Science Campus is strategically located near a number of biopharmaceutical, diagnostics, and medical devices companies. We are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC). Chapman University’s School of Pharmacy program has been authorized by the ACPE Board of Directors for Full Accreditation. See: www.chapman.edu/pharmacy/accreditation.aspx.
More information about CUSP is available at http://www.chapman.edu/pharmacy/