Western University of Health Sciences College of Pharmacy is seeking applications for a faculty position in Pharmacy Practice. We seek an outstanding individual who is committed to academic excellence, will participate in an innovative educational curriculum, establish a clinical pharmacy practice for experiential training and patient care, perform scholarly activities based on clinical and/or educational endeavors, serve on College/University/Professional committees, and contribute to the University’s commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion.
The position is for an Assistant/Associate Professor level faculty (tenure or non-tenure track) of pharmacy practice in the area of internal medicine/acute care (any specialty area).
Applicants should have a Pharm.D. degree from an accredited college of pharmacy; postgraduate training and clinical experience in internal medicine/acute care (any specialty area) with some didactic and experiential teaching are preferred. Candidates must be licensed or eligible for licensure in California and demonstrate excellent written and oral communication skills, clinical skills and teaching skills.
Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Applicants should submit a letter of intent describing teaching and research activities/goals, curriculum vitae, a brief statement describing your commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, and three letters of reference. Review of application materials will continue until the position is filled. Electronic submission of application materials is encouraged.
The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration in the College of Pharmacy is made up of 28 full-time faculty members. The College of Pharmacy prides itself on its innovative curriculum that fosters student-centered learning, critical thinking and problem solving. Founded in 1996, the College offers PharmD, MS, and PhD degrees and post-doctoral residencies and fellowships. In addition to the College of Pharmacy, Western University of Health Sciences consists of nine Colleges, including Osteopathic Medicine, Health Sciences, Graduate Nursing, Veterinary Medicine, Dental Medicine, Optometry, Podiatric Medicine, and Biomedical Sciences, and is one of the largest graduate schools for the health professions in California.
Western University of Health Sciences seeks to recruit and retain a diverse workforce as a reflection of our core values to promote the discipline of learning and the art of caring in an environment that supports excellence in all faculty, staff, and students.
It is the policy of Western University of Health Sciences to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants, full-time and part-time without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, disabled veteran or Vietnam era veteran status, or any other basis protected by law. Members of groups that have been underrepresented in the health professions are particularly encouraged to apply for this position.
About Western University of Health Sciences
For 40 years, Western University of Health Sciences has had a special mission: educating tomorrow’s health-care professionals with a combination of scientific excellence and a humanistic, compassionate approach to patient care. Located in Pomona in Southern California, WesternU is one of the largest graduate schools for the health professions in California. Alumni rank among the top leaders in health care and medicine throughout the country and the world. The University is home to more than 3,800 students in nine health sciences colleges and 20 degree programs, as well as more than 1,100 employees. Its main campus in Southern California is one of the most thriving enterprises in the Pomona and Inland valleys. The Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administration in the College of Pharmacy is made up of 28 full time faculty members. The College of Pharmacy prides itself on its innovative curriculum that fosters student-centered learning, critical thinking and problem solving. Founded in 1996, the College offers Pharm.D., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees and post-doctoral residencies and fellowships. All of our health care programs have professi...onal accreditations, and the University is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges.