The University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy is seeking a highly motivated, creative and dedicated individual for a full-time, calendar year, non-tenure stream faculty position at the rank of instructor/assistant/associate/professor in the Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics. The successful applicant will actively contribute to patient care at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) and the School of Pharmacy through innovation in the dynamic care of the oncology patient population. The faculty member will be expected to enhance patient centered outcomes in patient care areas at UPMC Magee by enhancing oncology pharmacotherapy management and potentially collaborate with other oncology services. Experience with protocol development and clinical research is preferred. Additionally, there will be an expectation to teach in the professional curriculum, including large and small classroom teaching with active learning techniques such as simulation based learning, standardized patients, and problem based learning. The faculty member will also serve as a preceptor for students and residents. Development of i successful scholarship program with a focus in patient care and education is expected. The ideal candidate will have a PharmD with a minimum of three years of experience in oncology; residency and/or fellowship training in oncology; board certification is highly desired. Other qualifications and experiences will be considered. Applicants must be licensed or eligible for licensure in Pennsylvania. Rank and salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The School of Pharmacy, a leader in education, practice and research, is one of six schools of the health professions located in the Oakland campus. The School of Pharmacy partners with UPMC, one of the leading integrated health care delivery networks in the country, to provide state of the art pharmacy services and patient care. The Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics is fully integrated with UPMC and provides leadership and management of pharmacy services and clinical programs including Antibiotic Management Program, Ambulatory Care Programs, Transplantation, Critical Care, and Cardiology. The Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics and UPMC is home to twelve accredited residency programs, pharmacy fellowship training programs, and the Grace Lamsam Pharmacy Program for the Underserved. For more information about the School of Pharmacy, visit http://www.pharmacy.pitt.edu.
Assignment Category: Fulltime-Regular
Application Process : Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, four letters of reference, and one-page summaries of teaching philosophy, clinical practice accomplishments, and research interests to: Bonnie Falcione, PharmD, BCPS (AQ-ID) Associate Professor and Search Committee Chair Department of Pharmacy and Therapeutics University of Pittsburgh School of Pharmacy 727 Salk Hall, 3501 Terrace Street Pittsburgh, PA 15261 Phone: 412-624-1290 and email: email@example.com The University of Pittsburgh is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and values equality of opportunity, human dignity and diversity. EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled
Child Protection Clearances: The following PA Act 153 clearances and background checks may be required prior to commencement of employment and as a condition of continued employment: PA State Police Criminal Record Check, FBI Criminal Record Check, PA Child Abuse History Clearance.
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Internal Number: 18001835
About University of Pittsburgh
Founded in 1787, the same year the U.S. Constitution was signed, the University of Pittsburgh is one of the oldest institutions of higher education in the United States. One of three state-related research universities in Pennsylvania, Pitt is a member of the Association of American Universities (AAU), which comprises 62 preeminent doctorate-granting research institutions in North America.Pitt faculty members have expanded knowledge in the humanities and sciences, earning such prestigious honors as the National Medal of Science, the MacArthur Foundation’s “genius” grant, the Lasker-DeBakey Clinical Medical Research Award, and election to the National Academy of Sciences and the Institute of Medicine. Pitt scientists have defeated polio, unlocked the secrets of DNA, lead the world in organ transplantation, and pioneered TV and heavier-than-air flight, among numerous other accomplishments.Pitt students have earned Rhodes, Goldwater, Marshall, and Truman Scholarships, among other highly competitive national and international scholarships.Alumni have pioneered MRI and TV, won Nobel and Pulitzer Prizes, led corporations and universities, served in government and the military, conquered Hollywood and The New York Times bestsellers list, and won Super Bowls and NBA championships.