The UNMC College of Pharmacy invites applications for the Director/Assistant Dean for Experiential Education position. This position offers unique and exciting opportunities to advance the profession through the development and oversight of innovative experiential education for professional students. The individual will be responsible for leading and managing the Office of Experiential Education (OEP), which oversees all aspects of experiential education (i.e., IPPE and APPE). The individual will work with the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs to insure compliance with ACPE standards related to experiential education.
Candidates who share our commitment to innovative teaching, practice, and leadership are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will possess a Pharm.D., current or previous experience as a preceptor and be eligible for pharmacy practice licensure in Nebraska.
Applicants with previous academic experience in experiential education may be eligible for appointment as an Assistant Dean. Excellent written and verbal communication and personal skills are required. The individual will report to the Dean of the College.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.