The University of Saint Joseph School of Pharmacy and Physician Assistant Studies invites applications for a calendar year, tenure track faculty member with a focus on Medicinal Chemistry. The faculty member will contribute to the education, research, and service missions of the program, school, and university.
Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):
Design and deliver didactic and experiential courses in the areas of medicinal chemistry at the professional and graduate levels.
Participate in the professional development of the healthcare workforce.
Engage in collaborative research and scholarly endeavors.
Demonstrate scholarly activity through an established record of success in publication as applicable for tenure track faculty.
Lead and enhance academic programs through curricular planning, assessment, and participation on department, school, and university committees.
Advise and mentor professional pharmacy and graduate students.
Contribute to service activities that improve health and meet societal needs.
Ph.D. in Medicinal Chemistry or related discipline or equivalent research-based earned doctorate from an accredited institution required
Completion of post-graduate training or equivalent experience in an area related to the desired subspecialty required
High level of medicinal chemistry expertise.
Effective communication and organizational skills.
Commitment to academic and professional excellence.
Experience with and enthusiasm for the use of active teaching and learning strategies.
Demonstrated record of success in collaborative scholarly activities or exceptional promise as a scholar, as applicable to tenure track faculty.
Cultural competency to work with diverse student and/or employee populations.
Commitment to the mission of the University of Saint Joseph.
Physical ability to perform essential functions of the position, with or without reasonable accommodation.
The University of Saint Joseph is building a culturally diverse faculty & staff and strongly encourages applications from women and people of color.
The University of Saint Joseph, founded by the Sisters of Mercy in the Catholic tradition, provides a rigorous liberal arts and professional education for a diverse student population in an inclusive environment that encourages strong ethical values, personal integrity, and a sense of responsibility to the needs of society.At University of Saint Joseph, our mission statement profoundly resonates with our faculty and staff and serves as the foundation upon which our employment policy is built.We seek to attract, develop and retain individuals who are committed to our mission. We are committed to providing an environment where diverse talents, perspectives, experiences and contributions are recognized, and one that promotes the "growth of the whole person" with resources that enable employees to meet professional and personal life needs.