Assistant/Associate Professor - Pharmacy, Knoxville - 200000016L
This Position Is Located In KNOXVILLE, TN
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy seeks nominations and applications for a position as Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy for its campus at the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, Tennessee. The position, available on or before July 1, 2021, is a full-time, non-tenure track appointment.
At the time of appointment, successful applicants will hold a Pharm.D. degree and have completed a Pharmacy Practice Residency (PGYI) and a specialized residency (PGY2) or fellowship or have equivalent training or experience in adult infectious diseases pharmacy practice. Applicants with 3 to 5 years of experience as faculty at the assistant, associate, or full professor level are desired. In addition, training and experience in adult infectious diseases pharmacy practice will be given preferential consideration. Candidates must be eligible for pharmacist licensure in Tennessee. The applicants should demonstrate excellence in written and oral communication, clinical skills, and teaching. Experience with delivering clinical service in an integrated, decentralized pharmacy system through an infectious diseases consultation service and antimicrobial stewardship program is highly desirable. Demonstrated ability to produce scholarly activity in an academic setting in the form of per reviewed publications and journals is desired. Board-certification or eligibility for board-certification with added qualification in infectious diseases is preferred.
Typical responsibilities of the position are summarized below:
Teaching: Teach and coordinate courses in the PharmD curriculum, lead small group courses, deliver didactic lectures and team-based discussions, and perform other tasks as assigned by the Department Chair or designee. Serve as a rotation preceptor for PharmD students. Serve as a preceptor and mentor for PGY-1 and PGY-2 pharmacy residents.
Scholarship: Develop an active program of scholarship that allows for annual contributions to the literature in peer-reviewed publications. Seek and apply for external funding. Presentations at national, regional and local meetings are expected.
Service to the University: As directed by the Department Chair, participate in College, Department, and University/ Campus committees. As appropriate, serve on University of Tennessee Medical Center Committees or Councils.
Clinical Service: Provision of clinical service in Infectious Diseases within the integrated decentralized pharmacy service at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. In partnership with the University of Tennessee Medical Center Infectious Diseases Pharmacist Specialist, this position provides care to patients of the Infectious Diseases consultation service, as well as involvement in antimicrobial stewardship.
The salary will be commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
. Qualified applicants should upload a letter of intent, current curriculum vitae and names and addresses of three references along with their application.
For further information regarding the University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy and the University of Tennessee Medical Center in Knoxville, please see: http://www.uthsc.edu/pharmacy and http://www.utmedicalcenter.org
Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action.
UT is ideally located in beautiful East Tennessee, at the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, affording metropolitan conveniences coupled with rural charm.
Primary Location US-Tennessee-Memphis
Organization Admin-College Of Pharmacy
Job Posting Oct 19, 2020, 9:39:40 PM
Internal Number: 200000016L
About UT Health Science Center
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.