The School of Pharmacy at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville invites applicants for a 12-month, clinical-teaching track position at the rank of Clinical Assistant Professor. The successful candidate will establish a high-level clinical practice with SIU School of Medicine’s new SIU Alton Family Medicine Residency Program at Southern IL Healthcare Foundation Alton. Inpatient services based at Alton Memorial Hospital with resident and faculty physicians will also be included as part of the clinical care of patients. The person in this position will provide vision and guidance within the area of Ambulatory Care/Primary Care pharmacy practice, mentor students and preceptors, provide instruction in the professional degree program, and participate in the experiential education of pharmacy students (APPEs), pharmacy residents, and medical residents. Faculty members in the School of Pharmacy must engage in scholarly activities as well as service to promote the profession and the mission of the school within the department, college, university, and community. The successful candidate must support and promote values that encourage inclusion, equity, and diversity within their teaching, scholarship, and service-related activities. Additional duties and responsibilities may be assigned based on the needs and goals of the School of Pharmacy and university.
The SIUE School of Pharmacy offers a professional program leading to the doctor of pharmacy (PharmD) degree, a concurrent PharmD/MBA program, a concurrent PharmD/MS Healthcare Informatics program, and a master’s degree in pharmaceutical sciences. By taking an experiential approach in each program, the School provides students with invaluable education in real-world settings. To learn more about our programs, visit our website at: https://www.siue.edu/pharmacy/
Terms of Appointment Twelve-month, renewable, clinical-teaching track position beginning July 2021.
Source of Funds State
Salary Commensurate with education and experience.
Application Process Applicants should submit a cover letter (to include a statement on teaching philosophy and a statement discussing experiences and/or competencies that support inclusion, equity, and diversity); curriculum vitae; transcripts; and three letters of reference* to: J. Mark Ruscin, Pharm.D. Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice SIUE School of Pharmacy 200 University Park Drive, Suite 220 Edwardsville, IL 62026-2000
Email: email@example.com (electronic applications sent as a single pdf file are strongly encouraged)
* Please ask references to send letters directly to chair via email.
Application Deadline Applications received by March 22, 2021 will receive highest consideration.
SIUE is a state university. Benefits under state-sponsored plans may not be available to holders of F1 or J1 visas. Applicants will be subject to a background check prior to an offer of employment.
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to an inclusive and diverse workforce. We will not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, national origin, religion, disability, age, marital status, sex, sexual orientation or veteran’s status. We encourage applications from women, minorities, protected veterans and people with disabilities.
SIUE is focused on the health and safety of our faculty and staff while remaining committed to serving our students with the excellence that is a hallmark of SIUE. Our Cougar Commitment plan provides both broad and specific actions that will allow SIUE to restore much of our campus’ energy through a safe and intentional science-based approach. The role of higher education continues to be critical to the well-being of our communities and sustainability. Our careful planning is a testament to the importance of that mission, our stewardship and responsibilities to help shape a changing world.
Dual Career Support for New Faculty The Career Development Center has partnered with SIUE's Toward an Inclusive Model of Excellence project to provide a variety of career services and resources to partners of new faculty who have relocated to the Greater St. Louis area. Visit them online at: Dual Career Support
Applicants for this position must possess a Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharm.D.) from an accredited U.S. school/college of pharmacy. The individual must also have an active pharmacy license in the state of Illinois or be eligible for licensure in the state of Illinois. Applicants must have completed at least one year of residency training (two years residency preferred), or have equivalent experience. Individuals having training and/or practice experience in ambulatory care, primary care, or family medicine settings will be preferentially considered.
Internal Number: FY21-059
About Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville is a nationally recognized university that provides students with a high-quality, affordable education that prepares them for successful careers and lives of purpose. Built on the foundation of a broad-based liberal education, and enhanced by hands-on research and real-world experiences, the academic preparation SIUE students receive equips them to thrive in the global marketplace and make our communities better places to live.
Situated on 2,660 acres of beautiful woodland atop the bluffs overlooking the natural beauty of the Mississippi River’s rich bottom land and only 25 minutes from downtown St. Louis, the SIUE campus is home to a diverse student body of more than 13,000 individuals.
SIUE is is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, as well as more than 30 additional accrediting agencies. In January 2019, SIUE was reclassified by The Carnegie Commission on Higher Education to the newly created doctoral/professional universities category.
Fully certified at the Division I level by the NCAA, SIUE is a member of the Ohio Valley Conference and the Mid-American Conference (MAC) (men’s soccer & wrestling).