Title: 164-NN - Clinical Assistant Professor - Career
Business Title: Clinical Assistant Professor - Career
Employee Type: Faculty (+) (Fixed Term)
Job Family: Faculty - Academic - Not OT Eligible
Summary of Duties:
WSU College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is seeking to hire a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy. This position is a full-time, annual, non-tenure, career track, 12-month appointment. The primary site for this position is the Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital in Yakima, Washington, with emphasis in Acute Care.
Maintenance of an innovative clinical practice
Supervision of pharmacy students and residents during clinical rotations
Provision of instruction in various courses in the PharmD curriculum
Provision of service to the department, college, and university
Collaborating with college support personnel
Development and maintenance of a program of scholarship
Individuals with a strong commitment to an academic career and an interest in innovative teaching and clinical practice models are encouraged to apply. The faculty member will be expected to contribute scholarly work in their area of clinical expertise and support the college through participation in service-related activities according to the College's Promotion Guidelines. This is a one (1) year renewable appointment with a preferred start date of August 1, 2021. Subsequent renewals are subject to satisfactory performance, mutual consent, and available funding.
Candidates must possess a PharmD and have residency and/or fellowship training in one or more of the following areas: teaching, general pharmacy practice, acute care, ambulatory care, internal medicine, or family medicine. Equivalent training and/or experience will be considered. Additional expertise/experience in acute care, pharmacogenomics, diabetes management, or pain-management would be preferred. Eligibility for Washington pharmacist licensure required.
Position-Specific Qualifications (prior completion or within 30 days of hire):
Bloodborne pathogen training
BLS for Healthcare Providers
APhA immunization certificate
Completion of mandatory WSU training as outlined by the university and the department
CITI training recommended (WSU IRB)
WA pharmacist licensure
The WSU campus in Spokane houses the main office of the Department of Pharmacotherapy. The department supports WSU-affiliated residency programs at clinical sites in Spokane, Yakima, and Wenatchee. It also supports the doctor of pharmacy program at our extension campus in Yakima. The department integrates Yakima's clinical faculty members into all aspects of the college, including team-taught courses and precepting students during their advanced practice experiences. For more information on the department, college and WSU, see https://pharmacy.wsu.edu/ and https://pharmacy.wsu.edu/pharmacotherapy/.
The city of Yakima is located in south-central Washington, approximately half-way between Seattle and Spokane. The Yakima Valley offers the Pacific Northwest lifestyle benefits with more sunshine, less rain, and less traffic. Nearly every recreational activity is available in the valley or nearby, including outdoor sports, wineries, and theater. Yakima has two major hospitals to meet the community's needs. Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital is a nationally recognized, award-winning healthcare facility. It is a 225-bed acute-care community hospital, providing comprehensive medical, surgical, and critical care services. Over 300 physicians are on the hospital's medical staff representing more than 30 medical specialties and sub-specialties, including adult medicine and pediatric hospitalist programs. The Pharmacy Department provides 24 hour/7 days per week service and is staffed by 35 pharmacists and 40 technicians and support personnel. This position is one of two College of Pharmacy faculty positions at this institution. For information on Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital, see https://www.yakimamemorial.org/.
Apply online at https://hrs.wsu.edu/jobs/ Applications must include the following materials: 1) A letter of application describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience; and 2) A current curriculum vitae. Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application.
The screening of applications will begin on June 15, 2021, and continue until a suitable candidate has been identified. Inquiries only may be directed to Search Committee staff support at email@example.com
The primary site for this position is in Yakima, WA.
Monthly Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience FTE: 1.0 Tenure Track: No Permanent/Temporary: Temporary
Temporary End Date: This is a temporary position expected to end one year after date of hire. Renewal is dependent on the need for extension and/or if additional funding is secured to extend employment. Position Term in months: 12 City, State, Zip: Yakima, WA, 98902 Department Link: College of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences Background Check: This position has been designated by the department to require a background check. Screening Begin Date: June 15, 2021 Special Instructions to Applicants: At the time of application, please be prepared to submit the following materials: 1) A letter of application describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience; and 2) A current curriculum vitae
Applicants are required to include contact information for professional references within the application.
Required Documents: Curriculum Vitae and Cover Letter
Time Type: Full time
Position Term: 12 Month
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