The University of Kansas, School of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice, invites applications for a full-time, 12-month nontenure-track position at the Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor rank, for either the Lawrence or Wichita campus. The position requires the establishment, maintenance, and/or advancement of a clinical practice in an ambulatory care, inpatient hospital, or other unique pharmacy practice setting. The Department of Pharmacy Practice expects its faculty to contribute to the mission and goals of the Department and School in the areas of teaching, scholarship, service and practice. Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with the qualifications and expertise of the individual.
The KU School of Pharmacy is a world-class research institution and one of the country's premier pharmacy schools. We train the pharmacists who serve the people of Kansas and researchers who help solve the world's most pressing medical problems. In addition to the Pharm.D. Program, the KU School of Pharmacy is home to the departments of Medicinal Chemistry, Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Pharmacology & Toxicology, and Pharmacy Practice. Through exemplary curricula and programs, the school encourages the advancement of patient-centered care to enhance health. The school maintains a leadership role in developing innovative technologies and pharmaceuticals and conducting drug therapy related research inclusive of basic, clinical and administrative sciences for the state, nation and world.
In a continuing effort to enrich its academic environment and provide equal educational and employment opportunities, the University actively encourages applications from members of underrepresented groups in higher education. KU's vision is to be an exceptional learning community that lifts each other and advances society. The Jayhawks Rising Strategic Plan was developed around three Institutional Priorities: creating a clear and ambitious direction to fulfill our mission to educate leaders, build healthy communities, and make discoveries that change the world. Additional information is available at https://jayhawksrising.ku.edu/. The successful candidate must be eligible to work in the U.S. prior to the start of the position. This position can be located at either the University of Kansas Lawrence Campus or the University of Kansas Wichita Campus.
The University of Kansas is a Carnegie doctoral/research-extensive university with a $1.4 billion endowment and a faculty of 2,600. Current enrollment is 28,500 (19,000 undergraduate), with students drawn from 110 nations and all 50 states. The 1,000-acre main campus is in Lawrence, a community of 95,000 in hilly northeast Kansas that lies about 35 miles west of Kansas City and 30 minutes from the state capital, Topeka.. Lawrence has a thriving community with a wide range of activities/events