The University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy, Pharmacy Practice Division invites applications for a 12-month Assistant Professor (CHS) faculty position. Applicants for this position must hold a PharmD or advanced clinical degree and be eligible for Wisconsin pharmacy licensure. Candidates must have completed a PGY1 pharmacy residency with at least one year experience post residency or equivalent clinical practice or academic experience; pharmacy administration residency, fellowship and/or graduate degree are preferable. All practice and research interests will be considered.
This position would be responsible for developing, implementing, teaching in, and coordinating thematic curricular pathways (i.e. specialized tracks, dual degree programs) through collaboration with other departments on campus. Other responsibilities include didactic teaching in the School’s professional programs, specifically but not limited to the Integrated Pharmacotherapy Skills course which focus on pharmacy practice skill development and evaluation.
It is expected that the successful candidate will develop a limited clinical practice that is complementary to their activities in scholarship and/or teaching, and precepting students and/or residents at the clinical practice site. Additionally, the successful candidate will be expected to establish a sustained program of publishable scholarly work.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a world-class academic institution that encourages, values and supports basic, applied, and interdisciplinary research and attracts scholars and students from around the world. The School of Pharmacy is located adjacent to the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, the 505 bed UW Hospital and Clinics, the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, the 87 bed American Family Children's Hospital, the Paul P. Carbone Cancer Center, and the Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics. Clinics incorporating advanced pharmacy practice roles exist at the multiple clinic sites of UW Health in the Madison area, as well as at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital. Research collaborations are established between the University of Wisconsin's Institute for Clinical and Translational Research CTSA, the Marshfield Clinic, and other clinical hubs within the state. UW-ICTR leads the Midwest Area Research Consortium for Health, a research consortium of 7 CTSA institutions. The world headquarters of the EPIC electronic medical records corporation are located 10 miles from the School of Pharmacy.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy PharmD program is among the best in the nation, consistently ranking in the top ten US News and World Report's "Best Graduate Schools". The School of Pharmacy also hosts vibrant graduate student programs and an undergraduate degree program in Pharmacology and Toxicology. The School of Pharmacy and surrounding medical center complex are contiguous with the main campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, providing ready access to collaborators and research-related resources across the campus, as well as fitness centers, the second largest collegiate sailing club in the nation, and downtown entertainment and fine dining. The University's retirement system is robust and well-funded. As both the State capitol and home of the University of Wisconsin, Madison is a vibrant city boasting year-round, world-class recreational and entertainment opportunities, and convenient regional and national transportation options.
All applications should be received by January 12, 2018 to ensure full consideration with the appointments starting on or around July 1, 2018. Applications should upload a cover letter/statement of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, and a summary of current and planned research. In addition, names and contact information of three references will be asked for within the application process. At a future date applicants may be asked to provide three letters of reference.
The School of Pharmacy encourages applications from candidates whose skills and/or background prepare them to work effectively across socially diverse workforces and economic classes. Women and underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
About University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
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