Department Name: 7K700:PHARMACY PRACTICE & SCIENCE
The College of Pharmacy at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a tenure-track, open rank faculty position. This position was established to develop/maintain an active research program in implementation and dissemination science and methodology of alcohol and substance use disorders (ASUDs).
Securing extramural funding to support implementation and dissemination research in ASUDs, as well as developing collaborations and building partnerships to integrate implementation science into practice-based and clinical research, will be instrumental to success in this position. This position will assist in advancing the knowledge of implementation and dissemination science both locally and nationally.
The faculty member will be expected to participate in the professional and graduate teaching programs of the College of Pharmacy and other colleges, and provide service to the Colleges and University through committees and other assignments as appropriate. This position will mentor graduate students and junior faculty as appropriate based on rank.
Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience
Please include the following, along with application: curriculum vitae, letter of application describing career goals (upload under Cover Letter ) and synopsis of future research (upload under Specific Request 1)
Applications will be reviewed immediately, and will continue until the position is filled.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Commitment to development of and scholarly participation in implementation science research programs and a collaborative orientation toward University, community and state activities that enhance the health of the citizens of Kentucky
Strength in team building, as appropriate based on rank
Experience in mentoring junior faculty, as appropriate based on rank
Position Time Status: Full-Time
PharmD, MD, PhD in a related field
Required Related Experience:
A developing or sustained record of scholarly achievement in implementation science, as appropriate based on rank
Strong track record of acquiring extramural research funding or potential to acquire extramural funding as appropriate based on rank
Required License/Registration/Certification :
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.
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