Philadelphia College of Pharmacy (PCP) at the University of the Sciences invites applications for a 12-month, tenure-track faculty appointment at the Associate Professor level in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration. Successful candidates will be responsible for developing an active research program including research grants, which will include collaboration with faculty at PCP and the Mayes College of Healthcare Business and Policy at the University of the Sciences. Salary and rank are commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Primary teaching responsibilities include core courses in the Master’s of Science in Pharmacy Administration Program at PCP.
The successful candidate will have additional teaching responsibilities within the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum, such as pharmacoeconomics, and opportunities for elective course development in the candidate’s area of interest. In addition to research and teaching, the faculty member would serve the Department, College, and University by engaging in mentorship and service.Grant writing for research projects
Collaboration with faculty at PCP and Mayes College
Teaching courses related to the Masters of Science in Pharmacy Administration Program as well as the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum.
Mentorship is also a key component of the position. This position will come with a dual faculty appointment with Mayes College of Healthcare and Business Policy.
The successful candidate should possess a healthcare or economics-related degree with a strong preference for a PhD in a healthcare or economics-related discipline.
The successful candidate may also possess extensive career experience in pharmacoeconomics or health economics and outcomes.
Candidates should possess exemplary interpersonal and communication skills and demonstrate the ability to work collaboratively with multiple departments and colleges within the University.
The finalist will be required to successfully pass a background check.
Experience in pharmacoeconomics or health economics outcome research
How to Apply
The following application materials should be submitted online: a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae and three letters of recommendation. An official college transcript is also required as part of the application packet and can be sent electronically or to the mailing address:
Philadelphia College of Pharmacy Recruitment Committee Attn: Thaddeus McGiness 600 S. 43rd Street, Box 34 Philadelphia, PA 19104
About USciences University of the Sciences is home to 3,000 students and 24 majors, including three direct-entry doctoral health professions, 15 MS/MBA, seven Ph.D., and four post-baccalaureate certificate programs. The mission of the University is to educate students to become leaders and innovators in the sciences, health professions, and emerging related disciplines.
Additional Salary Information: 403b, medical, dental, vision, paid holidays/vacation/sick, inclusive community and great work life balance
At University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, students embark on a challenging learning experience in a proving ground for successful professionals in the science and healthcare-related fields. A private institution dedicated to education, research, and service, and distinguished as the nation’s first college of pharmacy, the University has produced leaders in the science and healthcare marketpla...ces since its founding in 1821. From treating, researching, and studying diseases and cures on a molecular level to the medicines that improve the lives of people worldwide, USciences is about moving life forward.The University has been and continues to be, an incubator for a thriving alumni network who share a passion for exploration and discovery in pharmacy, science, and healthcare as well as for governmental, business, and administrative professions. The results are rewarding, well-paying careers and discoveries across the pharmaceutical, medical, healthcare, and biotech spectrums worldwide.Students at USciences learn to excel in scientific analysis and to apply their skills to improving healthcare in the lives of people worldwide through such disciplines as pharmacy, biology, physical therapy, healthcare business, and health policy within the University’s five colleges:• Philadelphia College of Pharmacy• Samson College of Health Sciences• Misher College of Arts and Sciences• Mayes College of Healthcare Business and PolicyIn the course of its nearly two centuries of existence, the University has launched the careers of many innovative and pioneering individuals in the field of health care, including the founders of six of the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies. Names like:Lilly, Rorer, Warner, McNeil Wyeth, Burroughs, and Wellcome.