Health Economics/Outcomes Research, Health Policy, Pharmacoeconomics/Health Economics
The Department of Pharmacy Administration at The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy is seeking an individual for a full time, tenure-track position for the rank of Assistant Professor.
Responsibilities for this position include: teaching at the professional and graduate levels, initiation of research projects, and participation in collaborative research projects of mutual interest. Areas of interest may include pharmaceutical marketing, pharmacy management, practice research, pharmacoeconomics, pharmacoepidemiology, outcomes research, health policy, or social behavioral research.
The successful applicant will have opportunities to collaborate with eight full-time pharmacy administration faculty and to capitalize on collaborative relationships with faculty in other academic departments on campus. In 2017, the University of Mississippi initiated Flagship Constellations, including Community Wellbeing and Big Data, which are designed to bring together a wide range of faculty from across campus to address some of the most difficult and complex problems facing our nation and world. The successful applicant will also enjoy affiliation with the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and collaborative opportunities with the Center for Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management, a center of excellence in pharmaceutical marketing, pharmacy management, and medication use outcomes research, and is home to Medicare, Medicaid and other data that support its research mission. The position offers the potential for growth in an established program committed to excellence in pharmacy and graduate education.
The desired start date is July 1, 2018 but is negotiable. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled or until an adequate applicant pool is established. The search will continue until a suitable candidate is selected.
Interested applicants should submit an application, letter of intent outlining his/her qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of at least three references through The University of Mississippi’s online employment site at https://jobs.olemiss.edu. For additional information please contact, Erin Holmes, PhD, Search Committee Chair, 662-915-5914, firstname.lastname@example.org. The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.
A Ph.D. or comparable degree in pharmacy administration, health services research, or related field is required by the time of employment. Experience in or knowledge of the health care system and/or the field of pharmacy is required.
About University of Mississippi
Founded in 1848, the University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) is the flagship university for the state of Mississippi. A world-class public research university, the institution has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and innovative research. With more than 21,500 students, Ole Miss is the state's largest university, with a major medical school, a nationally recognized law school and 15 academic divisions. It has been ranked as one of America's best college buys by Forbes and one of the best places to work by the Chronicle of Higher Education. The university's Honors College has been named one of America's finest.