Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine – School of Pharmacy is seeking a qualified individual for a full-time, Vice Chair, and tenure-track faculty position in Pharmacy Practice at the Georgia campus (situated near the greater Atlanta area). The new School currently holds Candidate status with ACPE and will be enrolling its fourth class of students.
The Vice Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice provides support to the Chair of Pharmacy Practice for the development, implementation and evaluation of all aspects of the faculty that prepares students to become generalist practitioners of pharmacy and satisfies the educational requirements for licensure as a pharmacist. This includes identifying and conducting activities consistent with the mission, goals and objectives of the PharmD Program as established by the faculty, including but not limited to, professional and social knowledge, attitudes, skills, ethics and behaviors. The Vice Chair, Department of Pharmacy Practice also works with the Department Chair to ensure that the educational outcomes, policies and practices for the professional experience programs (and their related service functions) are of the highest quality, use resources effectively and are accessible to learners. He/she is also responsible for assisting in the identification and coordination of faculty development activities in cooperation with the Faculty Orientation, Evaluation and Development Committee.
Must have earned a doctorate in Pharmacy or a related discipline. 3 years of experience in academia of at least 3 years. Preference will be given to individuals holding a current Associate Professor title (not required for the position).
The review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Rank and salary are commensurate with qualifications and experience. To apply for the position, send via e-mail a letter of intent, a curriculum vitae, and names and addresses of three references, preferably from current or former supervisors to:
Department of Human Resources
625 Old Peachtree Road
Suwanee, GA 30024
Phone (678) 225-7515
Fax (678) 225-7519
PCOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer