The Western University of Health Sciences, College of Pharmacy is recruiting for a tenure track Assistant Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The candidate for this position should hold a Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics or a closely related field.1. Responsible for assisting in the establishment of curriculum, subject matter, and methods of instruction and those aspects of student life which relate to the educational process.2. Establish and maintain an active research program in their area of expertise. Promote, by example, a general atmosphere within the College of respect for knowledge, thought, and inquiry.3. The faculty member has the right and obligation to participate in scheduled meetings of the General Faculty. Election to the Faculty Senate and election or appointment to committees should be considered a privilege, and faculty members are encouraged to share in these responsibilities.4. Contribute to the planning, development, and evaluation of courses and academic programs within the College.5. Support the organizational goals and objectives of the College of Pharmacy and Western University of Health Sciences.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
The individual must possess the following knowledge, skills, and abilities or be able to explain and demonstrate that he/she can perform the essential functions of the job, with or without reasonable accommodation, using some other combination of skills and abilities:1. Expertise in the area of Pharmaceutical Sciences, with the ability to successfully establish a research laboratory, and demonstrate productivity via scholarship and funding.2. Ability to communicate effectively both with groups and individuals.3. Ability to interact effectively with people of all backgrounds, including students, administration, faculty, and staff.4. Ability to handle detail-oriented assignments and maintain confidentiality.5. Ability to handle a wide range of responsibilities in the college environment.
Ph.D. degree in Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics or a closely related field.
Preference will be given to those individuals possessing experience in teaching and/or research; publications; and presentations.Completion of a Post-Doctoral Fellowship is preferred.
List comments regarding work hours:
Work hours are dependent on the curricular and research demands and duties of the Assistant Professor.