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Faculty - Pharmaceutics

Faculty - Pharmaceutics

ID 
2017-2754
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Boston
Category 
Faculty 12 Mo

More information about this job

Overview

For nearly 200 years, MCPHS University, formerly known as Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, has been at the forefront of innovation in the healthcare world. We take pride in our history, yet are motivated by a curiosity about the future. That’s why we are constantly updating our state-of-the-art labs, innovating our curriculums, and adding programs to coincide with the needs of an ever-changing healthcare landscape.

 

Faculty and staff continue to bring their talents and skills to MCPHS University to contribute to our mission of guiding and supporting students toward successful and sustainable careers in healthcare. Whatever position an employee holds, their efforts make an important impact on the overall quality of campus life. Employees are an integral part of a community that is proud of its heritage and the accomplishments that make MCPHS University a first-class educational institution.

Responsibilities

Faculty of Pharmaceutics teach in the PharmD, BSPS and graduate programs of the University, mentoring and engaging in scholarly activities in area of specialization with both graduate and undergraduate students, and participate in University, School and Departmental service activities.

 

  • Teach (didactic and laboratory) topics in pharmaceutics and pharmaceutical sciences in the undergraduate, professional PharmD and graduate programs offered by the department and School of Pharmacy
  • Conduct scholarly and publishable peer-reviewed research in area of expertise, preferably complementing departmental research strengths
  • Mentor and advise students (undegraduate and graduate) in their projects, thesis / dissertations
  • Hold regular weekly office hours for students
  • Attends and participate in graduate student seminar activities
  • Serves as a member of departmental/school/university committees, as assigned
  • Attends regular departmental, school and university faculty meetings and retreats as scheduled
  • Maintains current and advanced knowledge in discipline and area of expertise
  • Participate in the PharmD honors program and in the University SURF program
  • Attend Departmental, School and University functions

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor.

 

Rank is commensurate with education and experience.

Qualifications

Required:

 

  • PhD in Pharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics or related pharmaceutical sciences field (post-doctoral experience preferred)
  • Strong evidence of a commitment to teaching, scholarship with excellent communication, time management, organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to conduct independent research and work as a member of a team
  • Peer-reviewed published research in area of expertise
  • Teaching in a pharmacy / health science school preferred

 

MCPHS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including a substantial health/dental insurance subsidy, generous holiday/vacation policy, and a significant pension plan contribution.

 

Please attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. No phone calls, please. Principals only.  Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University’s diversity are welcome to apply.