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Faculty - Pharmacy Practice

Faculty - Pharmacy Practice

ID 
2017-2785
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Worcester
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 Pharmacy Practice engages in teaching, service and scholarship activities on behalf of the University and serves in a clinical pharmacist role/faculty member in an ambulatory care setting. 

 

  • Develops and maintains pharmacy practice services at a practice site with the primary purpose of providing high-quality experiential education to PharmD students
  • Provides didactic instruction in the PharmD program in areas of interest and expertise, according to department need
  • Contributes to periodic review and revision of departmental course offerings
  • Conducts research and related forms of scholarship in areas of expertise
  • Publishes study results, reports and reviews in peer reviewed journals and presents results
  • Serves as a member of university, school, and department committees
  • Attends and participates in department meetings, faculty meetings, university ceremonies, and other major events
  • Collaborates with pharmacy administration and staff on patient care initiatives at the practice site
  • Maintains advanced knowledge in discipline and areas of expertise
  • Participates in university continuing education programs

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor.

 

Rank is commensurate with education and experience.

Qualifications

Required:

 

  • A Doctor of Pharmacy degree
  • Residency and/or fellowship or equivalent experience
  • Eligibility to practice pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Excellent communication skills

Desired:

 

  • Teaching experience
  • Extensive clinical and research experience

 

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.