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Faculty – Pharmacy Practice – Whittier Street Health Center

Faculty – Pharmacy Practice – Whittier Street Health Center

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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.


The faculty member performs teaching, service and scholarship activities on behalf of the University. The position includes the following responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the development of the clinical pharmacy service at the practice site.
  • Work cooperatively with colleagues at the practise site to administer the clinical pharmacy services. 
  • Maintain advanced knowledge in discipline and areas of expertise.
  • Provide experiential education to pharmacy students at the practice site.
  • Provide didactic instruction in PharmD programs in areas of interest and expertise.
  • Serve as a member of at least one University or department committee.
  • Attend and participate in monthly School of Pharmacy-Boston and Department meetings, University ceremonies and other major events.
  • Participate in University continuing education programs.
  • Conduct original research and related forms of scholarship in areas of expertise.
  • Publish study results, reports and reviews in peer-reviewed journals and present the results of scholarly pursuits at local and national pharmacy meetings.
  • Contribute to periodic review and revision of departmental course offerings.

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor.


Rank is commensurate with education and experience.



  • A Doctor of Pharmacy degree and residency
  • Active license to practice pharmacy in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
  • Residency and/or fellowship or equivalent experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to participate in a variety of usual academic roles


  • Candidates with teaching experience and extensive clinical and research experience are preferred.

Physical requirements:

  • Standing, sitting, manual dexterity, ability to move between offices and floors of buildings
  • Ability to meet deadlines and perform well under pressure
  • Ability to be physically in attendance at designated worksite during scheduled work hours and to work some evenings and weekends
  • Normal range of vision and hearing (with or without correction)
  • Ability to lift up to 5-10 lbs.

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 resume or 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.