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Adjunct Faculty - Pharmacy Practice Laboratory

Adjunct Faculty - Pharmacy Practice Laboratory

ID 
2018-2925
# of Openings 
10
Job Locations 
US-MA-Worcester
Category 
Adjunct Faculty

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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

Adjunct Faculty laboratory instructors work with university faculty to provide assistance and guidance to and assess the work of students enrolled in the Summer Professional Practice Laboratory (PPP Lab) course in the accelerated Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum. The course duration is May 21st through July 27th, Monday through Thursday, from 7:30 a.m. through 12:00 p.m. Adjunct faculty are asked to commit to one lab session per week, ideally on the same day each week.

 

Additional hours are available for adjunct faculty able to stay for scheduled afternoon review sessions.

Qualifications

Required:

 

  • A minimum of a B.S. in Pharmacy
  • A minimum of one year of experience as a licensed pharmacist in the U.S.
  • Active pharmacy license(s) in good standing wit respective Board(s) of Pharmacy
  • Knowledge of how a pharmacy works (e.g., drug dispensing, calculations, pharmacy law, communicating with patients and other healthcare providers, etc.)
  • Ability to work with computerized pharmacy systems and drug information databases
  • Good communication and teaching skills

Desired:

 

  • Previous higher education teaching experience
  • Prior experience with a Professional Pharmacy Practice lab

 

Please attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae. No phone calls, please. Principals only.  No relocation available. 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.