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Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty - Pharmacokinetics

Husson University
Bangor, Maine, United States
7 days ago

Description

The Husson University School of Pharmacy in Bangor, Maine is seeking a highly motivated full-time (9-month) faculty member for a position in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences. The primary responsibility of this position is the scholarly teaching of pharmacokinetic-related topics. Applicants should have a broad knowledge of pharmacokinetics, particularly with clinical applications.  Additional expectations include conducting research, advising students, and participating in the academic life of the School and University. All faculty ranks (Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, and Professor) will be considered. Salaries are competitive and commensurate with education and experience. Evaluation of applications will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.    

The Husson University School of Pharmacy offers a traditional 4-year professional program. Students can enter via an undergraduate pathway, earning a BS in Health Sciences and a PharmD in 6 years, or enter the professional program directly with the appropriate prerequisites. Husson University is committed to delivering premier professional programs that emphasize experiential learning, interprofessional education, and student success. In addition to the School of Pharmacy, Husson University offers healthcare degree programs within the College of Health and Pharmacy from the Schools of Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Nursing. Together these programs constitute nearly one-third of the University’s enrollment.

Husson University is a private institution of approximately 3,700 undergraduate and graduate students located in Bangor, Maine. Bangor has been ranked as one of the top 50 small cities in the U.S. as it offers a safe, affordable community with excellent education, healthcare, easy access to major urban centers, and a wealth of outdoor recreation opportunities. Year-round activities can be enjoyed on the numerous lakes, trails, and ski areas. Bangor is within an easy drive to the ocean and the nearby mountains of Acadia National Park.


Requirements

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

A faculty member’s responsibilities are detailed in the Faculty Handbook with a primary focus on coordinating and delivering didactic education in the pharmacy curriculum, which includes instruction in pharmacokinetics, assistance with recitation-style discussions for pathophysiology and pharmacology courses, and delivery of an elective in the faculty member’s area of expertise.  The successful applicant is expected to collaborate with clinical and science faculty in the delivery of the pharmacy curriculum.  The faculty member will also participate in school, college, and university committees, advise pre-pharmacy and pharmacy students and participate in ceremonies celebrating student milestones. 

EDUCATION:

A Ph.D., PharmD, MD, or other appropriate biomedical terminal degree is required. Preference will be given to those candidates who have studied and mastered the fields of pharmacology, pharmaceuticals, and/or pharmacokinetics.
 
Evidence of research and/or scholarly activity is required. 

Previous teaching experience in a school or college of pharmacy is preferred.

To perform this job successfully, the faculty member must be able to perform each duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the functions.
 
The individual must have the following skills: 

1. Well-developed computer and technology skills appropriate for teaching and related academic tasks.
2. Possess excellent:
    a. Written and verbal communication skills
    b. Organizational skills
    c. Assessment and evaluation skills
3. Ability to provide an engaging learning environment for students.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59989516
  • Location:
    Bangor, Maine, United States
  • Position Title: Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty - Pharmacokinetics
  • Company Name: Husson University
  • Job Function: Faculty
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: Ph.D.
  • Min Experience: None
  • Required Travel: 0-10%
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