Department: COP Pharmacy Practice and Science 50000721
Reg-Temp: Full-Time Regular
The UNMC College of Pharmacy and Nebraska Medicine invite applications for a 12-month, tenure leading faculty position in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Science. We seek an expert in Community-Focused Health Outcomes Research. This position offers unique and exciting opportunities to advance the profession through innovative scholarship, teaching, and service. The Department seeks a dynamic individual that has a passion for community and ambulatory care pharmacy, rural health and/or health services research. The successful applicant will join a team of productive researchers focused on improving patient health and outcomes through innovative community-based interventions and safety programs. It is expected that the successful applicant will establish an independent and extramurally supported research program. Teaching is expected and will include coordination and instruction of courses in the professional program and the Health Services Evaluation & Research track of the graduate program. The position will support the Profession, The College of Pharmacy, Nebraska Medicine, and Department through service to committees and professional organizations.
Candidates who share our commitment to innovative teaching and practice, exceptional research, and leadership are encouraged to apply. Successful applicants will possess a Ph.D., Pharm.D., or equivalent experience, and, if applicable be eligible for pharmacy practice licensure in Nebraska. Excellent written and verbal communication and personal skills are required.
Interested individuals are requested to submit a letter of application with a brief description of practice goals, teaching philosophy, and research focus along with their curriculum vitae. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Please include three references and complete contact information.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska. Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges, two institutes and a graduate studies program, serving nearly 4,000 students in more than two dozen programs. Our physician assistant program was recently ranked ninth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our primary care program was ranked 17. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country.
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