Clinical Assistant Professor-Department of Pharmacotherapy
Employee Type: Faculty
Position Number: 076145
Work Location: Spokane
Summary of Duties: WSU College of Pharmacy is seeking to hire (1) full-time, annual, non-tenure track, 12 month appointment for a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacotherapy. The successful candidate will develop and implement didactic activities that foster the development of our PharmD candidates, their pharmacy knowledge and skills, verbal/written communication, and the clinical application of their knowledge and skills in various courses.
Serving as the instructor of record for courses in the PharmD curriculum as needed
Collaborating with other instructors of record to ensure continuity of clinical content
Mentoring pharmacy practice residents and teaching fellows during their teaching experiences
Precepting 4th year student pharmacists completing elective teaching rotations
Developing and overseeing team-based learning activities
Developing and maintaining a program of scholarship
Providing service to the college and university as needed
The appointment is a one year renewable appointment beginning July 1, 2019. Individuals with a strong commitment to an academic career and an interest in teaching innovative practice models are encouraged to apply. The faculty member will be expected to develop a program of continuous and sustained scholarship in their area of interest.
Required Qualifications: Candidates must possess a PharmD and have residency and or fellowship training in one of the following areas: teaching, general pharmacy practice, ambulatory care, internal medicine or family medicine. Equivalent training and/or experience will be considered.
Eligibility for Washington pharmacist licensure required.
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