Applications are invited from qualified individuals with training and experience in ambulatory care or patient-centered medical home (PCMH) pharmacy practice for a fulltime, non-tenure-track, 12-month appointment at the rank of clinical assistant or associate professor in the West Virginia University School of Pharmacy with a secondary appointment in the School of Medicine. Faculty rank and salary are commensurate with academic background and practice experience.
The principal responsibility is to establish and maintain a direct patient care practice in the WVU Medicine PCMH in Morgantown, WV. As the pharmacist member of the inter-professional PCMH team, the faculty member will be responsible for comprehensive medication management for individual patients, especially for chronic diseases (e.g., diabetes group clinic, COPD clinic, asthma, anticoagulation, dyslipidemia, obesity, osteoporosis, hypertension, tobacco use disorder). The individual will also participate in population health and wellness activities such as developing medication use policies and procedures, creating and expanding chronic care management programs, pharmacy and family medicine resident teaching, and participating in quality improvement activities. The individual also has teaching, research/scholarship, and service responsibilities within the School of Pharmacy.
West Virginia University, founded in 1867, has a long and rich history as a public, land grant institution. WVU encourages scholarship, offers high quality academic programs while serving the state of West Virginia and the nation. WVU is located in Morgantown, West Virginia, has been ranked as a #1 Small City in America, with divisional campuses in Charleston, Keyser, Martinsburg, and Montgomery. WVU is a Research University (Highest Research Activity) and ranks among the top 100 public universities in the nation, including a top 15 ranking in most affordable tuition for out-of-state students. WVU offers 184 degrees throughout the 15 colleges and schools within the university. Areas of specialty include STEM education, healthcare in Appalachia, shale gas utilization, radio astronomy, and forensics. There are more than 32,000 graduate and undergraduate students along with 190,000 alumni worldwide who are pioneering, passionate, innovative, tireless and caring.