Assistant or Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Emphasis in Internal Medicine

first_imgJob LocationMissoula,Montana, United StatesPositionTypeFull-Time/Regular Preferred QualificationsBoard certified as Pharmacotherapy Specialist or be eligiblefor the certificationExperience in education of pharmacy students or other healthprofession studentsExperience authoring clinical or scientific publicationsExperience in research/scholarship and/or active researchproject and extramural fundingExperience and credentialing in antimicrobial stewardship andtraining About UM and the Department ofPharmacy PracticeUM is located in picturesque Missoula, Montana, a vibrant communityof approximately 80,000 persons. It is the second largest city inMontana and is a hub for art, culture, and healthcare in WesternMontana. The 56-acre main campus is located at the base of MountSentinel and near the Clark Fork River. Outdoor opportunitiesabound in the nearby area. Approximately 12,000 students attend UMand the associated Missoula College.The Department of Pharmacy Practice is comprised of 13 tenure trackfaculty and 5 clinical faculty and fellows and numerous clinicalinstructors and affiliates located throughout the state of Montana.Students complete all required APPEs in the state and can choose tocomplete elective APPEs either in state or out of state. Class sizeis approximately 65 students.Nestled in at the base of Mount Sentinel and on the banks of theClark Fork River, UM campus is described as one of the mostbeautiful in the US. The region boasts unparalleled year aroundrecreational opportunities and a vibrant arts and culturecommunity. UM offers a unique opportunity for professional growthin a magnificent environment. The University of Montana offerseligible employees a generous benefits package that positivelyseparates UM from other local employers and offers many programsand policies to support work-life balance for its employees.UM provides a culture that values hard work, intellectualcuriosity, diversity, collegiality, innovative thinking, andteamwork, making it a great place to grow and developprofessionally. Located in the heart of western Montana’s stunningnatural landscape, UM attracts first rate teachers, researchers,and students from around the world. A city within a city – with itsown eateries, stores, medical facilities, banking and postalservices, and zip code – UM has an increasingly diverse populationand rich culture. The University of Montana is an EqualOpportunity/Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity as acore value. We support equal access and welcome applications fromindividuals of all backgrounds, experiences, abilities, andperspectives. This position is eligible for veterans’ anddisabilities preference in accordance with Montana State Law.Criminal Background Investigation is required prior to the Offer ofEmployment In accordance with University regulations, finalists forthis position will be subject to criminal backgroundinvestigations. ADA/EOE/AA/Veteran’s Preference Reasonableaccommodations are provided in the hiring process for persons withdisabilities. For example, this material is available inalternative format upon request. As an EqualOpportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applicationsfrom minorities, veterans, and women. Qualified candidates mayrequest veterans’ or disabilities preference in accordance withstate law. References: References not listed on theapplication materials may be contacted; notice may be provided tothe applicant. Testing: Individual hiring departments at UMmay elect to administer pre-employment tests, which are relevant toessential job functions. Employment Eligibility: All NewEmployees must be eligible and show employment eligibilityverification by the first date of employment at UM, as legallyrequired (e.g., Form I-9). Letter of Interest – addressing your qualifications andexperience related to the stated required skills for the position.A general letter salutation such as “Dear Search Committee” or“Dear Hiring Manager” is acceptable.Detailed Resume – listing education and describing workexperienceProfessional References – names and contact informationfor three (3) professional referencescenter_img How to ApplyPriority Application Date: Monday, March 1, 2021by 11:59 PM (Mountain Time)Complete applications received by the ‘Priority Application Date’will be guaranteed consideration. The position will remain openuntil filled. Candidates are required to submit the followingmaterials online.A complete application Includes: The University of Montana invites applications for a12-month fiscal year tenure-track Assistant or AssociateProfessor in Pharmacy Practice beginning July 2021. Theposition requires primary responsibility for teaching intherapeutics courses and pharmacy practice skills in the Doctor ofPharmacy (PharmD) curriculum as well as serving as a preceptor forrequired Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPE) in generalmedicine, which includes antimicrobial stewardship management. Thesuccessful candidate is expected to develop a research program andprovide service commensurate with a tenure-track position.Minimum Qualifications:Hold a Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) from an ACPE-accreditedinstitution or equivalent degreeEligible for pharmacy licensure in the state of MontanaPostdoctoral residency, fellowship or a minimum of 3 years ofexperience in an internal medicine practice settingEligible to precept pharmacy students in the state ofMontanaEvidence of the ability to develop, implement or maintainclinical programs to further pharmacy involvement in the clinicalsitePossess leadership and interpersonal skills to facilitateproductive team dynamics and professional growthEvidence of the ability to work effectively with otherhealthcare professionalsDetail orientedExcellent interpersonal skillsExcellent organizational skillsAbility to collaborate with both clinical and researchcolleagueslast_img read more