Position Number: 330339/21-131 To apply: https://home.interfolio.com/11181
The Duquesne University School of Pharmacy seeks to fill a renewable 12-month non-tenure-track faculty position at the assistant professor or instructor level to teach pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences courses. We seek an outstanding teacher who can contribute to the didactic effort in the on-campus and online pathways in the professional pharmacy program (PharmD). The hired individual will be expected to teach multiple topics from the following subjects:
Pathophysiology and principles of drug action
Clinical significance of the basic pharmaceutical sciences
Duties and Responsibilities include:
· Teaching in the on-campus and online pathways in the professional pharmacy program
· The applicant would be expected to be able to teach in at least 3-4 of the above listed areas, as well as potentially develop electives in more specific areas of interest.
· Proficiency teaching in a large class setting is expected.
· Participation in School and University committees will be required.
· Supporting student success through advising and coaching is also an expectation.
· PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences or in a related discipline, or PharmD with MS and/or postgraduate training
Relevant teaching experience at the college or PharmD level and/or pedagogy training is viewed as an advantage. Preference will be given to applicants who have participated in the development of academic classes and/or curricula.
Alternately, the successful candidate may possess any equivalent combination of experience and training, which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities required to perform the essential job functions. This includes commitment to the University’s values of diversity, equity and inclusion, and recognition of the importance of treating each individual with dignity and respect consistent with the University’s Mission. Additionally, applicants must have demonstrated experience with, and understanding of, the broad diversity of the University community (students, faculty, staff and others).
We seek candidates whose experience has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to engagement and inclusion of culturally diverse audiences in higher education.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the University Community.
Ability and willingness to contribute actively to the mission of the University and to respect the Spiritan Catholic identity of Duquesne University. The mission is implemented through a commitment to academic excellence, a spirit of service, moral and spiritual values, sensitivity to world concerns, and an ecumenical campus community.
Internal Number: 330339/21-131
About Duquesne University School of Pharmacy
Founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit, Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Its Mission Statement commits the University to “serving God by serving students through commitment to excellence in liberal and professional education, through a profound concern for moral and spiritual values, through the maintenance of an ecumenical atmosphere open to diversity, and through service to the Church, the community, the nation and the world.