The College of Pharmacy at the University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center is seeking exceptional applicants to join our faculty. This is an open rank full-time 12-month (non- tenure track) faculty position for individuals ideally specializing in ambulatory care. Other therapeutic and clinical areas may be considered for excellent candidates. This faculty position will reside in the Department of Pharmacy Practice and Administrative Sciences.
The successful candidate in a Clinician Educator track position will establish an active clinic site that will also serve to precept APPE students (~50% effort). In addition, the faculty member is expected to mentor pharmacy residents as appropriate. Candidates will be expected to contribute to the scholarly and service missions of the College (~30% effort). A significant part of the service mission will be in the Office of Experiential Education and in particular preceptor and experiential site development. Academic responsibilities include teaching in the didactic professional curriculum (20% effort). Additional responsibilities include contributing to the vision, mission, and strategic plan of the College; mentoring, supervising and evaluating the activities and performance of students, residents, and support staff as appropriate. The individual will be expected to collaborate with other faculty and share the University and College’s values.
• Earned Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE accredited institution
• Completed post-doctoral residency training or equivalent experience
• Evidence of teaching experience
• Licensed or eligible for licensure as a Pharmacist in the state of New Mexico.
• Experience working in area of specialty
• A demonstrated record of teaching experience and mentoring in a relevant academic environment with diverse groups of students
• Evidence of excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Evidence of scholarship
• Evidence of leadership and committee service at the local and State level
• Licensed as a Pharmacist Clinician in New Mexico
A Profile of the UNM College of Pharmacy
Located in the historically rich and culturally diverse Southwest, the College of Pharmacy is part of the Health Sciences campus and works collaboratively with the School of Medicine, College of Nursing, UNM Hospitals, and UNM Cancer Research and Treatment Center in the state’s largest health complex. The College holds the distinction of having the most ethnically diverse student body in the nation. Unique programs within the College include the New Mexico Poison and Drug Information Center, UNM/NMSU Cooperative Pharmacy program, and the oldest training program in nuclear pharmacy in the country.
UNM offers exciting opportunities for inter-professional practice, research, and education. The College has 53 faculty and 474 preceptors throughout the state. Strong partnerships with the New Mexico Pharmacists Association, New Mexico Society of Health-System Pharmacists, and the New Mexico Board of Pharmacy have created disease state management programs and innovative practice opportunities including pharmacist clinicians with prescriptive authority. The College ranks 12th in NIH research funding and 22nd in overall research funding among the colleges of pharmacies in the United States. College faculty collaborate extensively across the university (UNM College of Nursing, School of Medicine [i.e., Departments of Family and Community Medicine, Internal Medicine, Neuroscience, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pediatrics, Psychiatry], College of Population Health, Department of Economics, and other Centers and Institutes in New Mexico [i.e., Center for Developmental Disabilities, Prevention Research Center, Center on Alcoholism Substance Abuse and Addictions (CASAA), Clinical and Translational Sciences Center (CTSC)]) as well as Los Alamos National Laboratory, Sandia National Laboratory VA Cooperative Studies Program, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute, and the MIND Research Network. In addition to a stimulating academic environment, the College is located in Albuquerque, in the Sandia Mountain valley. With more than 310 days of sunshine a year, Albuquerque has year-round recreational opportunities and more than 28,000 acres of open space.
For best consideration applications must be received by November 14, 2021, however the position will remain open until filled.
How to Apply: A complete application consists of: (1) current curriculum vitae; (2) a signed letter of interest that addresses each minimum and preferred qualification for the position; and (3) the names, addresses and contact information for three references.
For complete details of this position and to apply, access Faculty Posting at: http://unmjobs.unm.edu/ Reference Posting Req17421.
For inquiries regarding this position, please contact Anne DiBello, AaDibello@salud.unm.edu 505- 2720369.
UNM's confidentiality policy ("Disclosure of Information about Candidates for Employment," UNM Board of Regents' Policy Manual 6.7), which included information about public disclosure of documents submitted by applicants, is located at https://policy.unm.edu/regents-policies/section-6/6-7.html
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