The College of Pharmacy at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science invites applications for a pharmacy practice faculty position (non-tenure track) at the Assistant/Associate Professor level. The faculty member will have a practice focus in Cardiology or Hematology/Oncology/ Stem Cell Transplant (SCT). The position will be filled with the best candidate. Successful candidates should have a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and be licensed or eligible for state licensure. Candidates should have successfully completed post-graduate residency programs in pharmacy practice (PGY-1) and cardiology or hematology/oncology (PGY-2; or have equivalent or strong experience in the specialty). Strong consideration will be given to candidates who are Board Certified. Teaching experience should be consistent with assistant or associate professor rank. Candidates with research experience, a strong interest in interprofessional education, and a commitment to scholarly activity are also highly desirable.
Candidates will join a progressive clinical practice at Rush University Medical Center (RUMC) in downtown Chicago. In Cardiology, the specialist will have a practice focus in heart failure, with opportunities to support both the inpatient service and outpatient clinic. As part of the Hematology/Oncology team, the Clinical Specialist will have opportunities to see patients on the different services, including inpatient adult hematology/oncology, inpatient stem cell transplant therapy and outpatient stem cell transplant clinic.
Additionally, pharmacists in either area will attend and participate in inpatient rounding with a multidisciplinary team, attends and participates in interdisciplinary weekly service meeting while also precepting pharmacy students and residents. Other teaching responsibilities include providing innovative, classroom education to pharmacy students and other health care professional students in an interprofessionally-based curriculum. Candidates will also be expected to participate in research/scholarly activities and service to the College and profession.
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, a national leader in interprofessional medical, and healthcare education is situated on an attractive 85-acre campus in North Chicago, Illinois, approximately 35 miles north of Chicago. Rosalind Franklin University is presently composed of five Schools: the Chicago Medical School, College of Health Professions, Dr. William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine, the College of Pharmacy, and the School of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies. The College prides itself on its integrated, interprofessional curriculum, research program, and community service, as well as having an inviting atmosphere and culture. The College and University also value a diverse, multicultural faculty and student body.
Inquiries regarding this opportunity should be directed to Jamie Dillig, search committee chair at firstname.lastname@example.org. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter addressing your qualifications for the position and teaching philosophy; a current curriculum vitae, and the names of three professional reference contacts electronically at the provided web address.
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.