The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy invites applications for the Assistant Dean for Experiential Education. The successful applicant will be appointed as a non-tenure track clinical faculty member in the Pharmacy Practice Division at a rank consistent with qualifications and experience.
The successful applicant will provide leadership, coordination, and oversight of all Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPEs) and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPEs) in the College of Pharmacy. In this role, the individual will work with regional internship personnel in the College’s five Texas internship regions and supervise staff team members in the Office of Experiential Education. The individual provides leadership and oversight for all APPE rotation assignments, the recruitment, training, and development of preceptors, the maintenance of preceptor records, communication with preceptors regarding student performance on rotation experiences, promoting diversity in experiential education, conducts regional site visits, and maintains active affiliation agreements with all healthcare organizations where experiential education occurs. The Assistant Dean provides assurance that IPPE course coordinators are conducting IPPE courses in a manner that optimizes student experiential learning.
Teaching and service that supports the mission of The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is expected. The successful individual will have the opportunity to collaborate with tenure track and non-tenure-track faculty on research and scholarship.
Minimum qualifications include an earned Doctor of Pharmacy degree from an ACPE accredited school of pharmacy, two years of post-graduate residency training, and a minimum of five years of academic pharmacy experience, including supervision of student practice experiences. Previous administrative experience with experiential education is highly preferred. The successful candidate must be licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Texas and be able to demonstrate effective teaching.
This institution is using Interfolio's ByCommittee to conduct this search. Applicants may access this position at http://apply.interfolio.com/79587 and will be prompted to submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching statement, diversity statement, and a list of 3 references. Applications received before January 19, 2021, will receive first consideration, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
The University of Texas at Austin is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity at all levels. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability or veteran status. (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 Rules). Security sensitive; conviction verification conducted on applicant selected. If hired, you will be required to complete the federal Employment Eligibility Verification form, I-9. You will be required to present acceptable and original documents to prove your identity and authorization to work in the United States. UT Austin is a tobacco-free campus.
About The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy
The University of Texas at Austin College of Pharmacy is one of the premier institutions of pharmaceutical education and research in the country. Pharmacists have significant responsibility for managing drug therapy, counseling on medication use, and monitoring drug therapy outcomes. Our Doctor of Pharmacy program prepares future practitioners to meet these challenges as lifelong learners and leaders in drug therapy management. We offer graduate programs leading to research-focused M.S. or Ph.D. degrees in pharmacy including the inter-institutional Ph.D. program in translational research. An exceptional faculty brings cutting edge research and clinical expertise to the classroom and supervise student-learning experiences in both patient care and research. Our students are tomorrow’s pharmacy leaders. What starts here truly changes the world.