The University of Utah College of Pharmacy, in collaboration with Smith's Pharmacy, is seeking nominations and applications for a clinical track faculty member and clinical pharmacist who will practice at Smith's Pharmacy. This full-time clinical track position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and will be available in Fall 2021.
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Responsibilities of the position are summarized below:
Teaching (40%): The faculty member will be expected to teach in the didactic curriculum of the College of Pharmacy, will coordinate 1-2 courses, and will serve as a clerkship preceptor for pharmacy students.
Clinical Practice (50%): The faculty member’s practice site will be in the area of Smith's Pharmacy in Salt Lake City. The faculty member will be responsible to a Smith's Pharmacy Manager for practice responsibilities and will work together with pharmacists and technicians employed by the practice site. Practice site activities will include providing direct patient care services including immunization, health coaching, medication management and other advanced clinical services, consulting with patients and providers regarding drug therapy, and supporting day-to-day operations of the department.
Scholarship (5%): Faculty are expected to participate in producing scholarly works, which may include clinical research, outcomes research, review articles, book chapters, and case reports. Presentations at local, regional, and national meetings will also be expected.
Service (5%): Participation on college, department, and university committees is expected. In addition, faculty members serve as advisors to student organizations, and are expected to be active in local and national professional service.
Salary is commensurate with experience.
Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.
For further information regarding the University of Utah College of Pharmacy, please visit the following website: www.pharmacy.utah.edu.
Please email the search committee chair listed below to coordinate and schedule interviews for the 2020 ASHP Midyear Clinical Meeting during the Personal Placement Services (PPS) through email.
Elizabeth Bald, PharmD, BCACP | she, her, hers Assistant Professor (Clinical), Department of Pharmacotherapy Clinical Pharmacist, Madsen Family Health Clinic
Applicants should hold a PharmD degree and have completed a PGY1 residency, preferably in the area of community pharmacy.
Applicants should demonstrate excellence in clinical practice, have a strong desire for teaching and scholarship in an academic environment, and demonstrate the ability to initiate clinical pharmacy services in a community pharmacy setting. Pharmacist licensure or eligibility for licensure in Utah is required.
Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, or status as a Protected Veteran. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination policy or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801)581-8365.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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