PCOM is committed to preparing graduates for the ever-changing landscape of healthcare. We are looking for proactive, engaged, and innovative individuals to help define and shape the future of pharmacy education.
Hired individuals will have the responsibility to contribute to the college's commitment to the advancement of knowledge and intellectual growth through teaching and research, and to the well-being of the community through leadership and service.
PCOM School of Pharmacy is seeking a qualified individual for a full-time, assistant/associate professor, tenure-track faculty position in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences specializing in either pharmacokinetics, pharmacology, toxicology, pharmaceutics and/or biopharmaceutics. Faculty rank and salary will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.
The successful candidate will be expected to advance the mission and goals of the department and school, with a demonstrated ability to initiate or continue an extramurally-funded research program. Candidates are also expected to teach pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences to Doctor of Pharmacy students as part of a team-taught curriculum.
This position is located in Suwanee, GA on the PCOM Georgia Campus.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:
Develop and maintain a highly immersive student learning environment in the Doctor of Pharmacy program.
Develop and maintain an extramurally funded research program and participate in a collaborative, interdisciplinary research with other faculty in PCOM SOP
Contribute to the service needs of the school, participating on school and college-wide committees, and in student advising.
Other duties as assigned by the department chair.
*Applicants must be authorized to work in the U.S. and pass a criminal background check.
A Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Pharmacokinetics/ Pharmaceutical Sciences / Pharmaceutics or a closely related discipline required.
A B.S. degree in pharmacy or PharmD. is preferred but not required.
Two years of postdoctoral training or teaching experience
Desirable qualifications at the Assistant Professor level include:
Postdoctoral experience in pharmacokinetics and/or Pharmacology.
Prior academic teaching experience.
Successful record of peer-reviewed publications in pharmacokinetics, pharmacology and other life sciences related journals.
Evidence of an ability to establish an extramurally funded research program.
Desirable qualifications at the Associate Professor level include:
Prior teaching experience at the Assistant Professor level in a School of Pharmacy.
Proven record of scholarship
Establishment of independent extramurally funded research program
Evidence of committee leadership.
All applications MUST include:
Letter of intent
Statement of teaching
PCOM is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration. We adhere to a policy that prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, creed, national or ethnic origin, citizenship status, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected class.
About Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine (PCOM) is dedicated to the education of students in medicine, health and behavioral sciences. The College fosters the growth of the osteopathic profession by training physicians through programs of study guided by osteopathic medical tradition, concept and practice. PCOM is committed to the advancement of knowledge and intellectual growth through teaching and research, and to the well-being of the community through leadership and service.