The University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy invites applications for a 12-month faculty position at the ranks of Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (CHS) in the Pharmacy Practice Division. Applicants for this position must hold a PharmD or advanced clinical degree and be eligible for Wisconsin pharmacy licensure. Candidates must have completed a PGY1 pharmacy residency with at least one year experience post residency or equivalent clinical practice or academic experience; PGY2 residency and/or fellowship is preferable. Appointment as Associate or full Professor will require candidate’s credentials to meet criteria for rank at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
All practice and research interests will be considered; however, individuals with expertise and scholarly interests in an area of primary care are especially encouraged to apply (examples include but are not limited to family practice, internal medicine, pediatrics, population health, and women’s health). Responsibilities will include coordination of an Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPE) course and contribution to the teaching of evidence-based medicine throughout the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum. Additional didactic and experiential teaching in the successful candidate’s area of expertise is also expected.
It is expected that the successful candidate will develop a limited clinical practice that is complementary to his/her activities in scholarship and/or teaching, and precepting students and/or residents at the clinical practice site. Additionally, the successful candidate will be expected to establish a sustained program of publishable scholarly work.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a world-class academic institution that encourages, values and supports basic, applied, and interdisciplinary research and attracts scholars and students from around the world. The School of Pharmacy is located adjacent to the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, the 505 bed UW Hospital and Clinics, the William S. Middleton Veteran's Hospital, the 87 bed American Family Children's Hospital, the Paul P. Carbone Cancer Center, and the Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics. Clinics incorporating advanced pharmacy practice roles exist at the multiple clinic sites of UW Health in the Madison area, as well as at the Middleton VA Medical Center. Research collaborations are established between the University of Wisconsin's Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) Clinical and Translational Science Award (CTSA), the Marshfield Clinic, and other clinical hubs within the state. UW-ICTR leads the Midwest Area Research Consortium for Health, a research consortium of 7 CTSA institutions. The world headquarters of the EPIC electronic medical records corporation are located 10 miles from the School of Pharmacy.
The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy PharmD program is among the best in the nation, consistently ranking in the top ten US News and World Report's "Best Graduate Pharmacy Schools". The School of Pharmacy also hosts vibrant graduate student programs and an undergraduate degree program in Pharmacology and Toxicology. The School of Pharmacy and surrounding medical center complex are contiguous with the main campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, providing ready access to collaborators and research-related resources across the campus, as well as fitness centers, and the second largest collegiate sailing club in the nation. The University's retirement system is robust and fully-funded. Madison is a cosmopolitan medium-sized city of more than 250,000 and is uniquely situated on an isthmus between the area’s two largest lakes – a setting which offers impressive beauty and a compact and vital metropolitan area. As both the State capitol and home of the University of Wisconsin, Madison is a vibrant city boasting year-round, world-class recreational and entertainment opportunities, and convenient regional and national transportation options.
All applications should be received by January 14, 2019 to ensure full consideration with the appointments starting on or around July 1, 2019. Applicants should upload a cover letter/statement of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching philosophy, and a summary of recent and/or planned scholarship. Additionally, you will be asked to provide contact information for three references within the application system. At a future date applicants may be asked to provide at least three letters of reference.
For a complete list of duties and to apply, please refer to the following posting: https://go.wisc.edu/ppt19q
The School of Pharmacy encourages applications from candidates whose skills and/or background prepare them to work effectively across socially diverse workforces and economic classes. Women and underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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About University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
A global leader in pharmacy education, research, service and professional development, the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy has educated the world’s finest pharmacists and scientists for more than 130 years. Our constantly evolving curriculum, state-of-the-art facilities and commitment to hands-on learning mean our students graduate with a thorough education, grounded in the latest biomedical, pharmaceutical, social and clinical science, and the practical skills to advance tomorrow’s patient care.
Inspired by the Wisconsin Idea, the renowned faculty, groundbreaking research labs and institutes of the School of Pharmacy are united by a single mission: to enhance the health and quality of life of people in Wisconsin and around the world.