SIUE Office of Human Resources
Campus Box 1040
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1040
Phone: (618) 650-2190
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Rendleman, Room 3210
Hours: M - F, 8 am - 4:30 pm
FACULTY STAFF EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Position #FY 13-52
November 12, 2013
HIRING UNIT: SCHOOL OF PHARMACY
TITLE/RANK: Chair, Pharmacy Practice
DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES: The successful candidate will be responsible for the activities of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, which includes fostering relationships between the pharmacy community and the School of Pharmacy to provide practice opportunities for faculty and professional experiences for students, provide oversight of the Office of Experiential Education, serve as mentor to practice faculty to encourage excellence in teaching and service and the development of multidisciplinary research activities. This position reports to the Dean, will serve as a member of the Dean's Advisory Committee and is expected to represent the school to both internal and external constituencies. This person will maintain an active teaching and scholarship program commensurate with the overall duties and responsibilities of this position.
TERMS OF APPOINTMENT: Fiscal, tenure and rank negotiable, beginning July 1, 2013 (negotiable), 100%
SOURCE OF FUNDS: State
SALARY RANGE: Competitive and commensurate with qualifications.
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Candidates should have an earned doctorate or equivalent in an appropriate discipline and a record of teaching and scholarly accomplishment commensurate with a tenured appointment in the School of Pharmacy. Eligibility for licensure as a pharmacist in the state of Illinois is preferred. All candidates should have an understanding of current pharmacy education and practice. Candidates should also have: a dedication to excellence in pharmacy education, scholarship and teaching, an interest in interdisciplinary initiatives with the SIUE Schools of Dental Medicine and Nursing, and the SIU School of Medicine, a commitment to equal employment opportunity and to the value of intellectual and cultural diversity, a leadership style that emphasizes openness, consultation, and shared governance; and dedication to seeking a balance between the scholarship of teaching and research and creative activities as criteria for distribution of rewards and benefits.
CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: Preference will be given to applications received by December 11, 2012. However, the search will continue until the position is filled.
SUBMIT LETTER OF APPLICATION, RESUME, TRANSCRIPT, AND REFERENCES TO:
Electronic submissions preferred: firstname.lastname@example.org or submit hard copies to:
Department of Pharmacy Practice Chair Search
C/O Randi Marie Penny
Office Support Specialist, Pharmacy Practice
SIUE School of Pharmacy
Campus Box 2000
Edwardsville, IL 62026-2000
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About the School of Pharmacy
Today's pharmacists improve patients' lives through the medication and education they provide. Dedicated to developing a community of caring pharmacists, the SIUE School of Pharmacy curriculum is nationally recognized as a model that offers students a unique combination of classroom education, research, community service and patient care.
The School of Pharmacy's areas of excellence include the Center for Drug Discover and Design; chronic pain research and practice; and diabetes research and practice. As the only downstate Illinois pharmacy doctorate program, the SIUE School of Pharmacy is addressing the growing need for highly trained pharmacists in a rapidly growing field.
Learn more at siue.edu/pharmacy.