The University at Buffalo (UB) Department of Pharmacy Practice is seeking an unqualified rank (tenure track) faculty member at the assistant, associate or full professor level in the area of clinical and translational pharmacotherapy (CTP).
Practice and/or research specialty/focus of the position: All therapeutic areas will be considered. These include HIV, Infectious Diseases, immunosuppressives, renal transplant, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics and pharmacometrics.
The faculty member will develop and engage in independent and collaborative scholarly activities in his/her area of expertise. Collaborative scholarship is strongly encouraged among faculty colleagues and site-based preceptors.
Teaching activities include provision of didactic teaching in CTP in required and elective courses, as agreed to with the Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice.
Service activities include service to the Department, School, and University (i.e., through active participation on committees), as agreed to with the Chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice.
Description of institution/organization:
The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at UB is ranked among the top pharmacy schools in the United States. It was founded in 1886, is the second-oldest component of UB, and is the only fully accredited pharmacy school in the State University of New York (SUNY) system. The University at Buffalo is SUNY’s largest and most comprehensive research-intensive university, and is its primary center for professional education and training, as well as a member of the Association of American Universities.
The University at Buffalo is a member of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC), a consortium of the region’s leading health care, research, and medical education institutions. The BNMC is dedicated to the development of a world-class medical environment for clinical care, research, education, and entrepreneurship. The Department of Pharmacy Practice, which is composed of 30 faculty members from diverse practice and scientific disciplines, collaborates with the Clinical and Translational Research Institute, a 15M award funded by NIH. The Department has a rich tradition of being at the forefront of clinical and translational research in pharmacy, and has an excellent history of NIH-funded investigators with strengths in HIV, bacterial infectious diseases, immunosuppressives, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics. The UB School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences encourages work-life balance and is committed to fostering and maintaining a diverse work culture that respects the rights and dignity of each individual.
Buffalo is the second-largest city in New York State and is located in the western region on Lake Erie, upriver of the majestic Niagara Falls. Known as the City of Good Neighbors, Buffalo boasts a resurging economy and a modest cost of living. Buffalo-Niagara is a region of 1.2 million people, with a comprehensive city-wide system of parks and green space that provide a plethora of outdoor activities in the summer, a variety of ski resorts for those passionate about snow sports in the winter, a vibrant theater and music community, great restaurants, and major and minor league sports teams. Buffalo is a great place to work, study, and live!
Qualifications include: a PharmD and postdoctoral training (Fellowship +/- PGY1/2 pharmacy residency); or Pharm.D. / Ph.D.
Candidates must be licensed, or eligible for licensure in NY State.
Candidates are expected to have a track record of research productivity commensurate with their level of experience. The department/school is especially interested in qualified candidates who can contribute, through their research, teaching, and/or service, to the diversity and excellence of the academic community.
Contact’s Name Dr. Brian Tsuji
Contact’s Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact’s Phone 716-645-4796