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Job ID: 106986

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Administration
Duquesne University

Date Posted May 22, 2018
Title Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Administration
University Duquesne University
Department Division of Pharmaceutical, Social and Administrative Sciences
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
  • Pittsburgh, PA
    United States
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pharmaceutics
    Pharmaceutical Sciences

The School of Pharmacy at Duquesne University is seeking a qualified individual for a full-time, 12-month tenure-track position in the Division of Pharmaceutical, Social and Administrative Sciences with an expertise in one of the following: socio-behavioral research, pharmacoepidemiology, health outcomes, patient-reported outcomes, health services research, pharmacy management or health policy. The successful candidate will be expected to be actively involved in scholarship, innovative teaching, and service and participate in a collaborative, interdisciplinary research environment with other faculty in the school. Didactic teaching at both the professional (Pharm.D.) and graduate level is required.

Duquesne University’s School of Pharmacy opened in 1925 with an enrollment of just 50 students in a few rooms of Canevin Hall. Today, the School of Pharmacy enrolls more than 1,000 students in its six-year Pharm.D. program, nearly 130 in its weekend program, 10 post-Pharm.D. fellows and residents, and 65 M.S. and Ph.D. students. Nearly 100 percent of Duquesne student pharmacists have gained immediate placement in employment and advanced studies for more than two decades and have been given preferred status by pharmacy employers.

The School’s facilities now include Bayer Learning Hall (including state-of-the-art facilities that promote active learning), an entire floor of Richard King Mellon Hall, and a modern pharmaceutical technology and management laboratory, as well as two locations off of the main campus. To learn more about the School of Pharmacy, please visit

The successful candidate should possess a Ph.D. in social/behavioral, administrative and health management sciences, public health, or health outcomes. Additional Pharm. D. with advanced training in a social or administrative discipline (e. g., fellowship in pharmacy administration, pharmacoepidemiology or health outcomes) can be considered. A professional degree in a health-related discipline is desirable but not required. Applicants that are ABD will also be considered. Applicants with skills in statistics and/or programming (SAS, STATA, R) or work with large databases (claims, EMR or public) are desired.

Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty and staff that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals and enriches our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region’s HERC (

We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our university and its Spiritan heritage by visiting Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.

Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty and staff job applications electronically. The successful candidate will submit a letter of intent, a completed curriculum vitae (CV), and the names of three references complete with telephone and email contact information to While the position will remain open until filled, priority will be given to applications submitted by July 1, 2018. Applicants with questions about the position may contact Dr. Khalid M. Kamal at

  • Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.

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Contact Information

  • Marla D. Bradford
    Office of Human Resources
    Duquesne University
    600 Forbes Avenue
    Pittsburgh, PA 15282
  • 412-396-1403
  • 412-396-2236


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