Fullerton, California – Marshall B. Ketchum University, a private not-for-profit health care professions university with the College of Optometry and School of Physician Assistant Studies in Orange County, is currently seeking a full-time faculty member for the College of Pharmacy. The College is dedicated to excellence in education, service to the community, and research/scholarship. Working together with an outstanding leadership team and small class size, the faculty member will realize the College’s goal of reimagining the future of health care with an emphasis on advanced pharmacy practice skills and interprofessional education.
This is a full-time, 12-month, faculty position at the ranks of Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor. Desired expertise includes, but is not limited to, ambulatory care, community pharmacy practice, transitions of care, family/internal medicine, and pharmacotherapy. The College seeks a forward-thinking faculty candidate with a commitment to excellence in teaching, practice, and research. The faculty member reports directly to the Department Chair of Pharmacy Practice. Successful candidates must demonstrate the ability to clearly articulate ideas, achieve shared goals, and possess strong interpersonal skills. Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, establishing a clinical practice site, precepting IPPE and APPE students, and mentoring pharmacy students in research projects. Teaching responsibilities include course coordination and instruction utilizing active learning techniques and student engagement. The successful applicant will also support College research initiatives and participate in service activities of the Department, College, and University. Candidates should have a terminal degree (PharmD or equivalent) and PGY1 residency training. Preference will be given to candidates with PGY2 and/or fellowship training, board certification, other credentialing, and/or previous academic experience.
- Terminal degree (e.g., PharmD or equivalent).
- Current California Registered Pharmacist Licensure or must be eligible for and complete licensure.
- Completion of a residency, fellowship program, and/or equivalent experience in pharmacy practice.
- Professional board certification(s) in a specialty is encouraged.
- Experience in teaching, professional practice, and scholarship is preferred.
- High degree of knowledge of current professional trends in pharmacy as related to clinical care and practice management.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
- Demonstration of ethical conduct, professionalism, interpersonal and leadership skills, and management abilities.
BENEFITS AND OTHER INFORMATION
MBKU provides an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, and life insurance, free vision exams, short and long term disability, generous paid time off plans, a university-sponsored retirement plan with a 9% contribution and an on-site fitness center located on the Fullerton campus. See our website under Employment for more details regarding benefits of working for MBKU (www.ketchum.edu). Information about the College of Pharmacy can be found at http://www.ketchum.edu/pharmacy.
HOW TO APPLY
Applications should include a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names of three potential references, contained in a single pdf document. The application should be directed to the Search Committee for the Department of Pharmacy Practice at: firstname.lastname@example.org.