The University of Illinois Chicago (UIC) Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy invites nominations and applications for three full-time, nine-month tenure-track or tenured positions at the rank of assistant professor, associate professor, and/or professor, with training and expertise in areas aligned with the Department's strategic plan.
Founded in 1859, our College is the fifth oldest college of pharmacy in the United States and the oldest entity within the University of Illinois System. Our academic and research programs are ranked among the top colleges of pharmacy in the country. The UIC College of Pharmacy, with campuses in Chicago and Rockford, IL, is one of seven health sciences colleges in the University of Illinois Hospital & Health Sciences System, and one of only five academic health centers in the U.S. with all of the human health professions. Faculty in the Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy (PSOP) have strong research programs and work collaboratively with experts in the UIC Colleges of Pharmacy, Medicine, Nursing, Applied Health Sciences, Business, Engineering, the School of Public Health, other academic institutions in Chicago, pharmaceutical companies, health provider organizations, and government agencies, among others. Many departmental faculty are associated with the Center for Pharmacoepidemiology and Pharmacoeconomic Research, a highly successful research unit in the College.
Duties & Responsibilities:
- The selected candidates will be expected to establish and maintain a strong extramurally funded research program aligned with the department’s mission and strategic plan.
- The selected candidates also will be required to teach courses and mentor/advise professional PharmD and graduate students in the PSOP department.
- A PhD (or equivalent) or PharmD with postdoctoral research education or training is required.
- Candidates should have research training and/or experience in at least one of the following areas: health economics, pharmacoeconomics, pharmacoepidemiology, health outcomes research, health and drug policy, population health, quality and patient safety, pharmacy systems and outcomes, public health, health equity, substance use disorders, health informatics, implementation science, and/or related fields. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications.
- Preference will be given to applicants with strong methodological skills who possess research and teaching interests consistent with that of the department.
To Apply: For fullest consideration click the link below and then click on the Apply Now button: https://uic.csod.com/ux/ats/careersite/1/home/requisition/2650?c=uic. Screening of applicants will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. For fullest consideration, submit complete application materials by February 15, 2023. We anticipate a start date by the beginning of fall semester 2023. Applications must include all the following: cover letter of interest, curriculum vitae, statement of research focus. Names and contact information of three references must be entered directly into the online application.
Please note that once you have submitted your application you will not be able to make any changes. In order to revise your application, you must withdraw and reapply. You will not be able to reapply after the posting close date. Please ensure the application is completed and all supporting documents have been uploaded before the posting close date.
For specific questions about the faculty positions, please contact Stephanie Crawford, PhD, Search Committee Chair at 312-413-1337 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The University of Illinois Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our goal is to attract world-class faculty to enrich the educational experience of our bright and motivated students. UIC is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse faculty committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications from women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities.