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Faculty Position at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Date Posted Oct. 21, 2019
Title Faculty Position at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy
University University of Wisconsin-Madison
Madison, WI, United States
Department School of Pharmacy
Application Deadline Jan. 31, 2019
Position Start Date Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pharmacy Practice

The University of Wisconsin School of Pharmacy invites applications for a faculty position at the ranks of Assistant Professor (CHS) in the Pharmacy Practice Division.

Applicants for this position must hold a PharmD and be eligible for Wisconsin pharmacy licensure. Candidates must have completed a PGY2 pharmacy residency or equivalent experience. A research fellowship, graduate degree or demonstrated research and scholarly productivity is desirable. All practice and research interests will be considered; however, individuals with expertise and research interests in precision medicine/pharmacogenomics, oncology, pharmacoanalytics, gerontology, acute care specialties, or pediatrics are especially encouraged to apply. Responsibilities include establishment of an externally funded research program, a limited clinical practice that is complementary to the individual’s expertise, and didactic and experiential teaching in the School’s doctor of pharmacy program. Teaching and research collaborations across other biomedical and health science schools on campus and within Wisconsin is possible and encouraged.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is a top-20 international public university that encourages, values and supports basic, applied, and interdisciplinary research and attracts scholars and students from around the world. The School of Pharmacy is located adjacent to the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, the 505 bed UW Hospital and Clinics, the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, the 87 bed American Family Children’s Hospital, the Paul P. Carbone Cancer Center, and the Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics. Clinics incorporating advanced pharmacy practice roles exist at the multiple clinic sites of UW Health in the Madison area, as well as at the William S. Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital. Strong research collaborations are established between the University of Wisconsin’s Institute for Clinical and Translational Research (ICTR) CTSA, the Marshfield Clinic, and other clinical hubs within the state and Midwest region. UWICTR leads the Midwest Area Research Consortium for Health, a research consortium of 7 CTSA institutions. The world headquarters of the EPIC electronic medical records corporation are located 10 miles from the School of Pharmacy.

Adjacent to the School of Pharmacy are the UW Madison Schools of Medicine and Public Health, the School of Nursing, School of Veterinary Medicine, and the Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research.

The University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Pharmacy PharmD program is among the best in the nation, consistently ranking in the top ten US News and World Report’s "Best Graduate Schools". The School of Pharmacy also hosts vibrant graduate student programs and an undergraduate degree program in Pharmacology and Toxicology. The School of Pharmacy and surrounding medical center complex are contiguous with the main campus of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, providing

ready access to collaborators and research-related resources across the campus, as well as fitness centers, the second largest collegiate sailing club in the nation, and downtown entertainment and fine dining. The University’s retirement system is robust and well-funded. As both the State capitol and home of the University of Wisconsin, Madison is a vibrant city boasting year-round, world-class recreational and entertainment opportunities, and convenient regional and national transportation options.

All applications should be received by January 31, 2020 to ensure full consideration with the appointments starting on or around July 1, 2020. Applicants should upload a cover letter/statement of interest, curriculum vitae, a statement of teaching interests, and a summary of current and planned research.

In addition, you will be asked to provide the names and contact information of three references within the application process. At a future date, applicants may be asked to provide at least three letters of reference.

For a complete list of duties and to apply, please refer to the following posting:

  • The School of Pharmacy encourages applications from candidates whose skills and/or background prepare them to work effectively across socially diverse workforces and economic classes. Women and underrepresented minority groups are especially encouraged to apply. The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

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