Professor of Clinical Pharmacy at the Assistant Rank
The University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Department of Clinical Pharmacy in the School of Pharmacy is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Assistant Professor rank in the In-Residence or Clinical X series to complete research and to teach in his or her area of expertise.
The faculty member’s area of expertise should be in global health and infectious diseases with an emphasis on pharmacokinetic (PK) and pharmacodynamic (PD) study design and analysis including PK/PD modeling. The successful applicant will have demonstrated a track record for generating funding to support her/ his research activities which may include but is not limited to success at acquiring support through a K training grant. The successful applicant will engage in scholarship related but not limited to: international health to serve the most underserved populations in resource limited countries and PK/PD modeling for a range of therapeutic areas but with an emphasis in infectious diseases.
Teaching (including mentoring for research projects) responsibilities will include courses in the School of Pharmacy’s Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum [i.e., lectures and small group interactive sessions related to evidence-based care and research]. Teaching responsibilities will also include interprofessional education activities with other health profession learners at UCSF. The successful candidate will also engage in clinical service activities in the area of infectious diseases.
Requirements: • MD or PharmD degree from an accredited school of medicine or pharmacy. • Eligible for licensure in California as physician or pharmacist. • Clinical practice experience as a physician or pharmacist. • Experience in teaching/precepting health professional students and/or residents. • Strong oral and written communication skills and the ability to interact with stakeholders and organizations at all levels.
The following qualifications are preferred but not required: • Advanced degree (e.g. MPH, PhD) and experience in global health, clinical and pharmacologic research. • Board certified in infectious diseases or equivalent certification, skills and experiences. • Licensure as a physician or pharmacist in California or licensure pending. Applicants must have current research grant funding (e.g. K award, R01 or equivalent funding). Competitive applicants will also have demonstrated track record of scholarship (e.g., poster presentations, invited lectures, publications) and collaborative work on interdisciplinary teams.
Interested individuals should send a curriculum vitae, cover letter, a brief summary of research, teaching and clinical practice experiences, and contact information (name, title(s), mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail address) for a minimum of five references. If possible, a UCSF internal reference would be welcomed, but not necessary. The candidate of choice will be expected to provide five references who we may contact directly to provide letters of recommendation.
UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence.
Affirmative Action Statement: The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: JPF03354
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The University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) is a leading university dedicated to promoting health worldwide through advanced biomedical research, graduate-level education in the life sciences and health professions, and high-quality patient care. It is the only UC campus in the 10-campus system dedicated exclusively to the health sciences.