Assistant/ Associate/Professor- Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science, Memphis - 20000000SF
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track, open-rank faculty position in Health Outcomes and Policy located in Memphis. Our faculty members are engaged in competitive research and the education, training of professional and graduate students, fellows, and post-doctoral trainees, and service. Our campus-wide, inter-professional Ph.D. program in Health Outcomes and Policy Research involves faculty members in multiple colleges.
Applications will be accepted from individuals with expertise in pharmacy administration, epidemiology, health care policy, health economics as well as other related fields. The successful candidate will have a PhD in Social and Administrative Pharmacy, Health Services Research, Economics, Epidemiology or an equivalent degree. Candidates with a professional doctoral degree (e.g., PharmD, DNP, MD) with postgraduate training and a research track record in a closely related area will also be considered. Candidates should have an existing federally funded research program.
This position is available immediately, but the start date is negotiable. Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Applications will be processed until the position is filled. Interested individuals should submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, summary of research and teaching interests, names and contact information of 3-5 references along with their application. For specific questions, please contact Dr. Junling Wang, Vice-Chair of Research, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science, by email (email@example.com).
Applicants should have a demonstrated commitment to and knowledge of equal employment opportunity and affirmative action.
The University of Tennessee Health Science Center is the flagship statewide, public, academic health institution in Tennessee. Founded in 1911, the mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to improve the health and well-being of Tennesseans and the global community by fostering integrated, collaborative, and inclusive education, research, scientific discovery, clinical care, and public service. Employing more than 4,600 people on its faculty, staff, and not-for-profit corporation faculty practice groups, and with more than 3,200 students across the state, UTHSC contributes $4 billion to the economy of Tennessee.
Part of the University of Tennessee System, the Health Science Center is headquartered in Memphis and includes all six of UT's doctoral-degree-granting health science colleges -- Medicine, Dentistry, Pharmacy, Nursing, Graduate Health Sciences, and Health Professions. UTHSC spans the state with its four major, regional clinical health science locations in Memphis, Knoxville, Chattanooga, and Nashville, as well as more than 100 clinical education sites across Tennessee. UTHSC is the largest educator of health care professionals in the state and operates the state's largest residency and fellowship advanced training programs.
Located in West Tennessee on the banks of the Mississippi River, Memphis is the second-largest city in the state and among the largest cities in the Southeast. The Greater Memphis metropolitan area has more than 1.3 million residents, and the city ranks among those with the lowest cost of living in the country. It is home to a v ibrant restaurant scene, a revitalized Downtown, the Midtown Arts District, many scenic neighborhoods, an active medical district, and a burgeoning airport in the midst of a $214 million modernization.
Memphis boasts attractions, including Elvis Presley's Graceland, the Memphis Grizzlies, historic Beale Street, the National Civil Rights Museum, the second-largest urban county park in the United States, and the Memphis in May World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest.
The mission of the University of Tennessee Health Science Center is to bring the benefits of the health sciences to the achievement and maintenance of human health, with a focus on the citizens of Tennessee and the region, by pursuing an integrated program of education, research, clinical care, and public service.