The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) seeks a full-time, twelve month, non-tenure track faculty position. UMES is located in rural Maryland and is one of America’s most beautiful campuses. The School of Pharmacy is dedicated to developing exemplary pharmacy professionals and scholars who are committed to patient-centered care, lifelong learning, discovery, and service for diverse communities of the Delmarva Peninsula, the State of Maryland, and around the world. Faculty are dedicated and promote a positive work environment. The practice site is in Salisbury, Maryland. The responsibilities are as follows: provide didactic and experiential education in pharmacy practice, specifically acute care internal medicine and related subjects; participate in direct patient care; develop/maintain a practice that supports interactions with other health professionals; develop/revise course(s) to meet and exceed accreditation standards; cooperate and coordinate with others in team-taught courses; develop and commit to scholarly activity; serve on School and University committees; and participate in regional and/or national professional organizations along with peers and students; other duties as assigned.
Qualifications are as follows:
Doctor of Pharmacy required. Completion of a post-graduate year one ( PGY1) residency preferred or at least three (3) years of comparable clinical experience.
Team approach to patient care required. Demonstration of teaching excellence, including student engagement in the learning process required.
Additional skills: excellent communication skills (written and verbal), strong leadership and organization skills, excellent interpersonal skills, strong team-building skills.
Current Maryland pharmacy license or eligibility for Maryland licensure.
Preference will be given to candidates with internal medicine experience in an acute care setting and those with experience in didactic and experiential teaching.
Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. Qualified candidates should include a letter of interest (including statement teaching experience and research interests, curriculum vita and the names, addresses, phone numbers, and e-mail addresses of four references. All applicants must apply using the new online application system. Please visit https://umes.peopleadmin.com/postings/2619 to apply. Questions regarding the position should be directed to Dr. Miriam Purnell, Chair, Pharmacy Practice & Administration, Email: email@example.com Telephone: 410-621-3777.
UMES is an EEO/AA employer and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, age, sex, color, sexual orientation, religion, national origin, marital status, genetic information, or political affiliation. Minorities, women, veterans, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The successful candidate must be able to show acceptable documentation establishing the right to accept employment in the United States of America without employer sponsorship.
About University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy
The School of Pharmacy at UMES was founded in 2008 and admitted its inaugural class in the fall of 2010. The Doctor of Pharmacy program is the first professional pharmacy program on the Delmarva (Delaware, Maryland, Virginia) Peninsula and is the only 3 year concentrated program in the state of Maryland. The Doctor of Pharmacy program of the University of Maryland Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy was awarded full accreditation on June 26, 2013 by the ACPE Board of Directors.
The pharmacy faculty is divided into two departments: Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacy Practice & Administration. The faculty collectively represent a well-balanced blend of background and expertise.
Each faculty member is a skilled and effective educator who keeps current in his or her area. Through their teaching, mentoring, and scholarship, the faculty work to maximize student potential and to contribute to the advancement of the profession by preparing highly trained, articulate, and caring pharmacists. Mission: The University of Maryland Eastern Shore (UMES) School of Pharmacy is dedicated to developing exemplary pharmacy professionals and scholars who are committed to patient-centered care, lifelon...g learning, discovery, and service for diverse communities of the Delmarva Peninsula, the State of Maryland, and around the world. Vision: We are leaders in the health care community devoted to delivering patient-centered care, fostering pharmacy research, and enhancing the quality of life for all people through the development of accomplished, collegial, and caring pharmacy professionals. Values: We will meet our mission and vision by cultivating collaboration, compassion, cultural proficiency, ethical behavior, and innovation with integrity and respect.