Position-Parameters: Tenure-track, 12-month position
Duties: The successful candidate will be engaged in professional scholarship and research and have up to-date knowledge regarding their own area of expertise. They are expected to develop an active research program that attracts sustained extramural funding in their area of expertise. Their areas of interest should involve neuropharmacology and addiction. It is expected that the new faculty member will contribute to and help develop new effective active learning modalities associated with the therapeutics sequence in the professional program, especially in the area of neurological sciences. The therapeutic sequence integrates the practice of pharmacy in the specific disease areas with the underlying pharmacology, medicinal chemistry, and drug mechanism of action at a molecular, cellular, and whole organism level. Integration of the basic sciences with pharmacy practice is expected in areas of research, education, and service.
An earned doctorate or other terminal degree in Pharmacology with at least three years of postdoctoral experience is required for appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor. Evidence of national and international recognition; a record of sustained extramural funding and evidence of excellence in education are required for appointment at the rank of Associate or Full Professor. A pharmacy undergraduate degree and/or experience in pharmacy education/teaching will be preferable; the successful candidate will be a dynamic individual with demonstrated records of excellence in teaching and scholarship, and a commitment to excellence in pharmacy education and research. Must be able to perform all the essential duties as outlined in the job description
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Marshall University is a vibrant, growing, multi-campus public university. The University supports a rich cultural environment with the Joan C. Edwards Performing Arts Center which houses a 530 seat facility for performances in the fields of music, art and theatre as well as the 2.6 million Jomie Jazz Center. Located on the Ohio River in the heart of the Tri-state area of WV, KY and OH; the Huntin...gton, WV area is surrounded by natural beauty. Our state is known for its mountains and diverse topography, which provide a wide range of outdoor recreational opportunities.
The School of Pharmacy offers a unique, interdisciplinary, team-based academic community that combines the resources of a top tier University with Allied Health programs through the College of Health Professions and the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. As a member of our team, you will help create the future of pharmacy education by contributing to the development of an innovative, learner-centered curriculum that recognizes the changing role of the pharmacist in health care. Our facility is a state-of-the-art 76,000 square foot building that provides spaces for simulated pharmacy practice, studio classrooms and research.