Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Pharmacy Education and Rural Health, Pharmacy, Knoxville

University of Tennessee Health Science Center - Knoxville, TN4.1

Full-timeEstimated: $80,000 - $110,000 a year
Assistant/Associate/Full Professor - Pharmacy Education and Rural Health, Pharmacy, Knoxville - 19000001UR


The University of Tennessee Health Science Center (UTHSC) College of Pharmacy is seeking a full-time, non-tenure track, faculty member at the level of assistant, associate or full professor in the Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Translational Science. Rank will be commensurate with past academic and scholarly record.

The salary will be commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. Qualified applicants should submit a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, and the names and address of three references.

Responsibilities of the position are summarized below:
Teaching: The Department Chair or designee will assign teaching responsibilities including classroom teaching, experiential training, course directorship, and small group facilitation. The starting estimated percent effort in teaching is 35-40%.

Scholarship: Development and growth of regional and national recognition through research and scholarship in rural health, entrepreneurship, community pharmacy, or teaching and learning. This includes peer-reviewed publications, applying and securing external funding and presentations at national, regional, and local meetings. The starting estimated percent effort in scholarship is 10-15%.

Service: Fostering relationships with innovative community pharmacy experiential sites. Active participation in state and national organizations is expected to develop a regional and national reputation in rural health and community pharmacy. Participate in Department, College, and University committees as assigned. The starting estimated percent effort in service is 50%.


Successful candidates will hold a Pharm.D. degree, have completed at least a PGY1 Pharmacy Residency, and have experience in rural health and/or independent pharmacy services. Applicants should be able to effectively communicate (written and oral). The candidate must have demonstrated ability to produce scholarly activity in the form of peer reviewed publications and have a history of service to professional and community organizations. The candidate is expected to work independently and with others in a team environment, and have a commitment to diversity and inclusivity in working with students, faculty, staff, community members, and stakeholders. Candidates must be eligible for licensure as a pharmacist in Tennessee.

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.

Job Faculty

Primary Location US-Tennessee-Knoxville

Organization Admin-College Of Pharmacy

Campus/Institute Knoxville

Schedule Full-time

Job Posting Oct 2, 2019, 11:49:24 AM