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The Skaggs School of Pharmacy at the University of Montana is
seeking qualified applicants for a 12-month, fiscal year, tenure –
track faculty appointment for an Assistant/Associate Professor of
Social and Administrative Pharmacy in the Department of Pharmacy
Practice beginning in the 2022-2023 academic year. Primary teaching
responsibilities will be coordination and instruction in pharmacy
administration courses including health systems, pharmacoeconomics,
jurisprudence, and/or public health in the Doctor of Pharmacy
program. Applicants with expertise in communication, health
behaviors, information technology, ethics and management will also
be considered. Other teaching responsibilities may be assigned
based on departmental needs and instructor interest or expertise.
Scholarly activity and service to the School and University
consistent with a research-focused institution are also
- Earned research doctorate (Ph.D.) in social and administrative
pharmacy, public health, or a complementary field.
- Broad understanding of U.S. pharmacy practice, management, and
- Expertise in health services research, outcomes measurement,
biostatistics, research design, data analytics, public health or
management and be able to teach this content to entry-level
- Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication
- Pharmacy degree (either PharmD or B.S. Pharm) from an
- Minimum of 3 years experience in social or administrative
pharmacy, public health or complementary field.
- Experience in program evaluation
- Research experience in grant proposal preparation, designing
and conducting studies, publication, and collaborating with other
- Prior experience teaching at college level
Assistant/Associate Professor of Social and
Full time, 12 month – tenure track in the
Pharmacy Practice Department, Skaggs School of Pharmacy
Position open until filled
Salary for this position is commensurate with
Medical Insurance/Mandatory Retirement
Plan/Partial Tuition Waiver/Wellness Program
About University of Montana (UM) and the Department of Pharmacy
UM is located in picturesque Missoula, Montana, a vibrant community
of approximately 80,000 persons. It is the second largest city in
Montana and is a hub for art, culture, and healthcare in Western
Montana. The 56-acre main campus is located at the base of Mount
Sentinel and near the Clark Fork River. Outdoor opportunities
abound in the nearby area. Approximately 10,000 students attend UM
and the associated Missoula College.
The Department of Pharmacy Practice is comprised of 13 tenure track
faculty and 5 non-tenure track faculty and fellows and numerous
clinical instructors and affiliates located throughout the state of
Montana. Students complete all required APPEs in the state and can
choose to complete elective APPEs either in state or out of state.
Class size is approximately 65 students. For more information on
The University of Montana and the Skaggs School of Pharmacy, please
To learn more about the University of Montana, Missoula, and the
State of Montana, please visit the links below.
How to Apply
Priority Application Date: Wednesday , November 30,
by 11:59 PM (Mountain Time)
Complete applications received by this date will be guaranteed
consideration. To receive full consideration, candidates are
required to submit all of the following materials.
Please submit the following application materials** via the
UM Jobs portal
and by clicking "New Resume/CV" button. Please do not apply through
Upload the following materials: *Please note: only five (5)
attachments are allowed per application. Please combine documents
- Letter of Interest – addressing the stated required
skills for the position and primary faculty responsibilities in
teaching, service and research.
- Detailed curriculum vitae listing education and
describing work experience
- Statement of research interests and experience
- Three (3) professional references - Names and contact
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Applications may be removed from full consideration if they are not
complete with materials listed above under the "How to Apply"
section. It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure
complete application materials are submitted and received by the
date listed above.
Please note: only five (5) attachments are allowed per
application. Please combine documents accordingly.
Criminal Background Investigation is required prior to Offer of
In accordance with University policy, finalists for
this position will be subject to criminal background
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Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer, we encourage applications
from minorities, veterans, and women. Qualified candidates may
request veterans’ or disabilities preference in accordance with
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relevant to essential job functions. Employment Eligibility
All New Employees must be eligible and show employment
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legally required (e.g., Form I-9).
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