Applications are invited for a non-tenure-track, 12-month
faculty appointment in the Division of Pharmacy Practice and
Administration at the University of Missouri-Columbia site of the
University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Pharmacy. This
faculty position at the Clinical Assistant/Associate Professor rank
will support the educational and the patient care missions of the
UMKC School of Pharmacy and either the Harry S. Truman Memorial
Veterans’ Hospital in Columbia, Missouri or the MU Family Practice
Clinic at South Providence Medical Park.
The successful candidate will be responsible for providing
pharmacy patient care services as a member of an inter-professional
integrated care team. Clinical responsibilities will involve the
provision of quality and innovative clinical pharmacy services that
ensure rational and safe drug therapy in clinic patients. The
successful candidate will have academic responsibilities that
include didactic lecturing; provision of inter-professional
education, elective course instruction and/or development,
skills-based assessment, and the provision of experiential
education. They will also be expected to contribute to the creative
and scholarly pursuits of the Division. Service to the UMKC School
of Pharmacy, its Division of Pharmacy Practice and Administration,
the University and profession are expected through participation in
faculty meetings, service on School committees, and participation
in state and national professional organizations.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and patient care skills
are essential. Candidates must have an earned Pharm.D. with a PGY1
residency or equivalent experience and must be eligible for
Missouri licensure. Candidates with a PGY2 in Ambulatory Care or
equivalent experience are preferred.
The UMKC School of Pharmacy’s mission is to educate, innovate,
discover, engage, and serve to improve health. The UMKC School of
Pharmacy site at MU provides ease of access to an in-state, public
pharmacy program for students residing in the central region of
Missouri and seeks to serve the needs of Missouri citizens by
educating and training pharmacy students and augment pharmacy
practice and services in a more rural area of the state.
The Truman VA provides a full continuum of care in both
inpatient and outpatient settings and is committed to excellent
patient care, education and research. The facility offers
comprehensive care including primary care, medical and surgical
specialties, behavioral health, physical and occupational therapy
and pharmacy services. The expanding clinic setting provide
multiple opportunities to develop a progressive clinical practice.
The Harry S. Truman VA is a 2012 Carrey Award winning institution
that maintains strong affiliations with the University of
Missouri’s School of Medicine, and other health related programs
and provides training opportunities for approximately 900 students
The family practice site, South Providence Family Medicine, a
Level 3 NCQA Accredited Patient Centered Medical Home provides
comprehensive medical services for patients of all ages. MU's
School of Medicine has been recognized for more than 25 years as a
leader in family medicine by U.S. News & World Report magazine.
MU's family and community medicine department residency program
ranked tenth in the magazine's 2021 Best Medical Schools
Rank and salary are negotiable and commensurate with
The position is currently available.
Please visit the website at http://www.umkc.edu/hr/career-opportunities/default.asp
for the required qualifications and additional information about
the position or to register and submit vita online.
Applicants who are not U.S. citizens must state their current
visa and residency status.
Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and
applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated
ability and competence without discrimination on the basis of their
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information,
disability status, protected veteran status or any other
characteristic protected by law. This policy shall not be
interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of
religious organizations or military organizations associated with
the Armed Forces of the United States of America.
Equal Opportunity is and shall be also provided for all students
and applicants for admission in compliance with existing
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