The Department of Clinical Sciences has a need for qualified
candidates for Clinical Sciences (CS) faculty positions. We are
seeking energetic, team oriented, highly collaborative individuals
to join a faculty committed to student success. The candidate must
be authorized to work in the United States.
Preference will be given to those with experience in ambulatory
care; candidates with backgrounds in other practice areas also are
encouraged to apply. We are considering applicants at the
assistant, associate, or full professor level.
The Clinical Sciences faculty member is responsible for taking
College of Pharmacy students on rotation at clinical sites
affiliated with the University, including in hospitals, community
pharmacies and healthcare provider offices. The Clinical Sciences
faculty member is also responsible for providing academic
instruction that is appropriate to one’s field of expertise as
assigned by the Department Chair. Additional responsibilities
include participation as an active member of assigned college or
university committees, scholarship and research, and service as a
faculty advisor to students.
CHSU continues to teach its current students and has submitted a
new application for Pre-candidate Accreditation status to ACPE and
seeks to enroll new students into the program in Fall 2022, pending
successful ACPE approval.
The essential functions (i.e., the fundamental job duties of the
position) are as follows:
1. Clinical Teaching: Under the
direction of the Department Chair, develop a clinical practice site
at an affiliated institution or community pharmacy for the
experiential education of COP students.
2. Didactic Teaching: Contribute to
the didactic teaching load of the Department, including development
or maintenance of course materials. The amount of teaching will be
assigned annually by the Department Chair with consideration given
to the faculty member’s clinical duties.
3. Service: Active service on
committees of the College or University, and service as faculty
student advisor, as assigned.
4. Scholarship: Scholarly
contributions to the discipline and profession. Scholarship goals
determined in consultation with Department Chair considering
clinical and didactic teaching load. Actively participate in events
and activities of the College and University.
Education: PharmD and postdoctoral residency and/or
Licensure & Certification: Eligible for California
Skills & Experience:
1. Clinical practice experience in working with complex
patients in various settings.
2. Ability to work with stakeholders at affiliated sites
to develop experiential education rotations for COP faculty.
3. Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and
in writing, with students, faculty, administrators, and other
4. Teaching experience at the professional level and
experience in an academic setting preferred.
5. A track record of, and desire to further develop in,
leadership skills and collegiality.
6. Computer skills such as use of desktop or laptop,
Microsoft Office, and online education platforms and resources.
7. Professional demeanor, collaborative work style, and
enthusiasm and commitment to contribute to the CHSU and College’s