Pharmacy Practice Position, College of Pharmacy, Faculty of Health Professions, Dalhousie University
Applications are invited for a part-time (50%) probationary tenure-track position in Pharmacy Practice at the Assistant Professor level. Applicants must possess PharmD or PhD in pharmacy practice with relevant post graduate training. Applicants must be eligible for license to practice pharmacy in Nova Scotia. Relevant teaching and post-doctoral research experience are desirable. The position is available August 2012.
The College offers a clinically oriented, problem-based learning (PBL) curriculum and is fully accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs. The successful applicant will be responsible for teaching the curricular content in critical appraisal and a variety of areas of pharmacy practice commensurate with his/her expertise at the undergraduate and the graduate level.
The successful candidate is expected to establish an externally funded research program. There are excellent opportunities to participate or collaborate within the College of Pharmacy and the university, affiliated teaching hospitals, and research institutes in the metropolitan area.
He/she will also participate in College, Faculty and University committees, continuing pharmacy education programs and other professional service activities. The College of Pharmacy is one of nine schools within the Faculty of Health Professions. Dalhousie University has been selected by the Globe and Mail as one of Canada’s top 100 employers. It is located in Halifax, which is a historic, metropolitan and culturally rich city located in the province of Nova Scotia with substantial lifestyle advantages such as music, theater, festivals, ocean beaches, sailing, hiking and camping.
Applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications and abilities, a statement of research and teaching interests, a complete and current curriculum vitae, and arrange to have three letters of reference sent under separate cover to: Professor Rita Caldwell, Director, College of Pharmacy, 5968 College Street, P.O. Box 15000, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2, fax (902) 494-1396, e-mail Rita.Caldwell@Dal.Ca, Website address: www.pharmacy.dal.ca. Consideration of applications will begin on or around June 1, 2012.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and permanent residents will be given priority. Dalhousie University is an Employment Equity/Affirmative Action Employer. The University encourages applications from qualified Aboriginal peoples, persons with a disability, racially visible persons and women.
This position is subject to budgetary approval.