The Pharmaceutical, Administrative, and Social Sciences Division of the School of Pharmacy seeks to fill one full-time, 12-month, tenure-track faculty position at the level of Assistant Professor in the Pharmacy Administration discipline.
Candidates with expertise in any of the following areas will be given priority:
Health Outcomes Research
Health Services Research
Pharmacy Management or Health Policy
Skills and/or experience in biostatistics and/or programming (SAS, STATA, R), large databases (claims, EMR or public), pharmacoeconomic modeling, semi-structured interviews/focus groups, psychometric validation, or application of socio-behavioral theories within practice are desired.
The School of Pharmacy:
Duquesne University's School of Pharmacy opened in 1925 with an enrollment of just 50 students in a few rooms of Canevin Hall. Today, the School of Pharmacy enrolls over 800 students in its six-year Pharm.D. program (traditional and online pathways) and 45 M.S. and Ph.D. students and has five post-Pharm.D. residency positions. Nearly 100 percent of Duquesne student pharmacists have gained immediate placement in employment and advanced studies for more than two decades and have been given preferred status by pharmacy employers. Please visit the School of Pharmacy to learn more about our school.
Ph.D. in social/behavioral research, health outcomes, health management/administrative sciences, public health, or economics.
Successful candidates will be expected to teach in the Doctor of Pharmacy and M.S. programs, and to develop robust extramurally funded research programs.
A professional degree in pharmacy (or another health specialty) is desirable but not required.
Catholic in its mission and ecumenical in spirit, Duquesne University values equality of opportunity as an educational institution and as an employer. We aspire to attract and sustain a diverse faculty that reflects contemporary society, serves our academic goals that enrich our campus community. We particularly encourage applications from members of underrepresented groups and support dual-career couples through our charter membership in this region's HERC (http://www.hercjobs.org/oh-western-pa-wv/).
We invite applicants for this position to learn more about our University and its Spiritan heritage by visiting http://www.duq.edu/about/mission-and-identity/mission-statement. Those invited to campus for an interview may be asked about ways in which they see their talents contributing to the continued growth of our community and furthering its mission.
Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Duquesne University uses Interfolio to collect all faculty job applications electronically. Applicants should submit a letter of intent accompanied by curriculum vitae, a teaching statement, a summary of research foci, and the names of three references to Dr. Jordan Covvey (email@example.com) or Dr. Wilson Meng, (firstname.lastname@example.org) co-chairs of the search committee for Pharmacy Administration faculty http://apply.interfolio.com/86977. Applicants are encouraged to describe in their letter of intent how their scholarship contributes to building and supporting a diverse and inclusive community.
Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by its sponsoring religious community, the Congregation of the Holy Spirit. Duquesne University is Catholic in mission and ecumenical in spirit. Motivated by its Catholic identity, Duquesne values equality of opportunity both as an educational institution and as an employer.
Duquesne University, a private, Catholic institution, prides itself on being mission-centered and mission-driven. Our employees contribute to our culture of academic excellence and our mission of serving God by serving students. In turn, they enjoy a supportive working environment that values individual talents, encourages teamwork and rewards accomplishments.
A nationally ranked top-tier university, Duquesne has established a legacy of excellence in liberal and professional education. Our 14:1 student-faculty ratio allows our students to work closely with expert faculty. Duquesne has also won accolades and recognition among the nation’s top 20 small research schools for our research initiatives and faculty productivity.
Situated on a 50-acre campus within the city, Duquesne provides a small-town feel in an urban setting. The Pittsburgh region offers a variety of cultural, education and professional opportunities, as well as a safe and affordable lifestyle.
We strive to attract, recruit and retain a dynamic, diverse workforce. Our employees benefit from an array of campus resources that provide convenience and cost savings, including a variety of dining options, a full-ser...vice Starbucks, a retail bank and credit union, a fitness center and year-round wellness programs and onsite parking. Employees also may take advantage of the many educational, cultural and sporting events sponsored by the university.