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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor of Pharmacy Practice (#73428) Position Description

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The application collection portion of the recruitment for this position vacancy has concluded.

UH Hilo, Daniel K. Inouye College of Pharmacy, general funds, permanent, 11-month, tenure track, full-time position, to begin approximately February 2014, pending position clearance and availability of funding. The College is seeking qualified individuals with training in general internal medicine and other specialties. This position may be located in Hilo, Hawaiʻi or on the island of Oahu.


Contribute to the Pharm.D. curriculum and precept students on clerkship rotations, serve as a faculty advisor for students, and serve on College and University committees. Establish a practice site in an acute care setting, an ambulatory care clinic or in community practice. Complete specified activities assigned by the Chair of Pharmacy Practice. Develop a program of scholarship as evidenced by attainment of research/training grants and presentation and publication of scholarly work.

Minimum Qualifications

Assistant Professor: Eligible for pharmacist licensure in the State of Hawaiʻi. Doctoral degree in a pharmacy-related discipline from an accredited college or university. Successful completion of a PGY1 or PGY2 residency program or equivalent clinical experience (2-3 years), or a minimum of two (2) years relevant experience in pharmacy education in an accredited college of pharmacy; ability to communicate clearly in the classroom and/or experiential teaching site and in the context of other student and faculty interactions; ability to contribute to lectures in a Pharm.D. curriculum; ability to develop and maintain a clinical practice site. Associate Professor: In addition to the Assistant Professor as stated above; minimum of five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Assistant Professor or Assistant Clinical Professor experiential teaching at practice site; documentation of high quality teaching performance, high quality scholarly and/or creative contributions and service to the academic life of a college. Professor: In addition to the Associate Professor as stated above; minimum of five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Associate Professor or Associate Clinical Professor or higher.

Desirable Qualifications

Experience establishing a new clinical site. Prior teaching experience in a Pharm.D. program or graduate/professional education and in precepting Pharm.D. students. Experience with curricular development, assessment and evaluation in a Pharm.D. program. Knowledge of the accreditation standards of the Accreditation Council for Pharmaceutical Education (ACPE). Experience in writing grant proposals and successful track-record in obtaining extramural funding for research/scholarly projects. Experience in protocol development, successful submission to the IRB, data collection, analysis and publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and/or presentation in scientific symposia.

Pay Range

Commensurate with qualifications and experience.

Applications (How to Apply)

Submit a letter of application stating clearly the position being applied for, the position number, and addressing how the minimum and desirable qualifications are met, inclusive of providing a statement of one’s philosophy of teaching and research; curriculum vitae; names, addresses, email and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references; and transcripts showing degrees and course work appropriate to the position (copies are acceptable, however original official transcripts will be required prior to employment). Electronic submissions are welcomed. Each page of the required documents should include your name. Send email with “Pos. No. 73428-Pharmacy Practice Faculty Application” as subject and addressed to All requested documents/information become the property of the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Failure to submit all required documents shall deem an application to be incomplete. Application address: UH Hilo College of Pharmacy, Attn: Kristi Kaniho/#73428, 200 W. Kawili Street, Hilo, HI 96720.

Inquiries (General)

Dr. Supakit Wongwiwatthananukit, Search Committee Chair, (808) 933-2947,

Please refer to position #73428 when making inquiries.

Application Deadline

Continuous recruitment, application review begins December 16, 2013.

Important Information

The official advertisement can be found at Work At UH.

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