PHARMACY PRACTICE - REGULAR TERM APPOINTMENT, MEMORIAL UNIVERSITY OF NEWFOUNDLAND, SCHOOL OF PHARMACY
Applications are invited for a Regular Term appointment in the School of Pharmacy, for a three year period. The appointment will be at the level appropriate to the qualifications of the successful candidate (Lecturer or Assistant Professor). The successful applicants must have an undergraduate and graduate degree (Masterís, PhD, or PharmD) in a discipline related to the teaching requirements of the position. A background in a health discipline is required. Primary responsibilities will include undergraduate teaching in pathophysiology, physical assessment, health promotion/disease prevention, pharmacology and immunology. Teaching experience would be a distinct asset. Successful candidates will be expected to participate in academic service and research.
The School of Pharmacy is located in the Health Sciences Centre on the campus of Memorial University. This facility also houses the Faculty of Medicine and School of Nursing, the Health Sciences Library, the General Hospital, and the Childrenís Health and Rehabilitation Centre. This integrated complex has allowed close working relationships, in both research and teaching, among the faculties of Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy.
The School of Pharmacy is accredited by the Canadian Council for Accreditation of Pharmacy Programs. Research strengths include drug delivery, drug targeting, drug discovery and development and inter-professional education. The School encourages collaborative research with Canadian, American and globally-recognized universities and research institutes.
Memorial University is the largest university in Atlantic Canada. As the provinceís only university, Memorial plays an integral role in the education and cultural life of Newfoundland and Labrador. Offering diverse undergraduate and graduate programs to more than 18,000 students, Memorial provides a distinctive and stimulating environment for learning in St. Johnís, a safe, friendly city with great historic charm, a vibrant cultural life and easy access to a wide range of outdoor activities.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Memorial University is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from qualified women and men, visible minorities, aboriginal people and persons with disabilities. For more information about Memorial please visit http://www.mun.ca/.
The position is subject to budgetary approval and will be available as of September 01, 2012, or as soon as possible thereafter. The deadline for receipt of applications is July 13, 2012.
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, and the names and addresses of three referees indicating the Job Reference Number (PHAR 2012-001).
Dr. Linda Hensman, Dean School of Pharmacy Memorial University of Newfoundland St. Johnís, NL, A1B 3V6 Phone: (709) 777-6571 Fax: (709) 777-8301 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org