The Division of Clinical and Administrative Sciences in the College of Pharmacy at Xavier University of Louisiana seeks qualified individuals for two full time, 12 month, non-tenure track faculty positions in pharmacy practice.
Founded in 1925 by Saint Katharine Drexel and the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament, Xavier is Catholic and historically Black. Located in New Orleans, the ultimate purpose of the University is to contribute to the promotion of a more just and humane society by preparing its students to assume roles of leadership and service in a global society. This preparation takes place in a diverse learning and teaching environment that incorporates all relevant educational means, including research and community service.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the following:
Assist in the delivery of the PharmD program;
Teach a variety of topics, including pharmacotherapeutics;
Develop a clinical practice and education site;
Precept students and train residents at the site;
Engage in scholarly activity;
Contribute to the service needs of the College; and
Participate in the PGY1 residency program.
The preferred candidate will possess a Pharm.D. degree with successful completion of a PGY1 or PGY2 accredited residency program or have equivalent clinical training. Applicants must be eligible for pharmacist licensure in the state of Louisiana.
Desirable qualifications include previous teaching experience in a classroom setting or precepting students on rotations, or previous academic experience in a school of pharmacy. Practice area specialty in internal medicine and/or oncology is desirable.
To apply, log into our online system at: https://jobs.xula.edu. Please submit the following materials: (1) A letter of interest describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation and experience, teaching philosophy, and research interest; (2) curriculum vitae; (3) transcript; and (4) teaching and research philosophy; and (5) the contact information for three professional references. Please contact Dr. Lakeisha Williams, Clinical Assistant Professor, at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information or questions.
Screening of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled. All applications received before December 31, 2019 are assured consideration. EOE/AA.
About Xavier University of Louisiana College of Pharmacy
Our vision is to be the premier institution preparing pharmacy practitioners who demonstrate outstanding leadership and dedication to the medically underserved populations in our society, while striving to eliminate healthcare disparities. While the College of Pharmacy has played a major role in educating African American pharmacists, it has been integral in educating a diverse student population and remains committed to achieving excellence in all of its endeavors.
The mission of the College of Pharmacy is to prepare pharmacists to impact medically underserved communities, particularly African Americans, in an effort to eliminate health disparities through patient-centered care, community service and scholarly work. This mission is complementary to the university’s mission of “promoting a more just and humane society.” The College is committed to preparing all students for the broad range of careers in pharmacy by building a strong knowledge base in theory and practice, promoting critical thinking skills, and encouraging professional development and life-long learning.
Xavier University of Louisiana is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are encourage to apply.
For more information, please visit our website (www.xula.edu).