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Clinical Assistant Professor-Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

At the time of application, please be prepared to submit the following materials: 1) A letter of application describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience; 2) A current curriculum vitae; and 3) complete contact information for three (3) professional references. Letters of recommendation will be requested of these three professional references for candidates invited to the campus interview process. Screening of applications will begin on January 1, 2018 and continue until a suitable candidate has been identified. Inquiries only may be directed to Joshua Neumiller, Chair of Search Committee, via email: jneumiller@wsu.edu.

Position Details

Position Information

Employee Type Faculty
Title
Working Title Clinical Assistant Professor-Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital
Position Number 073523
College/Area College of Pharmacy
Hiring Unit Pharmacotherapy
Department Link

WSU College of Pharmacy

Work Location Other
Zip Code 98902
Summary of Duties

WSU College of Pharmacy is seeking a full-time, annual, non-tenure track, 12 month appointment Clinical Assistant or Clinical Associate Professor position. This position is based in Yakima, Washington at Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital. The position will involve developing and implementing a clinical rotation site for supervision of pharmacy students. Responsibilities will also include participation in team-taught practice-related courses.

Appointment is a one-year renewable appointment beginning March 1, 2018 or as soon as possible. Individuals with a strong commitment to an academic career and an interest in teaching innovative practice models are encouraged to apply. The faculty candidate is expected to develop an active practice and contribute scholarly works in their area of clinical expertise.
Additional Information

Benefits
Competitive benefits available! hrs.wsu.edu/benefits

Department
The WSU campus in Spokane houses the main office of the Department of Pharmacotherapy. The department supports WSU-affiliated residency programs at clinical sites in Spokane, Yakima, and Wenatchee and will also support the PharmD program at the satellite campus in Yakima. The department integrates Yakima’s clinical faculty members into all aspects of the college including involvement in team taught courses and precepting students during their advanced practice experiences. For more information on the department, college and WSU see: www.pharmacy.wsu.edu and www.pharmacy.wsu.edu/pharmacotherapy

Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital
The city of Yakima is located in south-central Washington approximately half-way between Seattle and Spokane. The Yakima Valley offers the benefits of the Pacific Northwest lifestyle with more sunshine, less rain, and less traffic. Nearly every recreational activity is available in the valley or nearby including outdoor sports, wineries and theater. Yakima has two major hospitals to meet the community’s needs. Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital is a nationally recognized, award winning healthcare facility. It is a 225 bed acute-care community hospital, providing comprehensive medical, surgical, and critical care services. There are over 300 physicians on the hospital’s medical staff representing more than 30 medical specialties and sub-specialties including adult medicine and pediatric hospitalist programs. The Pharmacy Department provides 24 hour/7 day per week service and is staffed by 35 pharmacists and 40 technicians and support personnel.

Anticipated Start Date 03/01/2018
Tenure Track No
Full-Time/Part-Time Full Time
Appointment Status Temporary
Position Term in Months 12
Monthly Salary Commensurate with qualifications and experience
Required Qualifications

Candidates must possess a PharmD and have residency training in one of the following areas: general pharmacy practice, ambulatory care, internal medicine or family medicine. Equivalent training and/or experience will be considered. Eligible for Washington licensure upon hire.

Preferred Qualifications

Practice experience in area of specialty.

Experience or formal training in clinical research and teaching (e.g., fellowship).

Background Check Yes

Posting Detail Information

Type of Recruitment Open Recruitment
Posting Open Date 09/22/2017
Screening Begin Date 01/01/2018
Posting Close Date
Open Until Filled (overrides close field) Yes
Special Instructions to Applicants

At the time of application, please be prepared to submit the following materials:
1) A letter of application describing your professional goals, relevant academic preparation, and experience;
2) A current curriculum vitae; and
3) complete contact information for three (3) professional references. Letters of recommendation will be requested of these three professional references for candidates invited to the campus interview process.

Screening of applications will begin on January 1, 2018 and continue until a suitable candidate has been identified. Inquiries only may be directed to Joshua Neumiller, Chair of Search Committee, via email: jneumiller@wsu.edu.

EEO Statement

WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EDUCATOR AND EMPLOYER. Members of ethnic minorities, women, special disabled veterans, veterans of the Vietnam-era, recently separated veterans, and other protected veterans, persons of disability and/or persons age 40 and over are encouraged to apply.

WSU is committed to excellence through diversity and faculty-friendly policy action, including partner accommodation and NSF ADVANCE Institutional Transformation programs (http://www.advance.wsu.edu/).

WSU employs only U.S. citizens and lawfully authorized non-U.S. citizens. All new employees must show employment eligibility verification as required by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services.

WSU is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, education and employment for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation in the application process, contact Human Resource Services: 509-335-4521(v), Washington State TDD Relay Service: Voice Callers: 1-800-833-6384; TDD Callers: 1-800-833-6388, 509-335-1259(f), or hrs@wsu.edu.

Posting Number 20152294F

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Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. Curriculum Vitae
  3. Reference Contact Info
Optional Documents
  1. Publication 1
  2. Publication 2
  3. Publication 3