The University of the Incarnate Word is seeking applicants for a 12-month nontenure track faculty position in the Department of Pharmacy Practice at the Feik School of Pharmacy. This is a split funded position with the Feik School of Pharmacy and Christus Santa Rosa Westover Hills. The expected practice site is the emergency department of Christus Santa Rosa Westover Hills.
The major responsibilities of this nontenure track position will be the provision of clinical pharmacy services to patients in the Emergency Department, limited order entry, and involvement with Pharmacy and Therapeutics initiatives. The faculty member will serve as a preceptor for IPPE and APPE students as well as residents. Didactic teaching will primarily be within the School's skill lab series but may also occur within other courses or labs. Service and scholarship expectations will be commensurate with the School's nontenure track guidelines. In all matters, faculty are expected to maintain the highest standards of professional ethics. Other duties as assigned.
Applicants should have considerable experience in the management of acute medical conditions and have the ability to work with students, patients, multidisciplinary providers, and pharmacy staff to optimize patient care. Must possess the ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures. Employees shall adhere to all rules and regulations of the University, the Conference, and the NCAA.
Applicants should possess a Doctor of Pharmacy degree with 2 years of postgraduate residency training in emergency medicine or equivalent experience. The ideal candidate will have experience as a faculty member in a school of pharmacy and clinical experience in acute care. Board certification in pharmacotherapy and the ability to communicate in Spanish is preferred.
Applicants must be a licensed pharmacist and eligible for licensure in the state of Texas. Applicants will be expected to become a certified preceptor with the Texas State Board of Pharmacy. Applicants must obtain and maintain credentialing with Christus Santa Rosa Westover Hills.
About University of the Incarnate Word Feik School of Pharmacy
The University of the Incarnate Word is a Catholic institution that welcomes to it community persons of diverse backgrounds, in the belief that their respectful interaction advances the discovery of truth, mutual understanding, self-realization, and the common good. UIW was founded in 1881 by the Sisters of Charity of the Incarnate Word with a mission of service and education. The Feik School of Pharmacy graduated its first class in 2010.