Assistant/Associate Professor, Applied Therapeutics/Clinical Pharmacy
University of Manitoba
The University of Manitoba College of Pharmacy
Assistant or Associate Professor (Applied Therapeutics/Clinical Pharmacy) Tenure-Track or Tenured Appointment
Position # 28694
The College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Canada invites applications for a tenure-track/tenured position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor, in the area of Applied Therapeutics / Clinical Pharmacy.
Applicants should possess a post-baccalaureate PharmD or clinically applied Ph.D., with post-doctoral training, fellowship training, or otherwise demonstrated research experience. Preferable areas of focus include mental health, general medicine, geriatrics, or pediatrics. Experience in clinical pharmacy practice is required. The successful candidate would be expected to obtain practicing licensure through the College of Pharmacists of Manitoba. The successful candidate will be expected to develop a clinical pharmacy research program in the candidate’s areas of expertise and seek external funding. Teaching experience and a record of research / scholarly activity will be considered an asset. The successful candidate will be expected to teach in undergraduate and graduate programs and provide service to the College of Pharmacy and the University. Salary and rank will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The College of Pharmacy is located in a state-of-the-art 90,000 sq. feet Apotex Centre on the Bannatyne Campus at the University of Manitoba. There are significant opportunities for collaboration within Pharmacy and other Health Science Colleges. For more information visit the website of the College of Pharmacy and Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at http://umanitoba.ca/healthsciences/.
The College of Pharmacy has a long history of excellence in pharmacy education and research. It is a part of the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Manitoba, situated on a dynamic campus that provides opportunities for interprofessional collaboration in health sciences research and education.
Excellence in teaching, research and service, is the focus of academic activities. The University of Manitoba offers a full range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs embracing basic and biomedical sciences, professional programs and population health. For more information visit the website of the College of Pharmacy at http://umanitoba.ca/faculties/health_sciences/pharmacy/.
The campus has excellent library facilities for the health sciences, and is proximally adjacent to several tertiary teaching hospitals of the Winnipeg Region Health Authority (WRHA), one of the largest and most diverse health regions in Canada, serving the city of Winnipeg and the rural municipalities. WRHA also supports many Institutes and Research Centres, working closely with the University of Manitoba.
Winnipeg is the largest city in the Province of Manitoba. The city has a rich cultural environment, including ballet, symphony, opera, theatre, and ethnic festivals. Besides supporting professional hockey, football, and baseball teams, the region provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation in all seasons. The Winnipeg housing market is one of the most favorable in Canada. To learn more about Winnipeg visit http://www.tourismwinnipeg.com/.
The University of Manitoba is strongly committed to equity and diversity within its community and especially welcomes applications from women, racialized persons, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of all sexual orientations and genders, and others who may contribute to the further diversification of ideas. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.
If you require accommodation supports during the recruitment process, please contact UM.Accommodation@umanitoba.ca or 204-474-8371. Please note this contact information is for accommodation reasons only.
The University offers a smoke free work environment, save for specially designated areas.
Applications will be reviewed starting April 27, 2020 and will continue until the position is filled. Position is anticipated to start September 1, 2020, or at a time to be negotiated.
Applicants can apply by email to the address below (position 28694) explaining their interest in the position, a curriculum vitae, brief teaching philosophy, 1-2 page 5-year research plan, and the names and contact information of three references to the address below. Please note that only complete applications will be considered.
Please address all application materials to the following email:
Dr. Lavern Vercaigne, Professor and Associate Dean (Academic) Search Committee Chair
College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences University of Manitoba
Apotex Centre, 750 McDermot Avenue Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3E 0T5
All application materials, including references, will be handled in accordance with the protection of privacy provision of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (Manitoba). Please note that all application materials may be provided to participating members of the search process.