Dean, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy

University of the Sciences
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Aug 16, 2017
Executive Administration Jobs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

University of the Sciences (USciences) invites inquiries, nominations and applications for the position of Dean, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy (PCP).  Home to programs in pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences and pharmacology and toxicology, PCP is where modern pharmacy started in North America. Since its founding in 1821, top pharmaceutical company leaders including McNeil, Lilly and Wyeth launched their careers here. The tradition of excellence continues with outstanding faculty, graduate success, experiential learning, and innovative competency-driven curriculum.

USciences is uniquely poised to address the changing demands of the healthcare industry. USciences’ dynamic range of specialized undergraduate and graduate programs is focused in the health and natural sciences.  The University provides pre-professional, baccalaureate, and post-baccalaureate certificate programs as well as master’s and doctoral degree programs. Located in the University City section of Philadelphia, USciences is part of the thriving educational and health science environment that is a driving force for the research, innovation and clinical training that is addressing changing healthcare needs.

The Dean of PCP provides the vision and direction of the College as well as serves on the senior leadership team of the University. She/he is responsible for all operations of the College, including overall leadership and management of the College, its academic enterprise and programs, fundraising, development of budget requests, and allocation of resources. It is preferred but not a requirement that applicants and nominees possess an earned doctorate in pharmacy, pharmaceutical sciences or a related field and provide evidence of successful college/university leadership and administrative experience, teaching and curriculum development. Additional information, including a Leadership Profile, can be found at

The national executive search firm Witt/Kieffer is assisting USciences with this leadership recruitment. For information on how to make a nomination, express interest or apply, please contact USciences’ consultants Joyce De Leo or John Thornburgh at

University of the Sciences is an equal opportunity employer committed to excellence through diversity. University of the Sciences does not discriminate on the basis of sex, race, color, age, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other legally protected status, in employment or other programs.

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