Assistant/Associate Professor - Pharmacy Administration

Springfield, Massachusetts
Sep 22, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences at Western New England University invites applications for a faculty position in Pharmacy Administration at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences. Areas of expertise/interest may include, but are not limited to: pharmacy management, health care policy, health insurance policy, pharmacoepidemiology, health care communications, strategic & financial planning, pharmacy leadership, pharmacy delivery systems or a related discipline. This is a 12 month tenure-track appointment that offers an exciting opportunity to participate in building an integrated and innovative learner-centered academic program. The College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, which is housed in the Center for the Sciences and Pharmacy, enrolls approximately 75 professional learners per year in the four-year Pharm.D. program. The successful candidate will possess excellent interpersonal communication skills, a desire to create a culture of academic success, and an entrepreneurial spirit. The department consists of approximately 13 faculty across the various disciplines.

Candidates for this position will possess a doctorate in pharmacy administration or a terminal degree in a related discipline as identified above. Prior experience as a faculty member in higher education is extremely desirable. A B.S.Pharm. or a Pharm.D. degree would be an asset, but is not required for this position. The successful candidate will teach in the professional Pharm.D. program and will be expected to pursue research and scholarly activity along with appropriate service to the College of Pharmacy and Health Professions, University and community.

Western New England University is a private, independent, coeducational institution founded in 1919. Located on an attractive 215-acre suburban campus in Springfield, Massachusetts, Western New England serves 3,700 students, including 2,550 full-time undergraduate students. Undergraduate, graduate, and professional programs are offered through the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Business, Engineering, and Pharmacy, and School of Law. Additional information about Western New England University and the College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences can be found at

The position is available beginning July 1, 2018 and review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.  Applicants should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, brief plan for personal research and scholarship, and contact information for three references to the Department of Pharmaceutical and Administrative Sciences Staff Assistant, Ms. Patricia Bernier via email (preferred: or to her attention at Western New England University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 1215 Wilbraham Road, Springfield, MA, 01119-2684.

Western New England University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We welcome candidates whose background may contribute to the further diversification of our community.


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