Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Substance Use Disorders

Nov 20, 2017
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Northeastern University

Assistant/Associate Clinical Professor, Psychiatry and Substance Use Disorders

Requisition Number: FTFR001061

Division/College: Bouve College of Health Sciences

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time


The School of Pharmacy at Northeastern University invites applications from highly motivated candidates for a full-time Assistant or Associate Clinical Professor faculty position. This position is a co-funded, non-tenure track appointment in the Department of Pharmacy and Health Systems Sciences, with an emphasis in psychiatry and substance use disorders.

This position would have responsibilities split between the University and the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, MA. The faculty member would expand existing pharmacy services at the site, provide didactic and experiential teaching, participate in service to the hospital and to the school, and engage in practice-based scholarship.

Northeastern University is committed to building a diverse faculty, and we strongly encourage applications from women and members of groups that are under-represented in the sciences.

To apply, visit the Bouve College of Health Sciences website and click on `Faculty Positions'. Applicants should submit a cover letter of interest, the names and contact information for three references, and curriculum vitae. For more information, please contact the search committee chair Carla Bouwmeester, MS, PharmD, BCPS, BCGP, Associate Clinical Professor, at 617-373-8937 or [email protected].

Rank and salary will be commensurate with education, experience, and expertise and includes a highly competitive benefits package. Evaluation of candidates will begin immediately and applications will be accepted until the position is filled.


A PharmD degree, PGY-1 residency, and PGY-2 psychiatric-focused residency (or equivalent experience) are required. Experience or training in substance use disorders is required. Candidates must be eligible for pharmacist licensure in Massachusetts. Consideration for appointment as Associate Clinical Professor will also require documentation of practice experience, teaching excellence and scholarly contributions consistent with the department’s expectations for faculty at that rank.

Additional Information:
The School of Pharmacy is dedicated to excellence in pharmacy-related education, research and service, including the provision of patient care. We prepare students with knowledge, skills and values for careers in pharmacy practice and the pharmaceutical sciences. Our programs promote intellectual growth, professionalism, and lifelong learning. The school contributes to improved individual and population health through the generation and dissemination of new knowledge and through scholarship and community service.

Bouvé College of Health Sciences has over 200 faculty members, with approximately 2,000 undergraduate and 2,400 graduate students. It is the leading national model for education and research in the health, psychosocial and biomedical sciences and supports the University’s mission of educating students for a life of fulfillment and accomplishment and creating and translating knowledge to meet global and societal needs. Within Bouvé, the Behrakis Health Sciences Center houses a state of the art human performance and exercise laboratory with teaching and research space, including fully equipped exercise stress testing stations, metabolic carts, Lunar DEXA machine, an underwater weighing tank, Cybex and Keiser strength and power equipment, wet lab facilities for blood processing and muscle biopsies. The Arnold S. Goldstein Simulation Laboratories Suite, opened in 2013, provides a state-of-the-art simulation center for interprofessional education.

Northeastern University is on an exciting trajectory of growth and innovation. The University is a leader in inter- disciplinary research, urban engagement, experiential learning, and the integration of classroom learning with real-world experience. Northeastern University is home to 20,000 students and to the nation’s premier cooperative education program. The past decade has witnessed a dramatic increase in Northeastern’s international reputation for research and innovative educational programs. A heightened focus on interdisciplinary research and scholarship is driving a faculty hiring initiative at Northeastern, advancing its position amongst the nation’s top research universities. Northeastern University is situated on the Avenue of the Arts in Boston’s historic Back Bay, four blocks from the Longwood Medical Area, encompassing Harvard Medical School, Children’s Hospital Boston, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and eight blocks from the Boston Medical Center.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: [email protected]

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.


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