Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics/Pharmacokinetics

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Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics/Pharmacokinetics, College of Pharmacy, Elk Grove, CA  

Title:                      Assistant/Associate in Pharmaceutics/Biopharmaceutics/Pharmacokinetics


College:                 Pharmacy


Classification:       Fulltime, exempt, 12-month appointment


Supervisor:           Department Chair OF Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences, College of Pharmacy


Education:            Doctorate 




College Overview:

California Northstate University College of Pharmacy (CNUCOP) is a pharmacy college dedicated to educating, developing, and training individuals to provide the competent and patient-centered care. The college has been fully accredited by the ACPE since 2012 and obtained the highest CPJE California Pharmacy Board Exam pass rate in 2016. CNUCOP is a part of the California Northstate University, which also includes College of Medicine, College of Health Sciences, and College of Psychology. Our campus is in the beautiful community of Elk Grove just south of Sacramento, the state capitol of California. The City of Elk Grove is known for an award-winning school district, a variety of outstanding restaurants, a historical district, first-rate parks, and much more. The city’s location provides easy access to major freeways, airport, rail lines, and ports. Elk Grove is also in a convenient location, within driving distances, to large cities including San Francisco, San Jose, and Lake Tahoe, and to national parks such as Yosemite, Redwood, Sequoia, Kings Canyon, etc.

Job Responsibilities:

Specific responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

CNUCOP invites applications for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmaceutics/ Biopharmaceutics/ Pharmacokinetics.

The candidate appointed for this position will be responsible to teach PharmD and/or graduate students in Pharmaceutics, Biopharmaceutics, and Pharmacokinetics. In addition to teaching, research and service are also expected in the job responsibilities.

  • Assist with accreditation and regulatory processes;
  • Assist with the college’ strategic plans and assessment;
  • Maintain a strong academic program in pharmacy that appropriately uses technology, contemporary teaching modalities, and fosters interprofessional education;
  • Engage in teaching and scholarly activities;
  • Act as an effective representative of the college to professional organizations;
  • Other duties as assigned.


A PhD or post-doctoral training in pharmaceutical sciences with focus on pharmaceutics, biopharmaceutics, pharmacokinetics, drug delivery, or on a related field. Degree must be completed by date of appointment.

Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with experience. Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. Interested individuals should email a letter of interest, current curriculum vitae, statement of teaching philosophy, and three letters of recommendation directly to the Office of Human Resources.

Applicants should submit:

  1. Cover letter of interest that addresses qualifications, experience and career goals.
  2. Resume of CV.
  3. Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of at least 3 professional references.

Please send application materials to the HR Department by email, or California Northstate University, 9700 West Taron Drive, Elk Grove, CA 95757.  Salary and rank determined by experience and qualifications.

California Northstate University is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Active Employer.  All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.

CNUCOP offers a competitive salary range ($105,000 - $118,000), a good benefits package, and a professional work environment. We are committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, or protected veteran status.




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Job No:
Posted: 6/13/2018
Application Due: 8/12/2018
Work Type:
Salary: 105,000-118,000