Assistant/Associate Professor

Auburn University, Harrison School of Pharmacy
Auburn, Alabama
Jan 29, 2019
Position Type
Tenured & Tenure-Track
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Auburn University

Harrison School of Pharmacy

Department of Pharmacy Practice

Assistant/Associate Professor


The Department of Pharmacy Practice at Auburn University’s Harrison School of Pharmacy invites applications for two 12-month tenure-track faculty positions. Individuals with expertise in patient-oriented and/or practice –based research are of particular interest. These new positions offer the opportunity to join an expanding research focus in clinical and translational research.  Opportunities for collaboration are present within the School of Pharmacy as well as with faculty throughout the University, including those in other health disciplines as well as programs in system engineering, statistics, computer science, and pharmacogenomics.  Establishing a clinical practice site is optional, depending on the candidate’s desires and needs for a successful research program.

Successful candidates are expected to:

  • Develop and/or maintain a sustainable, extramurally-funded research program;
  • Lead collaborative, interdisciplinary research programs;
  • Demonstrate a high level of scholarly activity, as evidenced by quality publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and active participation in professional societies;
  • Actively participate in the teaching mission of the Harrison School of Pharmacy at the graduate (M.S., Ph.D.) and professional (Pharm.D.) levels; and
  • Contribute to Department, School, and University service activities.

Applicants must have a Pharm.D., Ph.D., or equivalent degree, and a training or practice record that supports a high likelihood of success for developing a thriving research program at the time employment begins.  Interdisciplinary research is encouraged in establishing a competitive extramurally funded research program.  Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills are required. All applicants must meet eligibility requirements to work in the U.S. at the time the appointment begins and throughout the term of employment.  Candidates should submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, statements of immediate and long term research aspirations, as well as the names and addresses (include e-mail address and phone number) of 3 references.  Review of applications will begin February 18, 2019.  Interested candidates should apply on line at the following link:

Auburn, AL offers a unique professional and living environment, and is located approximately 100 miles south of Atlanta, GA, 50 miles from Montgomery, AL, 40 miles from Columbus, GA, and 120 miles south of Birmingham, AL. The Auburn and Opelika communities consist of approximately 100,000 people and offer a high quality of life with excellent schools and recreational opportunities.  Auburn is a true multi-cultural college town with all the amenities associated with a full-service university.

Auburn University is an EEO/Vet/Disability Employer