Lecturer - Pharmaceutical Sciences

Job description

Category:: Faculty
Department:: School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Locations:: Binghamton, NY
Posted:: Apr 1, 2019
Closes:: Open Until Filled
Type:: Full-time

About Binghamton University:

The state of New York has provided $60 million to establish a School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Binghamton University. The school will be housed in a new, state-of-the-art, 86,000 sq. ft. dedicated research and education building within the new Health Sciences and Technology Innovation Park. The new school will develop outstanding leaders in pharmacy and pharmaceutical sciences, who use contemporary medication management and innovative research in order to transform human health locally and globally. The research and clinically focused school will train the next generations of graduates to deliver evidence-based, patient-centered pharmaceutical care to diverse groups of patients, especially those who are in under-served rural and geriatric communities.

Binghamton University School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences' Doctor of Pharmacy program has been granted candidate status by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education, 135 South LaSalle Street, Suite 4100, Chicago, IL 60503, 312/644-3575; FAX 312/664-4652, web site: www.acpe-accredit.org/

Job Description:

The Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at Binghamton University invites applications for a full-time lecturer appointment to contribute to teaching in medicinal chemistry. Additional topics may include pharmaceutical calculations, pharmacology, and/or pharmaceutics, depending on the successful applicant's expertise and departmental teaching needs. The initial appointment is for one academic year; the appointment is renewable. Initial appointment will start August 19th 2019 and continue to May 17th, 2020.

Primary duties and responsibilities include:

  • Teach didactic and laboratory components of medicinal chemistry, pharmaceutical calculations, pharmacology, and/or pharmaceutical sciences in the PharmD program.
  • Serve as course coordinator (coordinate coursework, manage course electronic resources, communicate with students, coordinate with other instructors, post grades)
  • Demonstrate a commitment to academic excellence by participating in student assessment activities.
  • Engage in the supervision and guidance of graduate teaching assistants as may be required in the department's programs.
  • Work collaboratively with faculty course instructors for continuing operation and improvement of the teaching program.
  • Design and implement effective teaching/learning processes.
  • Participate in and contribute to education workshops and conferences.


Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in chemistry, pharmacology, pharmaceutical science, biochemistry or related discipline. Preferred applicants will have university-level teaching experience in didactic and/or laboratory coursework.

Additional Information:

The State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. It is the policy of Binghamton University to provide for and promote equal opportunity employment, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment without discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, religion, disability, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, veteran or military service member status, marital status, domestic violence victim status, genetic predisposition or carrier status, or arrest and/or criminal conviction record unless based upon a bona fide occupational qualification or other exception.

The State University of New York is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. As required by title IX and its implementing regulations, Binghamton University does not discriminate on the basis of sex in the educational programs and activities which it operates. This requirement extends to employment and admission. Inquiries about sex discrimination may be directed to the University Title IX Coordinator or directly to the Office of Civil Rights (OCR). Contact information for the Title IX Coordinator and OCR, as well as the University's complete Non-Discrimination Notice may be found here.

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at [email protected].

Binghamton University is a tobacco-free campus effective August 1, 2017.

Application Instructions:

Please submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, contact information for two (2) professional references, and teaching philosophy and goals. Applications received by April 22nd, 2019, will be given first consideration, but the review process will continue until the position is filled.




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Posted: 8/21/2019
Application Due: 11/15/2020
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