San Francisco Bay Area Director of Experiential Pharmacy Education, UCSF, School of Pharmacy
The UCSF School of Pharmacy, Department of Clinical Pharmacy, is seeking a full-time faculty member at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor rank to serve as the Director of San Francisco Bay Area Experiential Training. The UCSF School of Pharmacy has been the national leader in NIH research funding for 38 consecutive years and is widely recognized for innovation in pharmacy practice and education. The successful candidate will manage San Francisco Bay Area experiential education activities, develop and implement new experiential opportunities, and participate in ongoing preceptor development and training programs. The candidate will be responsible for the quality assurance of the experiential education programs and will work closely with the IPPE program director and other regional program directors throughout the state and a large cohort of volunteer faculty. She or he will have responsibilities in didactic and experiential teaching within the PharmD program. He or she will also be expected to provide clinical services consistent with her or his area of practice expertise and department needs. The Bay Area Experiential Director will report to the Vice Chair of Experiential Education and the Chair of the Department of Clinical Pharmacy. The successful candidate will be a PharmD from an accredited college/school of pharmacy and have completed at least a PGY1 pharmacy residency or have equivalent skills and experience. The candidate will either be licensed in California as a pharmacist or be eligible for licensure within 6 months. High priority in selection will be given to candidates with: experience in a pharmacy practice setting (acute, ambulatory, or community), evidence of excellent communication, clinical, and teaching skills, outstanding organizational and administrative skills, and strong potential for academic advancement demonstrated by a record of innovation and creativity documented through research and publications. Interested candidates must apply online at https://aprecruit.ucsf.edu/apply/JPF02106 with a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of teaching, statement of contributions to diversity, and the names, titles and contact information for three peer references who we may contact directly. Affirmative Action Statement: UCSF seeks candidates whose experience, teaching, research, or community service has prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: JPF02106
The Department of Clinical Pharmacy is a multi faceted department with centers, laboratories, and educational programs with many locations at UCSF (Parnassus, Laurel Heights, San Francisco General Hospital) and throughout the state. It is home to a number of functional units: the Center for Self Care, Center for Translational and Policy Research on Personalized Medicine, Drug Product Services Laboratory, Drug Research Unit, and the California Poison Control System, among others. The department also administers 60% of the Doctor of Pharmacy curriculum at UCSF. Educational clerkship programs include Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experiences (IPPEs) and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiences (APPEs). Fourth year students participate in APPEs in educational programs throughout the state, including Los Angeles/Orange County, Fresno, Sacramento, South Bay, San Francisco, and the North Bay. The department has approximately 50 faculty and 160 staff, as well as over 800 volunteer faculty members.