Pharmacy Faculty Positions in Burlington, VT


Faculty Positions in Pharmaceutics, Medicinal Chemistry, and Pharmacology

The Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS), a private institution with 125-year tradition located in Albany, NY, is seeking applications for faculty positions in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences at its new satellite campus near Burlington, VT, which will enroll its first Doctor of Pharmacy class in fall 2009.

Three 9.5 month, tenure-track faculty positions are available in the areas of pharmaceutics, medicinal chemistry, and pharmacology. Academic rank is open and will be commensurate with experience. Responsibilities will include teaching in pharmaceutics and in courses that integrate pharmacology, medicinal chemistry and pharmacotherapy for the Pharm.D. program, establishing an individual or collaborative extramurally-funded research program, and participation in the service missions of the college.

Qualified applicants should have a Ph.D. in the respective area or a related discipline, postdoctoral experience, a strong commitment to teaching excellence, graduate education, and continuing scholarship, and excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills. Preference will be given to candidates who have a pharmacy background, teaching experience, and a record of applying innovative teaching technologies, but these experiences are not required.

The salary is nationally competitive by AACP standards. A startup package and a comprehensive benefit package are available. The Burlington area abounds in scenic beauty and year-round outdoor recreational opportunities. Additional information about ACPHS and the working environment can be found at

Applicants should submit a letter of interest, curriculum vitae, a. statement of teaching philosophy, research/scholarship plans, and contact information of three references. Applications and nominations should be sent by U.S. or electronic mail to: Robert A. Hamilton, Pharm.D., Associate Dean for the Vermont Campus, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 106 New Scotland Ave., Albany, NY 12208 or robert.hamilton [at] Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until all positions are filled, with a preferred start date of July 1, 2009.

The ACPHS is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

Last updated: February 5, 2009

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