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Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmacology

Please see Special Instructions for more details.

Application: AMC offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled. Required Documents: • Letter of Intent • Curriculum Vitae • Three Letters of Recommendation • List of References Optional Documents: • Statement of Teaching Interests • Brief Description of Research Interests • Other (writing sample / peer-reviewed publication) • Salary Requirements, if any Application materials should be sent electronically to both Rebecca Keller, PhD (Assistant Dean, Medical Education) and Henry Pohl, MD (Vice Dean of Academic Administration). Their respective email addresses are kellerre@amc.edu and pohlh@amc.edu . References may submit letters of recommendation directly to Drs. Keller and Pohl. Applications are not considered complete until all items listed in "Required Documents" section have been received. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Should candidates have any questions about the application or position, please contact Rebecca Keller.

Position Details

Position Information

Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor in Pharmacology
Employment Type Other
Employment Status Full Time
Bi-weekly Hours
Appointment Length 12 Month
Duration of Appointment
Semester Appointment Term
Position Summary

The Department of Medical Education at Albany Medical College (AMC) invites applications from qualified candidates to join the AMC at the rank of assistant or associate professor in Pharmacology. The successful candidate will provide instruction to medical students at AMC and pharmacy, as well as BS/MS students at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS). In addition, it is expected that the successful candidate will integrate preclinical pharmacology with the clinical pharmacy/medical curriculum. The faculty member will establish interprofessional educational experiences at Albany Medical College in conjunction with ACPHS. This full-time position will be available as a non-tenure track appointment and individuals who strive for excellence in teaching and service are encouraged to apply.

Responsibilities Include:
• Develop and deliver high-level, engaging didactic lectures in assigned courses
• Design unique learning experiences for preclinical curriculum in pharmacology
• Work with the Clinical Pharmacist in interprofessional education and integration of pharmacology content
• Perform teaching responsibilities as assigned
• Attend/participate in committee meetings and education meetings as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
• Knowledge of teaching and learning pedagogy and student success initiatives.
• Knowledge of academic programming related to pharmacology education.
• Ability to organize work effectively, conceptualize and prioritize objectives, and exercise independent judgment.
• Ability to communicate and present information effectively to internal and external audiences.
• Ability to multi-task, develop and present workshops or training, and to advise and guide

Albany Medical College
Albany Medical Center is northeastern New York’s only academic health sciences center and is one of the largest private employers in the Capital Region. It incorporates the 734-bed Albany Medical Center Hospital, which offers the widest range of medical and surgical services in the region, and the Albany Medical College, which trains the next generation of doctors, scientists and other healthcare professionals, and which also includes a biomedical research enterprise and the region’s largest physicians practice with more than 450 doctors. One of the nation’s oldest private medical schools, Albany Medical College (AMC) prides itself in offering an intimate, collegial environment which fosters humane values and genuine learning. The institution was founded in 1839 and is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education and the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. Albany Medical Center works with dozens of community partners to improve the region’s health and quality of life.

Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Founded in 1881, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (ACPHS) is a private, independent institution committed to the advancement of healthcare. The historic campus is rapidly growing in degree programs offered, facilities, and faculty specializations. The College has academic programs and research activities spanning the full spectrum of pharmacy and health sciences from drug discovery to patient care. Students pursue a wide range of career pathways in health related fields through undergraduate and graduate programs in pharmacy, biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences, laboratory diagnostics, biotechnology and health outcomes research. Currently the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences has research interests in cancer, drug discovery and pharmacogenomics.

Location
Nestled in the scenic and historic Hudson Valley, Albany is within driving distance to Saratoga Springs, Boston, New York City and Montreal. Cultural opportunities exist in the region and the metropolitan area boasts excellent schools, a stable economy, and an affordable cost of living for the Northeast. The region is rich in a variety of outdoor/indoor recreational activities, new & thriving restaurants and a diverse nightlife.

Required Qualifications

Required Qualifications:
Successful candidates must possess a PhD in Pharmacology, post-doctoral experience is a plus. All candidates must possess a strong teaching aptitude and a desire to work with medical students and pharmacy students. Additionally, qualified candidates must display strong interpersonal skills, an ability to work independently and as part of a team, and excellent organizational skills. All candidates must be well versed in the subject of pharmacology in regards to basic science and clinical application. Candidates interested in developing new modes of teaching are encouraged to apply.

Preferred Qualifications
Physical Demands

Posting Details

Posting Details

Posting Number Fac0672014
Desired Start Date
Position End Date (if temporary)
Open Date
Application Deadline
Open Until Filled
Special Instructions to Applicants

Application:
AMC offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
The search committee will begin reviewing applications immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Required Documents:
• Letter of Intent
• Curriculum Vitae
• Three Letters of Recommendation
• List of References

Optional Documents:
• Statement of Teaching Interests
• Brief Description of Research Interests
• Other (writing sample / peer-reviewed publication)
• Salary Requirements, if any

Application materials should be sent electronically to both Rebecca Keller, PhD (Assistant Dean, Medical Education) and Henry Pohl, MD (Vice Dean of Academic Administration). Their respective email addresses are kellerre@amc.edu and pohlh@amc.edu . References may submit letters of recommendation directly to Drs. Keller and Pohl. Applications are not considered complete until all items listed in “Required Documents” section have been received. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. Should candidates have any questions about the application or position, please contact Rebecca Keller.

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Required Documents
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