Clinical Faculty, Pharmacy Practice - Internal Medicine
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Type: Full Time
Specialty Practice Areas:
2 openings available.
Internal Number: F23-064
The Department of Pharmacy Practice of Mercer University College of Pharmacy invites applications for a full-time, 12-month, non-tenure-track internal medicine faculty position. The main responsibilities will be to teach in the doctor of pharmacy program in both the didactic and experiential components and to develop a clinical practice at an academic hospital in Atlanta. Additional responsibilities include college service and scholarship.
Mercer University is a nationally-recognized private university with a comprehensive focus. The College of Pharmacy’s vision is to empower ourselves and others to cultivate passion to enrich health and improve lives. Its mission is to enhance health through innovation in teaching, research, patient-centered care, and service. It is the top-ranked private college of pharmacy in the Southeast. The Department of Pharmacy Practice has 28 faculty members including both research-intensive and clinical. The Department works with a comprehensive network of community and large health-system pharmacies, clinics, managed care organizations, and pharmaceutical industry.
Application review and interviews will begin immediately. An application is required at Mercer’s online hiring system,Details - Clinical Faculty, Pharmacy Practice - Internal Medicine (mercer.edu). Required documents to upload include a letter of interest in the position, curriculum vitae, teaching philosophy, a statement describing research interests, and contact information for three references. Additional information can be obtained from:
Mercer University recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences, perspectives, and backgrounds.
All faculty and staff, excluding student employees, on-call staff and adjunct faculty teaching online only, are required to have the COVID-19 vaccine or an approved medical or religious exemption by the University. New hires will be required to provide their COVID-19 vaccination card or receive approval for a medical or religious exemption by the University before their first day of employment.
Candidates must have a doctor of pharmacy degree from an accredited institution and have completed a PGY1 and PGY2 residency in internal medicine or pharmacotherapy or equivalent experience. Didactic and experiential teaching experience is highly desirable.
The College of Pharmacy, one of four health sciences units within the Mercer Health Sciences Center, continues its rich history, tradition of excellence, and legacy of caring by offering quality degree programs that provide students with the necessary education and skills for their careers in pharmacy. The college’s motto, “A Tradition of Excellence, a Legacy of Caring,” frames its philosophy of providing excellent academic programs in an environment where every student matters and every person counts.