Pharmaceutical Sciences Faculty Position – Drug Metabolism, Pharmacokinetics, and Clinical Pharmacology - 2
Location: Nashville, Tennessee
Internal Number: 9984
Posting Number: F0381P
Primary Responsibility :
Candidates must be dedicated to excellent student teaching and service to the department, college, university and profession. Candidates are expected to provide instruction to undergraduate, graduate, and pharmacy students in related biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences such as biochemistry, drug metabolism, and pharmacology.
In addition to supporting the teaching mission of the college, candidates are expected to significantly contribute to the scholarship mission of the college by establishing an independent research program in scientific or therapeutic areas aimed at optimizing drug exposure and response utilizing in vitro models, in vivo pre-clinical studies, and clinical research in humans.
Candidates are also expected to support collaborative basic and translational research training opportunities for undergraduate students, graduate students, and pharmacy students participating in the PharmD-to-PhD Pathway Program and other related certificate or training pathways.
Additional Comments & Information:
The College of Pharmacy at Lipscomb University in Nashville, TN invites applications for a full-time, tenure track faculty position at the associate or full professor rank in the division of Pharmaceutical Sciences. Lipscomb University is a faith-based institution. This position offers an exciting opportunity to join an innovative, student-centered academic pharmacy program. The division has active research space in a state-of-the-art Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center and has an established collaborative partnership with Vanderbilt University that includes a PharmD-to-PhD Pathway Program in pharmacology.
The 12-month appointment will start in the summer or fall of 2021. Salaries are competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. The Pharmaceutical Sciences Research Center includes a training laboratory, core laboratory for analytical support and drug product development, shared instrumentation and specialized support rooms, and independent research space. Current faculty hold adjunct appointments at Vanderbilt University and similar opportunities exist with other nearby academic institutions to facilitate collaborative educational and research opportunities.
Lipscomb University is a Christian institution committed to creating students whose academic excellence, faith and practice, and community service reflect our ideals of global citizenship. Our mission is to integrate Christian faith and practice with academic excellence, not only in the classroom but also by involvement in numerous services to the church and the larger community. It is a place that sees the city as our campus and the world as our classroom. This is what grounds us, and it is also what has grown us.
The institution includes both Lipscomb University and Lipscomb Academy. The University enrolls more than 4,600 students, has a 10-year growth rate from 2007-2017 of almost 70 percent and offers students an intellectually challenging academic program of study that includes eight bachelor's degrees with over 100 majors spanning the liberal arts to programs of study in pre-professional and professional disciplines, 24 master's degrees in 70 fields of study, four education specialist degrees and three doctoral degrees. Each year, Lipscomb students contribute an average of 60,000 hours of service to nonprofits and organizations. Classified as a national university by U.S. News & World Report, Lipscomb University is classified as a doctoral university by the Carnegie Foundation, placing it among 7 percent of schools nationwide.
Lipscomb Academy is a leader in PreK-12th schools in the Nashville area and enrolls over 1,200 students in academic programs from 2-year-olds to 12th grade where students are equipped to love to learn, learn to love, and live to serve. Lipscomb Academy's mission as a Christ-centered PreK-12th grade institution has been greater than shaping the minds of children; we guide children to discover their God-given gifts and passions, to develop as a whole person and to become a positive influence in their local and the greater global community. Throughout its existence, the Academy has benefitted from its unique association with Lipscomb University through access to its college-level professors, equipment and resources while delivering rigorous academic opportunities and offering compelling and competitive athletic programs all wrapped in an environment grounded in spiritual formation.
In addition to Lipscomb's residential campuses in the Green Hills area of Nashville, Tennessee, there are two satellite locations and numerous online programs. At the heart of Lipscomb University are more than 860 full-time faculty and staff at the University and 160 full-time faculty and staff at the Academy who are committed to creating a lasting impact beyond the campus, serving the good of humanity to the glory of God. As you learn more about Lipscomb, we hope you find it to be a place that is joyfully and energetically committed to God and a place where you truly want to share and invest your talents and skills.
Lipscomb University complies with all applicable federal and state nondiscrimination laws and does not engage in prohibited discrimination on the basis of race, religion, sex, age, color, national or ethnic origin, or disability in the administration of its educational policies, programs and activities.
Lipscomb University is a Christian institution committed to creating students whose academic excellence, faith and practice, and community service reflect our ideals of global citizenship. With more than 4,600 students and a 10-year growth rate of 85 percent, Lipscomb is a dynamic university offering students a choice of eight bachelor’s degrees in 136 majors, 24 master’s degrees in 70 fields of study, four education specialist degrees and three doctoral degrees. In addition to Lipscomb’s residential campus in the Green Hills area of Nashville, Tennessee, there are five satellite locations and numerous online programs. U.S. News & World Report, which named Lipscomb University as an up-and-coming university and one of the most innovative universities in the South, ranked Lipscomb for the first time in school history as a national university in the annual “2017 America’s Guide to Colleges.” In 2016 the Carnegie Foundation classified Lipscomb as a doctoral university, placing it among 7 percent of schools nationwide. At the heart of Lipscomb University are more than 940 full-time faculty and staff who are committed to creating a lasting impact beyond the campus, serving the good of hu...manity to the glory of God. As you learn more about Lipscomb, we hope you find it to be a place that is joyfully and energetically committed to God and a place where you truly want to share and invest your talents and skills.