Assistant or Associate Professor

Washington State University College of Pharmacy
Job Location: 
Spokane, WA
commensurate with experience and rank
Job Description: 

The College of Pharmacy, Washington State University (WSU) on the Riverpoint campus in Spokane, invites applications for a full-time, tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor (commensurate with experience) in the
Section of Clinical Pharmacology. The successful candidate is expected to maintain an active, extramurally funded research program in any relevant area (broadly defined), including pharmacology, physiology, therapeutics and toxicology; to mentor graduate and PharmD students and fellows; and to teach in the professional and graduate curricula.


Applicants must have an advanced degree (M.D.,
PharmD., or Ph.D. in Pharmacology, Pharmaceutical Sciences, or a related discipline)before date of hire. Candidates at the level of Assistant Professor must possess a track record of accomplishment that demonstrates the potential to become an outstanding
scholar and educator. Candidates considered at the rank of Associate Professor must possess a record of accomplishment demonstrating outstanding scholarly and educational activities, with a nationally recognized, extramurally funded, research

Contact Information: 

Screening of applications will begin September 15, 2013 and will continue until a suitable
candidate is identified. To apply, visit Applications must include the
following materials: 1) A letter of application describing your professional goals, relevant
academic preparation, and experience in research and teaching; 2) A current curriculum vitae; and 3) Name, title, organization, phone number and e-mail address for four people willing to serve as employment references.
Please contact Vicki Burnham, Assistant to the Dean, at or 509-335-4750 for questions or confidential expressions of interest about this position.
Women and minorities are particularly encouraged to apply. WASHINGTON STATE

About Our Organization: 

The College of Pharmacy currently is located on WSU’s Health Sciences Riverpoint campus in Spokane. The College is substantially adding to its research and graduate education capacity across its academic units, including Pharmaceutical Sciences,
Clinical Pharmacology, Pharmacotherapy, and Nutrition/Exercise Physiology. Areas of
ongoing interest for current faculty include pharmacogenetics and genomics, medicinal
chemistry and drug discovery, pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, and the interface between nutrition and drug therapy.
Complete with a rich cultural scene, historic neighborhoods, urban appeal, and easy
access to four-season outdoor recreation, Spokane supplies a high quality of life with a
low cost-of-living. The Riverpoint campus, which lies at the heart of the developing
University District and enjoys a premier location along the Spokane River, is home to the
WSU Division of Health Sciences and programs from Eastern Washington University
and the University of Washington. Spokane is also within an easy drive of Seattle,
Portland, British Columbia, and the scenic playgrounds of northern Idaho and western