University of Utah Assistant/Associate Professor (Clinical) in Salt Lake City, Utah

Position Information

Position/Rank Assistant/Associate Professor (Clinical)

Department 00281 - Pharmacotherapy

City Salt Lake City, UT

Track Non Tenure Track

New Position to Begin Fall 2018


The University of Utah College of Pharmacy, in collaboration with University of Utah Health Care Pharmacy Services and the Department of Family & Preventive Medicine – Family Medicine Division is seeking nominations and applications for a clinical track faculty member and clinical pharmacist who will practice at the University of Utah Madsen Family Medicine Clinic. This full-time clinical track position will be at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor and will be available in Fall 2018.

University of Utah Health (U of U Health) is a patient focused center distinguished by collaboration, excellence, leadership, and respect. U of U Health values candidates who are committed to fostering and furthering the culture of compassion, collaboration, innovation, accountability, diversity, integrity, quality, and trust that is integral to our mission.

Responsibilities of the position are summarized below:

Teaching (40%): The faculty member will be expected to teach in the didactic curriculum of the College of Pharmacy, Physician Assistant Program, and School of Medicine, will coordinate 1-2 courses, and will serve as a clerkship preceptor for pharmacy students.

Clinical Practice (50%): The faculty member’s practice site will be in the area of family medicine at the U of U Health Madsen Health Center. The faculty member will be responsible to a U of U Health Pharmacy Services manager for practice responsibilities and will work together with a clinical track faculty partner. Practice site activities will include a combination of program development, professional consultation with medical team members and direct patient care. The faculty role within this team will be critical to the continued development of measurable patient interventions and overall clinical outcomes.

Scholarship (5%): Faculty are expected to participate in producing scholarly works, which may include clinical research, outcomes research, review articles, book chapters, and case reports. Presentations at local, regional, and national meetings will also be expected.

Service (5%): Participation on college, department, and university committees is expected. In addition, faculty members serve as advisors to student organizations, and are expected to be active in local and national professional service.

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Review of applications will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

For further information regarding the University of Utah College of Pharmacy, please visit the following website:

Applicants should hold a PharmD degree and have completed a PGY2 residency in ambulatory or primary care and/or a Clinical Pharmacy Research Fellowship and have experience in developing and implementing pharmacy services in a primary care setting.

Applicants should demonstrate excellence in clinical practice, have a strong desire for teaching and scholarship in an academic environment, and demonstrate the ability to initiate clinical pharmacy services in a primary care clinic setting. Pharmacist licensure or eligibility for licensure in Utah is required.

Application and Inquiries: Interested candidates should apply online by submitting an application, cover letter, CV, three letters of recommendation, a teaching statement and an optional research statement at

Inquiries about the position may be directed to Shaylyce Mays, Office Assistant at

EEO/Diversity Information

The University of Utah is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate based upon race, national origin, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, status as a person with a disability, genetic information, or Protected Veteran status. Individuals from historically underrepresented groups, such as minorities, women, qualified persons with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Veterans’ preference is extended to qualified applicants, upon request and consistent with University policy and Utah state law. Upon request, reasonable accommodations in the application process will be provided to individuals with disabilities. To inquire about the University’s nondiscrimination or affirmative action policies or to request disability accommodation, please contact: Director, Office of Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action, 201 S. Presidents Circle, Rm 135, (801) 581-8365.

The University of Utah values candidates who have experience working in settings with students from diverse backgrounds, and possess a strong commitment to improving access to higher education for historically underrepresented students.


The University is a participating employer with Utah Retirement Systems (“URS”). To be eligible for retirement contributions, you must be hired into a benefit-eligible position. Employees with priorURSservice may elect to enroll in theURSwithin 30 days of hire. Regardless of whether they are hired into a benefit-eligible position or not, individuals who previously retired and are receiving monthly retirement benefits fromURSmust notify the Benefits Department upon hire. Please contact Utah Retirement Systems at (801)366-7770 or (800)695-4877 or the University’s Benefits Department at (801)581-7447 for information.

This position may require the successful completion of a criminal background check and/or drug screen and immunizations.

Special Instructions for Candidates

Open Date 09/10/2018

Close Date

Open Until Filled Yes

Requisition Number PRN02094F

Type Faculty