Position Title Assistant or Associate Professor - Social, Behavioural and
Administrative Pharmacy (Management, Leadership, Pharmacoeconomics)
Posting Number F291P
Type of position Tenure Stream
About the opportunity
COLLEGE OF PHARMACY, FACULTY OF HEALTH, DALHOUSIE UNIVERSITY
Tenure Stream Faculty Position – Social, Behavioural and Administrative
Pharmacy (Management, Leadership, Pharmacoeconomics)
The College of Pharmacy in Dalhousie's Faculty of Health invites applications
from qualified candidates for a full-time, tenure stream position at either
the Assistant or Associate Professor level, depending on the candidate,
commencing on or before August 1, 2022. Exceptional cases at the Professor
level may be considered.
Dalhousie University is comprised of 6,000 faculty and staff amongst its 13
faculties. Current enrollment is 18,500 graduate and undergraduate students.
As the largest university in the Maritimes and a member of Canada's U15
research-intensive university group, Dal is an influential driver of the
region's intellectual, social and economic development.
The Faculty of Health's faculty, staff and students are committed to improving
the well-being of individuals, families, communities and populations through
diverse health programming, collaborative research and strong community
partnerships. The Faculty of Health is one of the largest faculties at
Dalhousie, comprised of eight schools, one college and one program, more than
200 faculty members, 80 staff members, and over 3,000 students. With the most
programmatically diverse health faculty in Canada, our students are exposed to
a broad range of health topics and learning experiences.
Dalhousie's College of Pharmacy is committed to achieving the five strategic
directions of the Faculty of Health including engaging in transformational
teaching and learning, growth of the research enterprise, fostering
citizenship, cultivating partnerships and mobilizing supports for innovation.
The College of Pharmacy offers both an undergraduate and a graduate program
(Master of Science in Pharmaceutical Sciences). Opportunities exist to
supervise master students in various programs, as well as graduate students in
the PhD in Health program and the Interdisciplinary PhD program. Opportunities
also exist to engage in research and pedagogy related to interprofessional
health education. The College's mission and vision aligns with the Faculty and
Dalhousie's strategic research initiatives and the successful candidate will
be expected to develop a strong program of research which aligns with these
The successful candidate will hold a PhD or equivalent degree (e.g., a
postgraduate PharmD or other postgraduate degree with a research component).
A degree in Pharmacy is desirable. Post-doctoral research experience is
desirable. The successful candidate will have demonstrated expertise in
social, behavioural, and administrative pharmacy that is supported by peer-
reviewed publications, grant capture, and/or other forms of non-traditional
scholarly output commensurate with level of experience. The candidate will
have the ability/potential to establish an active, extramurally funded
research/scholarly program in the areas of social, behavioural, and
administrative pharmacy that is supported by a fundable research plan. The
successful candidate will be expected to propose and demonstrate how their
intended program of research aligns with the Visions of the College and the
Faculty of Health at Dalhousie University. The candidate will demonstrate
ability/potential for excellence in the areas of teaching, mentoring, and
service. Responsibilities will include establishing and maintaining an
influential, collaborative, and sustainable research/scholarly program related
to social, behavioural and administrative pharmacy, teaching and mentoring
students in the program, contributing to committees at the College and to the
academic life of the College, Faculty, and University. Teaching will focus on
areas such as management, leadership, and pharmacoeconomics, and others as
required within the program.
Applicants should submit a cover letter stating qualifications and abilities
(including pharmacy practice experience (if applicable)) (max 2 pages);
a complete Curriculum Vitae; a statement of teaching philosophy, interests,
and experience (max 1 page); and a research/scholarly plan addressing
experience and outlining how the plan aligns with the Visions of the College
of Pharmacy and Faculty of Health (max 2 pages) at
https:// dal.peopleadmin.ca/postings/8537. The deadline for applications is
February 15, 2022.
This position is subject to final budgetary approval.
All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadians and
permanent residents will be given priority.
Dalhousie University is committed to fostering a collegial culture grounded in
diversity and inclusiveness. The university encourages applications from
Indigenous persons (especially Mi'kmaq), persons with a disability,
racialized persons, including persons of Black/African descent (especially
African Nova Scotians), women, persons of a minority sexual orientation
and/or gender identity, and all candidates who would contribute to the
diversity of our community. For more information, please visit
The successful candidate will be required to provide proof of full vaccination
or may seek an accommodation from Dalhousie's vaccine requirements on grounds
protected under provincial human rights legislation. Visit the Campus Check
website for more information.
Open Date 12/24/2021
Close Date 02/15/2022
Open Until Filled No
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Documents Needed to Apply
Résumé / Curriculum Vitae (CV)