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Assistant, Associate or Full Professor (Pharmaceutical Sciences (Pharmaceutics))
Position Number:
Hiring Unit:
College of Pharmacy
UH Hilo
Date Posted:
May 16, 2016
Closing Date:
Continuous - application review begins June 16, 2016
Salary Information:
Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Monthly Type:
11 Month
Tenure Track:
Full Time/Part Time:
Full Time
General Funds

Other Conditions:
Appointment to begin approximately August 2016, pending position clearance and funding.
Duties and Responsibilities
  1. To build and maintain a high-quality, extramurally-funded independent research program in an area of expertise such as preformulation, drug and gene delivery systems, pharmaceutical material science and other related field; achieve excellence in the teaching professional Pharm.D. and Ph.D. graduate students; provide service to the University and academic community at a level commensurate with her/his career stage; contribute to the maintenance of a collegial and collaborative academic environment.
Assistant Professor Minimum Qualifications
  1. Ph.D. degree from an accredited college or university in pharmaceutical sciences or a relevant discipline appropriate for this position (Pharmaceutics). Relevant postdoctoral experience, during which she/he has built a documented record of research creativity, independence, and productivity. The ability to contribute to the appropriate pharmaceutical sciences classes/lectures and laboratory components of the Pharm.D. and Ph.D. curricula. Scholarship documented by first /last author publications in peer-reviewed journals and presentations at scientific and/or professional forums commensurate with academic rank. Demonstrated ability to clearly and successfully communicate verbally and in writing in the English language and work with students and faculty from diverse cultural backgrounds. Experience in grant-writing for research related to Pharmaceutical Sciences.
Associate Professor Minimum Qualifications
  1. In addition to the Assistant Professor described above, a minimum of five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Assistant Professor or higher with a record of sustained productivity in the areas of high quality teaching, peer review funding and publication, and service. Distinguished in own field of study at the national level with a strong track record of productivity and current competitive funding.
Professor Minimum Qualifications
  1. In addition to the Associate Professor described above, internationally recognized in their discipline, a minimum of five (5) years of full-time college or university teaching at the rank of Associate Professor or higher with a record of sustained productivity in the areas of high quality teaching, peer review funding and publications, and service
Desirable Qualifications
  1. Two (2) years of relevant postdoctoral experience, during which she/he has built a record which documents research creativity, independence, and productivity.
  2. A successful, extramurally-funded research program in area of expertise (pharmaceutics).
  3. Relevant teaching experience of Pharmaceutics classes/lectures and laboratory components.

To Apply:
Submit letter of application indicating the position title and position number addressing how the minimum and desirable qualifications are met along with a CV, statement of future research direction (3 page limit), statement of teaching philosophy (2 page limit) and the names, addresses, email and telephone numbers of three (3) professional references, and transcript(s) showing degrees and course work appropriate to the position (copies are acceptable, however, official transcripts will be required prior to employment). All requested documents/information will become the property of the University. Electronic submissions are strongly recommended. Each page of the required documents should include your name. Email must have “Pharmaceutical Sciences Application Position Number 73322—Pharmaceutics” as the subject line. Address email to
  1. UH Hilo College of Pharmacy
  2. Attn: Kristi Nakamura/#73322
  3. 200 W. Kawili Street
  4. Hilo, HI 96720-4091
  1. Mahavir B. Chougule; 808-981-4518;

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