Dean and CAO, School of Pharmacy

The Chronicle of Higher Education Sub1

Posted Under: Atlanta, Georgia jobs in Other; Other jobs in zipcode 30301
Posted On: 2017-08-12 10:00:00

Position Description
The Dean will report to the Senior Vice President and Provost
and will work closely with branch campus administration and
Philadelphia campus departments. Must have exceptional
interpersonal and administrative skills, a commitment to learning
outcomes, and vision indicative of the ability to shape and
energetically lead the School of Pharmacy.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Duties and responsibilities include (but are not limited to) the

Establish collaborative relationships, to include formal
relationships with undergraduate institutions for pre-pharmacy
general education.
Secure sites for experiential placements within the health care
community of Atlanta, Georgia AHEC and the southeast region.
The Dean will establish collaborative community relationships
and pursue external funding opportunities.
Provide effective financial management; and will serve as a
visionary educational leader for the School of pharmacy in a manner
that is consistent with the mission of the College.
A commitment to cultural and gender diversity and ethics in an
educational environment.
The ability to strongly represent the college of pharmacy to
local, state and national professional pharmacy organizations and
other external bodies.
Candidates should have knowledge of contemporary issues in
pharmacy and pharmacy education and be a leader within national
professional organizations.
Candidates should demonstrate success in scholarly activity and
have a strong commitment to shared governance.
Candidates should also have a commitment to diversity and be
able to work within multicultural academic populations.

Position Requirements

Candidates must possess a terminal degree (Pharm.D., PhD, D.O,
or M.D.).

Experience as a faculty member in a School of Pharmacy
Higher education experience as a department chair or above
An understanding of innovative approaches to the development of
a professional pharmacy curriculum that fosters student-centered
learning, critical thinking, problem solving and collaborative
A record of strong leadership in previous academic or
administrative positions.
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and the
demonstrated ability to work with others to accomplish stated
An understanding of contemporary pharmacy practice and
knowledge of the accreditation process in pharmacy.
Certifications, Licenses, Registrations

Applicants with a PharmD degree must be eligible for pharmacist
licensure in the state of Georgia.

Application Instructions
All inquiries must include: a letter of intent, a
curriculum vitae, salary requirements, and three (3) references,
preferably from current or former supervisors. Category: Education , Keywords: Dean