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Job Title


Chair, Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Sciences Department


Company : Touro College


Location : New York City, NY


Created : 2020-10-24


Job Type : Full Time


Job Description

The Chair is the immediate supervisor and academic leader of the pharmaceutical and biomedical faculty and is charged with the achievement of the College's mission, goals and objectives at the department level. Supervises the day-to-day operation of the department and coordinates the long-term development of its faculty. • Meet regularly with the leadership team to accomplish the work of the College. • Work in a collegial and effective manner with the other Chairs and Deans for the mission and advancement of the college. • Hold at least monthly Pharmaceutical & Biomedical Sciences Meetings to discuss the operational and professional needs of the department. • Oversees evaluation and improvement of all teaching of the department, although the specific activities can be delegated to individual faculty. • Promotes and supports research in the department. Represents the research needs of the basic science faculty to the administration and will insure that faculty members have protected time for research. The Chair will keep records of the research productivity of the department. • Develops the professional potential of each faculty member of the department so that those individual and organizational goals can be achieved. Assesses the strengths and weakness of each faculty member and provides individual assistance in needed areas of advice and counsel or arranges for assistance as appropriate. • Ensures regular evaluation of all aspects of faculty performance is carried out. Serves as an immediate source of recognition and reward for faculty accomplishments and brings these accomplishments to the attention of peers and other appropriate individuals or groups in the Institution. • The Chair actively teaches in didactic courses and laboratory sessions, coordinates courses, and participates in remediation. • Ph.D. or other terminal degree in a pharmaceutical and/or biomedical field, pharmaceutics preferred • Extensive experience in research and scholarship • Track record of grant funding and research publications • Working knowledge of pharmacy school curricula and familiarity with the ACPE accreditation process, as they relate to curriculum, assessment and faculty development • Knowledge of research and scholarship in the pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences • Ability to network effectively to form alliances with local, state, regional and national colleagues • Must be able to multi-task and prioritize work • Proficient communication and interpersonal skills • Organizational and management skills • Must be articulate and professional (demonstrated proficiency in writing, organization and editing) • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook Requisition ID: 2020-6450 Schedule Shift: 9:00am - 5:30pm / Fri, 9:00am - 2:00pm Hours Per Week: 36.5 Travel: None External Company URL: ouro.edu/ Street: 230 West 125th Street Chart of Accounts: Touro College New York