Job ID: 191973

Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Administration

University of Mississippi

  • Aug. 9, 2022
  • Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Administration
  • Pharmacy Administration, School of Pharmacy
  • University of Mississippi
    Oxford, MS
  • Open until filled
  • Available immediately
  • Assistant Professor
  • Pharmacy - General
The Department of Pharmacy Administration at The University of Mississippi School of Pharmacy is seeking an individual for a full time, tenure-track position for the rank of Assistant Professor.

A Ph.D. or comparable degree in pharmacy administration, health services research, or related field is required by the time of employment. Experience in or knowledge of the health care system and/or the field of pharmacy is required. Responsibilities for this position include: Teaching at the professional and graduate levels, initiation of research projects, and participation in collaborative research projects of mutual interest. Areas of interest may include outcomes research (including patient reported outcomes), pharmacoeconomics, pharmacoepidemiology, health policy, pharmaceutical marketing, pharmacy management, practice research, or social behavioral research.

The successful applicant will have opportunities to collaborate with eight full-time pharmacy administration faculty and to capitalize on collaborative relationships with faculty in other academic departments on campus. The successful applicant will also enjoy affiliation with the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences and collaborative opportunities with the Center for Pharmaceutical Marketing and Management, a center of excellence in pharmaceutical marketing, pharmacy management, and medication use outcomes research, and is home to Medicare, Medicaid and other data that support its research mission. The position offers the potential for growth in an established program committed to excellence in pharmacy and graduate education.

We recognize the importance of a diverse faculty and staff and a supportive educational and professional environment that affirms the value of cultural diversity. We strongly encourage applications from candidates who are traditionally underrepresented in academia and from all candidates who are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic community.

The University of Mississippi is the flagship university for the State of Mississippi. A world-class public research university, the institution has a long history of producing leaders in public service, academics and innovative research. The School of Pharmacy is on the main campus in Oxford, a community of approximately 19,000 residents that has been recognized nationally as one of America's best places to live. The Chronicle of Higher Education has named The University of Mississippi as one of the "Great Colleges to Work For."

The position is available starting January 1, 2023, but the start date is negotiable. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled or until an adequate applicant pool is established. The search will continue until a suitable candidate is selected.

Interested applicants should submit an application, letter of intent outlining his/her qualifications for the position, curriculum vitae, and the names and contact information of at least three references through The University of Mississippi's online employment site at For additional information, please contact Erin Holmes, PharmD, PhD, Search Committee Chair, 662-915-5914,

  • The University of Mississippi is an EOE/AA/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Title VI/Title VII/Title IX/504/ADA/ADEA employer.

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  • Dr. Erin Holmes
    Pharmacy Administration, School of Pharmacy
    University of Mississippi
    University, MS 38677

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