Middletown, NY United States
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Pharmacology Faculty Position

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, Department of Basic Science

Job Title: Pharmacology Faculty Position
Job Location: Middletown , NY
United States
Status: Full-Time
Job Category: Health sciences, nursing, kinesiology
Medicine, dentistry, pharmacy
Application Closing Date: Open until filled
Date Posted: 2019-02-19
Industry: Academic/Education

Job Description

Pharmacology Faculty Position
Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine
Middletown, NY Campus

Department: Basic Science
Status: Fulltime
Reports To: Associate Chair, Department of Basic Science - Middletown
FLSA: Exempt
Supervises: N/A


Touro is a system of non-profit institutions of higher and professional education. Touro College was chartered in 1970 primarily to enrich the Jewish heritage, and to serve the larger American and global community. Approximately 18,000 students are currently enrolled in its various schools and divisions, including 16 under-graduate, 12 graduate and seven professional schools.

Touro College has 29 campuses, locations and instructional sites in the New York area, as well as branch campuses and programs in Berlin, Jerusalem, Moscow, Paris and Florida. New York Medical College, Touro University California and its Nevada branch campus, as well as Touro University Worldwide and its Touro College Los Angeles division are separately accredited institutions within the Touro College and University System.

For further information on Touro College, please go to: http://www.touro.edu

The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine, Middletown Campus opened its doors on July 21, 2014. It's housed in the former Horton Hospital building, which underwent a $25 million renovation to become a 21st century medical school campus — complete with state-of-the-art teaching labs, clinical training facilities like the OSCE and Medical Simulation Labs, and 150 student dorm rooms.

TouroCOM faculty use an innovative “flipped” classroom approach to deliver the curriculum and students in the human anatomy lab learn through a combination of classical cadaver dissection, the study of plastinated models, and a custom designed holographic 3-D anatomy system.


The Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) is looking for an experienced medical educator to teach Medical Pharmacology to second year medical students in an organ systems based curriculum on the Middletown, NY campus.


The Medical Pharmacology faculty position specifically involves collaborating with faculty on the Harlem campus in the development, organization and delivery of second year Medical Pharmacology course presented simultaneously on both campuses.

Although a commitment to excellence in teaching is the primary responsibility of the position, faculty members also serve on the administrative committees of the college and are expected to already have, or to develop scholarly activity that results in peer-reviewed publications.

Job Requirements


Education, Preparation, and Training

Applicants must have a D.O. or M.D. degree, or a Ph.D. in Pharmacology. The successful candidate will demonstrate the potential for exceptional teaching at the medical school or graduate level in the areas mentioned in the job responsibilities section, have experience designing pharmacology instructional materials, demonstrate potential for basic science research, and work well with the rest of faculty team.


The ideal candidate will be proficient in the following areas: Relevant content expertise, research techniques, instructional design, delivery and assessment, course management, psychometrics/statistics, learning theory, public speaking, effective communication, conflict management.

Computer Skills

Basic computer skills supporting the proficient use of the Microsoft Office Suite, including PowerPoint, Word, Outlook and Excel, as well as software used to prepare and administer written exams electronically and experience with Learning Management Systems.


Infrequent travel to the branch campus location in Manhattan, NY. Travel to professional academic conferences, as approved by the Department Chair.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential function satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.

Information and Application Process Instructions


To apply, please submit a cover letter and CV (MS Word or PDF) with contact information for three references to Jodi.Shepard-Cheatham@touro.edu

Please include a history of teaching experience and a concise statement of your teaching and research goals.

Qualified applicants will be invited for an on-site interview, which will include a teaching demonstration.

The start date for the position is July 1, 2019.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

A comprehensive benefits package is also included for full-time positions. For more information, visit http://tourocom.touro.edu/.

Touro College is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity. Our practices and employment decisions regarding employment, hiring, assignment, promotion, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment are not based on an employee's race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, ancestry, military discharge status, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic predisposition, housing status, or any other protected status, in accordance with applicable law. Our policies are in conformance with Title IX, 1972 Education Amendments.

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Applicants with dual-career considerations can find university jobs such as professor jobs, dean jobs, chair / department head jobs, and other faculty jobs and employment opportunities at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine and at other institutions of higher education in the region on www.AcademicCareers.com

To obtain more information or to submit your resume you can contact Chair of the Search Committee as shown below. If you apply for this position, please say you saw it first on www.AcademicCareers.com. Thank you.

Chair of the Search Committee

E-Mail: Jodi.Shepard-Cheatham@touro.edu

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