Chapman University, School of Pharmacy

Position ID:Chapman University-School of Pharmacy-BPSNTT [#21838]
Position Title: Open Rank, Instructional Professor of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Non-Tenure Track, August 2022
Position Type:Non tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Irvine, California 92866, United States [map]
Subject Areas: Pharmaceutical Sciences / Pharmaceutics
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2022/05/26, updated 2022/05/25)
Position Description:    

General Information

Chapman University School of Pharmacy (CUSP), the first ACPE-accredited School of Pharmacy in Orange County, California, seeks excellent candidates to join its faculty in the Department of Biomedical & Pharmaceutical Sciences. This full-time, calendar-year, non-tenure-track position, beginning in August, is primarily focused on teaching. We are interested in candidates with expertise and experience in teaching in various areas of pharmaceutical sciences, specifically in pharmaceutics/drug delivery and pharmacology.

Chapman University is a nationally ranked institution offering traditional undergraduate and graduate programs in the heart of Orange County, one of Southern California’s most diverse and vibrant regions. The university achieved R2 status in the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education, a distinction held by just 10 percent of all U.S. universities and is ranked as 122nd among Best National Universities by US News and World Report (2022). Our faculty include academic leaders who excel in research, publishing and world-class teaching in our 11 schools and colleges, including the Chapman University School of Pharmacy. Dedicated to forward-looking, personalized education, we create an environment for unlimited achievement by both our students and faculty.

CUSP offers PharmD and MS/PhD in Pharmaceutical Economics and Policy and Pharmaceutical Sciences programs that address the challenges of tomorrow in the field of pharmacy and pharmaceutical health outcomes and health care policy and drug discovery and development. Located on the Chapman University Rinker Health Science Campus in the beautiful Orange County, California, the School is rapidly growing in all areas of basic and translational research, innovative teaching, and practice, with excellent state-of-the-art facilities. The newly-remodeled facilities consist of modern classrooms and state-of-the-art research laboratories, core facilities, and equipment. Additionally, the Health Science Campus is strategically located near a number of biopharmaceutical, diagnostics, and medical devices companies. More information about CUSP is available at

The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. More information on diversity and inclusion at Chapman University is available at


Required: • PhD in Pharmaceutical Sciences or related disciplines from an accredited institution. • Teaching experience in pharmaceutical or biomedical sciences • Demonstrated ability for teaching excellence. • Records of scholarship/research (e.g., peer-reviewed publications and research grants), commensurate with the desired rank. • Excellent written and oral communication and interpersonal skills.

Preferred: • Teaching experience in a US school/college of pharmacy • Teaching experience in pharmaceutics/drug delivery and pharmacology courses • Experience in curriculum development and assessment • Evidence of successful mentorship of undergraduate, professional, or graduate students • Peer-reviewed records of scholarship of teaching


• Teach in an accelerated, year-long PharmD program and in MS/PhD graduate programs. • Participate in the curriculum development and assessment process. • Mentor professional and undergraduate students. • Engage in scholarship activities commensurate with the rank. • Participate in the service activities of the Department, School, and University

Contact Information

Interested and qualified applicants are invited to electronically submit a Chapman University faculty employment application, letter of intent, curriculum vitae, a brief teaching portfolio, which includes a summary of teaching philosophy, experience, and evidence of teaching excellence, and a list of three current references, including their contact information to the following link:

Please direct any inquiries to LeAnne Daringer at Please use “NTT Teaching Position” as the email subject line. Application review will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. The salary will be commensurate with qualifications. Chapman University offers a relocation expense reimbursement package. Successful completion of a background check is required for the final candidate. This position is contingent upon final budget approval.

Download a copy of the Chapman Faculty Application for Employment here:

Chapman University is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive academic global community. The University is dedicated to enhancing diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruitment and employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. The University is committed to achieving a diverse faculty and staff and encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply.

Chapman University, One University Drive, Orange, CA 92866 Human Resources Department

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
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Further Info:
Chapman University School of Pharmacy
9401 Jeronimo Road
Irvine, CA 92618