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Assistant/Associate Professor, Oncology

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Posting Details


Position Title Assistant/Associate Professor, Oncology
Posting Number F00148
Posting date 08/31/2017
Closing date
Job Type Full Time Tenure Track
Internal Job Category Tenure Track
Position Purpose

The faculty member will develop and maintain an oncology practice in Nashville. Will share teaching responsibilities that include experiential teaching and didactic courses in the pharmaceutical care sequence.

Job Functions

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Mentor student activities and student projects.

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Participate in departmental and university committee work.

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Engage in scholarly activity and professional development.

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Shared teaching responsibilities may include experiential teaching and didactic courses in the pharmaceutical care sequence or other assignments as needed.

Job Function

The above statements describe the job’s essential responsibilities and requirements. They are not an exhaustive list of the duties that may be assigned to job incumbents.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Belmont University seeks to attract and retain highly qualified faculty and staff that share the University’s values and will contribute to its mission and vision to be a leader among teaching universities bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.
Knowledge of general outpatient and inpatient clinical situations and therapies, patient assessment techniques, and the experience to use them and teach them.

Especially welcome are candidates who have employed innovative and interdisciplinary teaching methods. Exemplary interactive skills with other faculty and students, an appreciation for continued quality improvement, and life-long learning.

Experience working in a fast-paced environment and the ability to respond to high-pressure situations. Ability to thrive in an environment of hard work.

Ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community.


Prefer five years as a faculty member in a college of pharmacy or equivalent experiences as a practitioner/mentor/leader in the profession.

Expertise in oncology is required.

Residency training and board certification or other post-graduate credentials in oncology are preferred.


Must have a Pharm.D. or Ph.D. in pharmacy practice area.

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

The daily routine involves sedentary work that requires moderate physicality. Occasionally requires standing, lifting, pulling, pushing, carrying and climbing, reaching both high and low. Frequently requires walking and balancing. Constantly requires sitting, repetitious finger and wrist movement, speaking clearly, hearing conversations, hearing with acuity, seeing near and far with depth perception and color vision. May include exposure to health risks.

Belmont University is dedicated to the health and well-being of all of its students, faculty and staff. In an endeavor to provide the healthiest possible environment, Belmont is a tobacco free campus.

Additional Information

Belmont University is a student-centered Christian community providing an academically challenging education that empowers men and women of diverse backgrounds to engage and transform the world with disciplined intelligence, compassion, courage and faith.
Belmont’s vision is to be a leader among teaching universities, bringing together the best of liberal arts and professional education in a Christian community of learning and service.

Our mission, vision and values statements may be found at
Prepare a one-page essay of about 300-400 words that describes how your Christian faith informs and influences your personal and professional life, how it plays a role in your interest in joining Belmont University, and how it will help you contribute to Belmont University given our mission, vision, and values statements.

Attach an electronic version of your CV, cover letter, response to Belmont’s Mission, Vision, and Value, and teaching philosophy in order to complete the online application process.

Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Special instructions to applicants

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. How did you first hear about this employment opportunity?

    (Open Ended Question)

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume/C.V.
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Teaching Philosophy
  4. Response to Mission, Vision and Values
Optional Documents
  1. Other Document 1