Faculty - Medicinal Chemistry

Worcester, MA
Competitive salary
Jul 11, 2018
Aug 10, 2018
Field of specialization
Medicinal / Clinical, Pharmaceutical
Job Type
Full time

Faculty of Medicinal Chemistry contribute to departmental teaching and mentoring activities in the professional PharmD and graduate programs; conduct scholarly research and participate in service activities of the Department, School and University.

  • Teach (didactic required, elective and laboratory) topics in medicinal chemistry (primary) and pharmacology/physiology/toxicology (as needed) in the professional PharmD and graduate programs offered by the Department and School of Pharmacy
  • Conduct scholarly and publishable peer-reviewed research in area of expertise, preferably complementing departmental research strengths
  • Mentor and advise the professional PharmD students; mentor and advise graduate students in their thesis/dissertation research
  • Hold regular office hours for professional PharmD and graduate students
  • Attend and participate in graduate student seminar activities
  • Serve as a member of Departmental/School/University committees, as assigned
  • Maintain advanced knowledge in discipline and area of expertise
  • Attend Departmental, School and University functions

Additional responsibilities may be assigned by the supervisor.

Rank is commensurate with education and experience.



  • PhD in Medicinal Chemistry / Chemical Biology / Bio-Organic or related chemistry field (post-doctoral experience preferred)
  • Strong evidence of a commitment to teaching, scholarship with excellent communication, time management, organizational skills and a demonstrated ability to conduct independent research and work as a member of a team
  • Peer-reviewed published research in area of expertise.
  • Teaching in a pharmacy / health science school preferred

MCPHS offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits, including a substantial health/dental insurance subsidy, generous holiday/vacation policy, and a significant pension plan contribution.

To apply, please visit www.mcphs.edu  Attach a cover letter and a curriculum vitae.  No phone calls, please. Principals only. Finalist candidate(s) for this position will be subject to a pre-employment background check as a condition of employment. MCPHS University is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants who would enrich the University’s diversity are welcome to apply.