University of Florida Health - Dean, College of Pharmacy

FL, Gainesville

The University of Florida (UF) invites applications for the position of Dean of the College of Pharmacy.

Ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the No. 1 pharmacy college in Florida and in the Top 5 nationally, the University of Florida College of Pharmacy has been developing future leaders in pharmacy practice and science for nearly a century. The UF College of Pharmacy has 135 faculty organized in five departments and is the academic home to five research centers. With campuses in Gainesville, Jacksonville and Orlando, award-winning faculty aim to improve the health of Floridians and people across the world through pharmacy education, high-impact research and clinical innovation. 

The incoming Dean will have an opportunity to advance clinical practice innovations in partnership with the health system, expand collaborations with the recently acquired Scripps Florida, and capitalize on the university’s unprecedented investment in Artificial Intelligence.

The successful candidate will be a prominent leader in pharmacy with demonstrated leadership and substantial administrative experience coupled with a distinguished scholarly record. Minimum requirements include: a PharmD, PhD or equivalent doctoral degree; progressive executive management experience in a leading academic or similarly complex institution; success recruiting, retaining and developing outstanding cohorts of faculty, staff and students; success contributing to institutional diversity, equity and inclusion goals and advancing health equity; broad recognition for scholarly achievements in research and education in pharmacy or other health sciences; experience with innovative practice models; and progressive vision for pharmacy as a health profession.

Applicants should provide a Cover Letter and a Statement of Contributions to Diversity with a Curriculum Vitae. These materials should be sent via email to the WittKieffer consultants at:

The University of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer dedicated to building a broadly diverse and inclusive faculty and staff. The University of Florida invites all qualified applicants, including minorities, women, veteran and individuals with disabilities. The University of Florida is a public institution and subject to all requirements under the Florida Sunshine and Public Records Laws.