Search for the Dean of the College of Pharmacy

Dear Faculty, Staff and Students,

I am pleased to announce that the search committee for the Dean of the UIC College of Pharmacy has identified an excellent set of finalists for the position. I have invited each of the three candidates for an university visit and interview.

I invite you to attend the open forums, where the candidates will give a brief presentation on their background, current trends in the field of pharmacy, and potential opportunities for the UIC College of Pharmacy. A portion of the open forum will be reserved for questions. After each open forum, you are invited to attend a light reception with the candidate.

Candidate 1

Bradley G. Phillips, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS
Millikan-Reeve Professor and Department Head of Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy
University of Georgia

Bio
CV (PDF)
Monday, September 25, 2017
UIC College of Pharmacy, 833 S. Wood Street
Open forum: 4:00 – 5:00 pm, College of Pharmacy Auditorium
Reception: 5:00 – 6:00 pm, College of Pharmacy Lobby
Evaluation form (in Qualtrics)
The evaluation form will be available from 9/25/17 – 10/01/17.

Candidate 2

Glen T. Schumock, PharmD, MBA, PHD, FCCP
Professor and Head, Department of Pharmacy Systems, Outcomes and Policy
University of Illinois at Chicago

Bio
CV (PDF)
Monday, October 2, 2107
UIC College of Pharmacy, 833 S. Wood Street
Open forum: 4:00 – 5:00 pm, College of Pharmacy Auditorium
Reception: 5:00 – 6:00 pm, College of Pharmacy Lobby
Evaluation form (in Qualtrics)
The evaluation form will be available from 10/02/17 – 10/08/17.

Candidate 3

William Fitzsimmons, PharmD, MS
Executive Vice President,  Regulatory Affairs, Clinical and Research Quality Assurance, Astellas Pharma Global Development

Bio
CV (PDF)
Monday, October 16, 2017
UIC College of Pharmacy, 833 S. Wood Street
Open forum: 4:00 – 5:00 pm, College of Pharmacy Auditorium
Reception: 5:00 – 6:00 pm, College of Pharmacy Lobby
Evaluation form (in Qualtrics)
The evaluation form will be available from 10/16/17 – 10/22/17.

I hope that you will take this opportunity to meet the finalists, and I welcome your feedback. If you have any questions, please contact the search coordinator, Margaret Moser, at mlmoser@uic.edu.

I thank the search committee, co-chaired by Dean Michael Mikhail and Acting Dean Charles Ray, for their outstanding work.

Sincerely,
Robert  Barish
Vice Chancellor for Health Affairs