Academic Fellowship

This academic fellowship is a 12-month program designed to prepare pharmacy professionals interested in a career in academic pharmacy through postgraduate training in program development, teaching, scholarship, and practice.

What you’ll do

The academic fellow will work with administrators and faculty to gain experience in teaching in a variety of classroom settings, precepting APPE students and participating in scholarship. The program also includes opportunities to help design curricula and assess students. In the process the fellow will obtain a teaching certificate. 

How to apply

Individuals who have completed a PGY1 pharmacy residency or a PGY-2 specialty residency and are interested in pursuing a career in academia are highly encouraged to apply.  Applicants without a PGY-1 residency will be interviewed based on their academic performance/experience. Other requirements include licensure or eligibility for licensure to practice pharmacy in New York State. The 12-month fellowship program will begin July 1 and end June 30.

Interested candidates should submit a letter of intent, curriculum vitae, official pharmacy school transcripts and three letters of recommendation to:

Roopali Sharma, BS, PharmD, AAHIVP, BCPS (AQ-ID)
Associate Professor, Pharmacy Practice
2090 Adam Clayton Powell Jr Blvd, Room 514
New York, NY 10027
Phone: 212-851-1192 ext 42592


2018-2019 Jack Thomas, Samford University, 2018
2017-2018 Yae-Ji (Emily) Kim, LIU Pharmacy, 2016
2016-2017 Rosa Kim, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, 2015
2015-2016 Emmanuel Knight, Touro College of Pharmacy, 2015