College of Pharmacy

Becoming a Preceptor at RFUMS College of Pharmacy:

RFUMS College of Pharmacy recognizes the significant contribution of Preceptors.  In return, Preceptors at RFUMS College of Pharmacy, will receive numerous opportunities for professional and academic development including:

  • Access to Faculty Development:
    • RFUMS College of Pharmacy sponsored continuing education opportunities (live and home-based)
    • University faculty development seminars/webinars
    • University Educational Research and Scholarship Interest Group Workshops
    • Introductory and Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experiential teaching tools
    • Pharmacist’s Newsletter Preceptor Training and Resource Network:
      • Includes continuing education activities, experiential teaching tools, journal clubs, patient-safety and practice-based teaching resources, preceptor networking, and college-specific documents including grading and evaluation tools, orientation, and experiential manuals
  • Academic appointment with RFUMS College of Pharmacy with the title "Lecturer*". 
    • * Please note, the Preceptor "Lecturer" appointment/title does not require Preceptors to deliver classroom lectures to pharmacy students.
    • Preceptors interested in more active involvement with RFUMS College of Pharmacy including classroom learning may apply as Clinical Faculty.  Click here for more information: Clinical Faculty.
  • Access to RFUMS University library (electronic journal and book access included)
  • RFUMS email account

To become a Preceptor at RFUMS, applicants must:

  • Complete a Preceptor Application Form. Click here: Site/Preceptor Application Form.
  • Provide the following:
    • Professional credentials including PharmD or BS in Pharmacy (with minimum of 1 year of experience) or equivalent credentials (e.g. MD, RN, APN, PhD, PA, JD etc.)
    • Pharmacist license in good standing (or license in good standing as applies to specified profession)
  • An active affiliation agreement is required between the site of practice and RFUMS College of Pharmacy.

For additional questions about becoming a Preceptor at RFUMS College of Pharmacy, please contact:
Lisa Michener, PharmD, MS, Director of Experiential Education at RFUMS College of Pharmacy at 847-578-8831 or email

Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, College of Pharmacy
Department of Pharmacy Practice
ATTN: Faculty Appointments
3333 Green Bay Rd
North Chicago, IL 60064-6586

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