The Ohio State University’s School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences invites applications for doctorally prepared (PhD, EdD, DSci) full-time faculty (2 tenure track, 2 clinical track), 12-month positions within our Health Sciences program. We are seeking faculty that will contribute to our dynamic and collaborative cohort of successful scientists, master clinicians, and professional leaders.
Our Health Sciences Program is the School’s broad-based undergraduate program to prepare students for a wide array of healthcare careers, and presently has over 700 students enrolled. This program is in a stage of growth in student numbers and faculty positions. Traditional students in this degree program are prepared for entry-level healthcare positions as well as to pursue graduate education in a variety of health care professions. This comprehensive program attracts high quality students with many in the honors and scholars program. Additionally, we have an established distance learning option that provides a pathway to the bachelor’s degree for health care professionals with an associate’s degree.
All of our faculty have strong scholarly agendas, and our tenure track faculty have a strong extramural funding profile. We are located in a land-grant university with a major academic medical center and the largest grouping of health sciences programs in the nation. Our extensive university offers expansive possibilities for collaboration and innovation.
The successful candidates will have a record of excellence or strong evidence of ability to meet expectations as an educator, productive scholar, and committed professional, consistent with either the tenure or clinical track. Preference will be given to candidates with educational preparation in allied health, behavioral health, education, epidemiology, healthcare administration, ethics, health policy or healthcare law, geriatrics / gerontology, community health, health disparities, integrative medicine, global health or related areas. Experience in online education is preferred. Experience in mentoring members of underrepresented groups is desirable. CHES certification is appreciated. Research space and a start-up package will be negotiated based on the candidate’s needs, track, and record of success.
With our location in affordable and family-friendly Columbus, Ohio, faculty enjoy life in Ohio’s largest metropolitan community with a vibrant and diverse economic and cultural base. Ohio State University is committed to a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. The University offers nearly limitless possibilities for collaboration and innovation in Ohio’s largest metropolitan community with a family-friendly, vibrant and diverse economy and culture. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium.
Letter of application, including research, education, leadership and diversity statements, and curriculum vita should be submitted to: Dr. Colleen Spees (tenure track applicants) or Dr. Deb Kegelmeyer (clinical track applicants), Search Committee, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, The Ohio State University, 453 West 10th Avenue, Columbus, Ohio 43210 (email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org).
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About The Ohio State University, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
The Ohio State University, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences has been a leader in training health and rehabilitation science professionals for more than 50 years. Many of our programs are ranked in the top 10 nationally and we pride ourselves on the complete and comprehensive training all of our students receive. Year after year, our graduates are in high demand, boasting strong career paths and successes in graduate and professional schools.
Students at the School of Health and Rehabilitation Science (HRS):
Can choose from seven undergraduate programs: Athletic Training, Health Information Management and Systems, Health Sciences, Medical Dietetics, Medical Laboratory Science, Radiologic Sciences and Therapy and Respiratory Therapy.
Can choose from 5 graduate programs: Master of Respiratory Therapy, MS in Allied Medicine, PhD in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Clinical Doctorate in Physical Therapy and Clinical Doctorate in Occupational Therapy.