Overview

The Ohio State University
School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Seeks Applications For
4 Health Sciences FacultyThe 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 with records of excellence in teaching, scholarship, and professional service.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 also preferred. CHES certification would be 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, new faculty will enjoy life in Ohio’s largest metropolitan community with a vibrant and diverse economic and cultural base.

Letter of application 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 (colleen.spees@osumc.edu or deb.kegelmeyer@osumc.edu).