The Department of Psychology at The Ohio State University seeks an outstanding clinical neuroscientist/neuropsychologist committed to contribute to a university-wide initiative on chronic brain injury (CBI). We are specifically looking for an individual investigating the behavioral and neural correlates of cognitive dysfunction in those with Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI), Dementia of the Alzheimer’s type (DAT), or Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE). We are seeking an individual who is committed to developing a prominent program in clinical neuroscience that is pushing the boundaries of traditional cognitive/neuropsychological assessments. Researchers who employ a variety of methods including brain imaging and/or computational modeling are encouraged to apply. This position is partially funded by Ohio State's Discovery Themes, a significant faculty hiring investment in key thematic areas in which the university can build on its culture of academic collaboration to make a global impact.
Applicants must have earned a Ph.D. or MD/Ph.D. in psychology or a related field prior to the time of application. All applicants are expected to have very strong and fundable research programs and to contribute to both graduate and undergraduate supervision and instruction. Preferred qualifications include experience developing or working in interdisciplinary research teams, university teaching experience and experience mentoring members of underrepresented groups. Appointment is contingent on the university’s verification of credentials and other information required by law and/or university policies, including but not limited to a criminal background check.
Apply to Academic Jobs Online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/9605. A complete application consists of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research and teaching interests, and the names of three individuals from whom letters of recommendation could be solicited. Applications received prior to November 15, 2017 will receive priority consideration. Inquiries may be directed to Lisa Wilkosz (firstname.lastname@example.org).
The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF Advance Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
Welcome to the Department of Psychology at The Ohio State University. Our department is noted for a long history of excellence in research, teaching, and service. With approximately 50 faculty, 150 graduate students, and 1800 undergraduate majors, we are one of the largest departments at Ohio State. We are also one of the top ranked psychology departments in the country providing extensive course ...offerings and research opportunities in seven program areas. Faculty in the department work in diverse areas of human and animal cognition, emotion, and behavior and engage in many interdisciplinary research activities.