About this job
The College of Medicine (COM), Division of General Internal Medicine (GIM) at The Ohio State University, is searching for a candidate for a Research Faculty position at the rank of Research Assistant Professor, Research Associate Professor or Research Professor.
The successful candidate should have expertise in health services research, comparative effectiveness research (CER), or a related field, along with a record of funded research and peer-reviewed publications. The primary appointment will be in the College of Medicine, and the position will maintain a close collaborative relationship with the College of Public Health (COPH).
The core responsibility of the faculty member will be to direct expansion of the research program within GIM, working collaboratively with GIM investigators and clinicians, other investigators in the COPH, and other faculty in the COM.
In fulfilling this responsibility, the candidate will be able to draw on the considerable clinical resources including care delivery to a large, diverse patient population, faculty resources of the COPH, with its specializations in health services management and policy, epidemiology, biostatistics and health behavior and health promotion. The candidate will also benefit from GIMs active local and national collaborative clinical research partnerships [e.g. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Innovation Programs (Comprehensive Primary Care Plus and Million Hearts Model) and the Pragmatic Clinical Trials Network partnership with the OSU Center for Clinical and Translational Science].
For additional details about the COPH and the GIM, please visit their respective websites at and .
Ongoing GIM research focuses on a wide variety of topics pertaining to patients with complex chronic disease with an emphasis on CER and patient oriented research (POR). The research mission of the GIM is to harness the resources of its clinical laboratory to engage in collaborative, interdisciplinary CER and POR that furthers understanding of evidence-based interventions for patients with complex chronic disease. This applied research will aid GIM in driving care innovation within a multi-faceted healthcare delivery system, not only for interventions contained within the outpatient system but also those that transcend care transitions (e.g. hospital to outpatient, pediatric to adult).
- A doctoral degree (Ph.D.) in epidemiology, health services research, or related field required
- A medical degree with a MPH, is required.
Why work for The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center:
- Central Ohios Academic Leader
- One of the largest and most diverse medical centers in the country; only academic medical center in central Ohio and Columbus (Ohios largest and most rapidly growing metropolitan region)
- Ranked one of Americas Best Hospitals" by U.S. News and World Report for over 30 consecutive years
- Voted one of Central Ohios Best Places to Work by Columbus Business First newspaper
- For over 30 years, recognized as a national leader in quality outcomes and patient safety
Our planned growth at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center:
- Main campus: New construction of a state-of-the-art biomedical research tower, 880-bed hospital tower, ambulatory center and Health Sciences building that will house the College of Medicine
- Around the city: Construction of 2 Newly designed Ambulatory Centers - COMPLETED AND NOW OPEN in addition to 5 established ambulatory care centers up and running today
Why live in Columbus, Ohio:
- 1.8 million population base and diverse cultural, sports, dining and recreational opportunities
- Recently voted the #1 IT city in the nation surpassing Silicon Valley
- Home to several Fortune 500 companies
- Ranks in Money magazines picks as one of the ten best big cities
- 2nd fastest growing major metropolitan area in the Midwest : 14th largest city in the nation
- Booming real estate market
- Consistently ranked in the top ten in nearly every category: Economic growth, things to do, affordable cost of living, great place to raise a family
For consideration, please email your cover letter (including a statement of research background and interests), CV, and copies of 2 recent publications to:
Dr. Seuli Brill -
Alicia Powers -
The Ohio State University is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration or employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.