Ohio State University, Department of Psychology

Position ID:OSU-Psychology-EES [#19131]
Position Title: Endowed Eminent Scholar in Health Psychology
Position Type:Tenured/Tenure-track faculty
Position Location:Columbus, Ohio 43210, United States [map]
Subject Area: Psychology / Health Psychology
Appl Deadline:none (posted 2021/08/09)
Position Description:    

*** the listing date or deadline for this position has passed and new applications are no longer accepted. ***

The Department of Psychology at The Ohio State University invites applications for the position of Eminent Scholar in Health Psychology, a senior faculty position with an endowment from the state of Ohio. The scholar’s area of research is not as important as its international distinction.

In addition to health and clinical psychology, the department has strength in several areas including behavioral neuroscience, cognitive and quantitative psychology, and social psychology. Health faculty currently collaborate with investigators from the NCI designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, the College of Medicine, Public Health, and others.

Qualifications: In addition to a distinguished research program, successful candidates should have a record of research funding, and experience teaching and supervising graduate and undergraduate students. Successful candidates should articulate their potential contributions to the department’s commitments to inclusive excellence through their research, teaching and/or outreach and engagement. A PhD in Psychology is required. 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.

About Columbus:

The Ohio State University campus is located in Columbus, the capital city of Ohio. Columbus is the Midwest’s fastest-growing city and the nation’s 14th largest city. Columbus offers a diverse array of welcoming neighborhoods and a vibrant arts and culture scene. Additional information about all that the Columbus area has to offer is available at https://visit.osu.edu/experience.

Application Instructions:

Nominations of candidates are welcome as are self-nominations. Nominations should provide the name and address of the nominee and a brief statement of their contribution to health psychology.

Apply to Academic Jobs Online at: https://academicjobsonline.org/ajo/jobs/19131. A complete application consists of a cover letter, curriculum vitae, representative recent publications, research and teaching statements, and names and contact information for three potential letters of reference. Review of materials will be ongoing and continue until the position is filled.

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. Over the next few years, The Ohio State University is committed to welcoming 350 new faculty hires, many of which will contribute to growing our role as a premier research university equipped to answer and interrogate the critical domestic and global societal challenges that deter equality and inclusion. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. The university is 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. To build a diverse workforce, women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following items online at this website to complete your application:
And anything else requested in the position description.

Further Info:
OSU Department of Psychology
225 Psychology Building
1835 Neil Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210