|The Division Epidemiology in the College of Public Health at The Ohio State University invites applicants for a clinical track Assistant Professor level faculty position. We seek an individual that will contribute to the ongoing expansion of the undergraduate studies program. The individual will contribute to leading the Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSHP) Honors program and serve on the BSPH program committee. The individual will develop an undergraduate research program and maintain an active research program, as possible. They will lead the development of a graduate-level academic certificate in Epidemiology, service as course director for PUBBHLTH2010, “Introduction to Global Public Health” and teach additional undergraduate and graduate-level courses at the discretion of the Division Chair and College. Finally, the individual will actively recruit underrepresented minorities into the field of public health.
Applicants should have at least 5 years of experience in an accredited School of Public Health. Underrepresented minority applicants are particularly encouraged to apply.
The College of Public Health is Ohio’s first accredited college of public health. It is one of seven health sciences colleges on the same campus, more than any other university in the U.S. The college includes five academic divisions, four centers of outreach and engagement, four graduate degree programs with several specializations, and an undergraduate major and minor. The college is ranked 20th of all schools of public health nationally by US News & World Report. First established in 1995 as part of the College of Medicine, the University Board of Trustees created the College of Public Health in 2007. Specializations within the college include biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, health behavior
and health promotion, health services management and policy, veterinary public health, bioinformatics, and clinical and translational science.
The Ohio State University is ranked by US News & World Report as the state’s best public university and 18th nationally. Ohio State has increased its total research expenditures by 25.5 percent over the last five years. The university is ranked 14th of 912 universities in research expenditures and 9th for public universities by the National Science Foundation. Ohio State offers 175 majors and 12,000 courses to 64,000 students, including 50,000 undergraduates. Unique institutional strengths include the resources of 14 colleges, a nationally ranked academic medical center, and the recently announced Discovery Themes from which 500 tenure-track faculty are to be recruited over a 10-year period.
Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
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 single parents 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. The University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to a diverse workforce and encourages applications without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation or identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
Applications will be accepted immediately, and will be considered until the search has concluded. Applications are accepted through Academic Jobs Online|