Vice Chair for Research, Department of Family Medicine
The Department of Family Medicine (DFM) at The Ohio State University College of Medicine is known for outstanding pre-doctoral and post-doctoral education, high-quality clinical care, and innovative community outreach programs designed to improve the health of individuals, families and communities in Ohio and beyond.
The department is dedicated to delivering expert patient-centered care in the most convenient, accessible ways to patients in Columbus and Central Ohio. A team of more than 400 faculty and staff members provide care to more than 90,000 patients each year at 12 locations and through virtual health care. In addition, as part of one of the nation’s top-ranked medical centers, the Department of Family Medicine has access to nationally and internationally recognized subspecialists, comprehensive cancer care and additional support services.
We are currently recruiting for a Vice Chair for Research to help lead the department in expanding its research infrastructure to amplify its commitment to health services, translational, implementation and community-based participatory research. The duties and responsibilities of this committed leader include: research leadership, conduct research, teaching and mentoring.
For consideration, please send CV, Cover Letter along with a Research Statement to:
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, gender identity, national origin, disability status, or protected veteran status.
MD and/or PhD or comparable doctoral degree with at least 5 years of experience in successful leadership of research programs.
Demonstrated ability to build collaborative research relationships with a diverse group of academic, health system, and community partners.
A track record of obtaining NIH (or comparable) peer-reviewed funding.
Current extramural grant funding.
High productivity with regard to grants and peer-reviewed publications.
History of successful mentorship of junior faculty.
Must meet Ohio State University’s criteria for appointment as an Associate or Full Professor.
Experience with developing and/or leading research training programs.
Established expertise in working with health systems and diverse communities.
Experience with philanthropic development for research.
The Ohio State University is a dynamic community of diverse resources, where opportunity thrives and where individuals transform themselves and the world. Founded in 1870, Ohio State is a world-class public research university and the leading comprehensive teaching and research institution in the state of Ohio. With more than 63,000 students (including 57,000 in Columbus), the Wexner Medical Center, 14 colleges, 80 centers and 175 majors, the university offers its students tremendous breadth and depth of opportunity in the liberal arts, the sciences and the professions.