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Clinical Researcher Opportunity @ The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center - Columbus, OH, USA

Job Description

The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Medicine Department of Neurology, Division of Health Services Research is seeking full-time, tenure-track faculty members to join our growing research team. Positions can be at the rank of Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, or Professor. Candidates interested in health services research (e.g., clinical epidemiology, clinical informatics, disparities, health outcomes, or implementation research) are encouraged to apply. The Division of Health Services Research provides a rich environment for interdisciplinary, collaborative health services research. Faculty will have the opportunity to collaborate on research projects and publications and to pursue their investigator-initiated research. We welcome candidates from all neurologic subspecialties and general neurology. We seek individuals who are motivated to grow their skillset and broaden their impact on the healthcare system.


The new faculty member will be part of a vibrant research environment focused on defining & understanding problems, developing potential interventions, and evaluating ways to improve healthcare delivery and ultimately the outcomes for patients with neurologic conditions. In addition, faculty will benefit from the existing infrastructure provided by the Center for the Advancement of Team Science, Analytics, and Systems Thinking in Health Services and Implementation Science Research (CATALYST). Both the Neurology Health Services Research Division and CATALYST are committed to expanding their research presence, and the new faculty member will have an important role in helping to achieve this goal.


Salary will be commensurate with the rank and experience of the candidate. We offer a highly competitive academic salary, including bonus opportunities, an excellent benefits package, including a substantial retirement program and tuition reimbursement for qualifying dependents.  We are also a Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program Qualified Employer!



·        MD or DO

·        Successful completion of an accredited Neurology Residency Program

·        Board Certified or Board Eligible in Neurology

·        Keen interest in health services research

·        Eligible for an Ohio Medical License               


Environment & Culture:  

The Ohio State University along with its academic partner the Wexner Medical Center are located in Columbus, Ohio, the state capitol, and the 14 th largest city in the United States. From historic communities and suburban living to college crowds and nightlife, Columbus is a friendly Midwestern town with metropolitan style. With easy commutes and low cost of living relative to comparable metropolitan areas, central Ohio has a temperate climate where fall and spring delight while summers are not too oppressively hot or humid and winters are not too cold or snowy. The city is renowned for its leading technological companies, vast academic resources, thriving industry, an eclectic mix of entertainment, dining and shopping, and easily accessible opportunities for sports and recreation for participants and fans alike. The university and medical center are home to an exciting, growth-oriented culture of innovation and discovery. Together, these entities have established a bold vision to ensure that the university will be among the leading public universities in the nation for research and creative expression to address critical societal challenges and that the medical center will pioneer breakthrough health care solutions to improve people’s lives. For more on Columbus, please visit  



For consideration, please send CV, cover letter and tentative plans for research to: 

Natalie Kessinger | Physician Recruiter | Show Email    


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 .

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Employer: The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Location: Columbus, OH, USA
Position Type: Physician (MD, DO, Resident)
Employment Type: Permanent
Specialty: Neurology
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