(Open Rank (Inst/Assist/Assoc/Prof) Commensurate with Experience)
DEPARTMENT of PSYCHIATRY & BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE
UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI College of Medicine
The College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience at the University of Cincinnati is inviting applications to fill a faculty position. The successful candidate will join our team of international leaders committed to advancing the diagnosis and treatment of behavioral disorders. The rank of the appointment (Assistant/Associate/Professor) is open and will be commensurate with the experience and professional accomplishments of the selected applicant.
We are seeking an outstanding, interactive, and creative scientist in genetics and genomics to join our faculty. Areas of interest for the current search include the recruitment of scientists interested in the development of statistical methods or computational tools for the analysis of high-throughput genomic data, and in applying these methods to human populations and patient samples to further our understanding of human neuropsychiatric disease. We are particularly interested in candidates with a strong track record in mental health-related research.
Genetics psychiatry faculty at the College of Medicine will have the opportunity to extensive opportunities for collaborations within the University of Cincinnati. The successful candidate can anticipate outstanding salary and benefits, start-up funds, laboratory space and state of the art facilities. Relocation is available to candidates moving to the Cincinnati area.
Qualifications:A successful candidate appointed at the Assistant Professor level will be expected to establish extramural funding and have a record of scholarly activity. A successful candidate appointed at the Associate Professor or Professor level should have a demonstrated track record of such sustained funding and publications. All applicants must possess a PhD, MD, or both, with significant research training in an appropriate field, postdoctoral experience, and an outstanding record of research accomplishments.
Application Process:Complete an Applicant PRoflie at http:jobs.uc.edu and upload your CV/Rsuem. Officially apply to Position # 15821 and include a letter of interest under the 'Additional Documents' section.
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience
Currently the Department of Psychiatry has 125 full-time faculty members. Research in the Department is broadly focused, and has major strengths in stress, metabolic disease, substance use disorders, and mood disorders. The Department of Psychiatry has an extensive clinical program, including numerous specialty clinics that are well-integrated with the clinical research mission. The Department has several ACGME-accredited residency programs, including general psychiatry, as well as double and triple board programs integrating pediatrics and family medicine.
The Department also offers training in child, forensic, and substance subspecialties. The College of Medicine supports innovative data scientists and a robust genome computing environment through the closely aligned Department of Biomedical Informatics. The unique combination of a well-established basic research faculty along with the comprehensive clinical research division highlights the dynamic, translational environment in the UC Department of Psychiatry.
University of Cincinnati
The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America's top public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America's Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a "research heavyweight." The University attracts students and faculty from all over the world, and the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience boasts a remarkable list of alumni, as well as current and past faculty who have made significant contributions to the field.
This position is located on the University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine campus in the exciting and growing city of Cincinnati, Ohio. New developments and projects are abundant in Cincinnati, which offers sports, art, entertainment and more. Cincinnati has been identified as one of the most livable cities in the US, due to its affordable, big city lifestyle.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.
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