Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED). The Department of Psychiatry invites applications for a tenured or tenure-track Open Rank position. The successful candidate will be an established or promising researcher at the intersection of mental health/mental illness and criminal justice in order to complement that ongoing work in the department of psychiatry. The individual will become an active participant in NEOMED’s Community-based Research Focus Area. The ideal candidate will be experienced in seeking and received external funding to support her/his work and will appreciate working in a multidisciplinary and collaborative setting. Review of applications will begin January 7, 2018, and continue until the position is filled. Women and minority candidates are especially encouraged to apply.
NEOMED is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer. To apply, submit your materials online via www.neomed.edu.
Please include: (1) a letter describing your research, projected research, and teaching activities, and particular competency for the position, (2) Curriculum Vitae, (3) examples of published or written work, and (4) evidence of teaching excellence. Additionally please provide us with a list of names and contact information of members of the academy who know your work and are willing to provide a formal reference.
Questions about the position can be sent to Christian Ritter, by email: firstname.lastname@example.org or mail: Department of Department of Psychiatry, 4209 State Route 44, P.O. Box 95, Rootstown, Ohio 44272.
A doctorate in sociology, psychology, public health, criminology, or related discipline or M.D. from an accredited institution.
At least two years' experience in community mental health or mental health services research beyond the Ph.D. and/or M.D. including a track record of publication and presentations, evidence of successful grantsmanship (or history of grant writing preferred: and a demonstrated potential for interdisciplinary and collaborative research
Current extramural research funding or strong evidence of potential for future success in extramural funding
Potential to maintain an active research program in an area complementary to the existing research strengths of the department (i.e. jail diversion for people with mental illness; health and well-being; mental health services)
Evidence of excellent teaching
Professional organization membership
Additional Salary Information: Start up funds available
Internal Number: 2077
About Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED)
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