ASSISTANT/ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ANATOMICAL SCIENCES
Tue, 2013-10-08 15:05 — witmer
Summary: Tenure-track position at the Assistant or Associate Professor level. Research should complement our Comparative Anatomy & Biomechanics Group and be externally fundable. Teaching will emphasize medical gross anatomy. Participation in our Ecology & Evolutionary Biology Graduate (PhD/MS) Program is also expected. PhD or equivalent is required; postdoc is preferred. Salary and rank will be commensurate with experience. Apply online at the provided link by Nov 10 2013.
The Department of Biomedical Sciences at the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicines invites applications from individuals with expertise in anatomical sciences. The research conducted by this faculty member should complement research of the Comparative Anatomy and Biomechanics Group and may include biomechanics, comparative and evolutionary anatomy, functional morphology, developmental biology, and quantitative biology. The successful applicant is expected to establish and maintain an externally-funded research program and to publish their work in high-impact journals. Teaching responsibilities will emphasize medical gross anatomy, with possible integration of other fields of biomedical sciences. Participation in graduate education through the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Graduate Program (http://www.biosci.ohiou.edu/grad/eeb/) is also expected. A PhD or equivalent is required, and postdoctoral training is preferred. Salary and rank will be commensurate with education and experience. Employees also enjoy a generous benefits package which includes health benefits and education benefits for employees and eligible dependents. Start-up funds are competitive. The Department of Biomedical Sciences (http://www.oucom.ohiou.edu/dbms) is housed within the Ohio University Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine, which is undergoing unprecedented growth, with over $100 million in initiatives planned over the next decade.
The position will remain open until filled. For full consideration, please apply by November 10, 2013. Upload a curriculum vitae, a letter of application specifying research interests and goals, and the names and email addresses for at least three references when prompted. Apply online at http://www.ohiouniversityjobs.com/postings/7673. Please contact Lawrence Witmer (witmerL@ohio.edu) for further information. Ohio University is an affirmative-action, equal-opportunity employer Ohio University is committed to creating a respectful and inclusive educational and workplace environment. Ohio University is an equal access/equal opportunity and affirmative action employer with a strong commitment to building and maintaining a diverse workforce with a Dual Career Network (http://www.ohio.edu/dual). Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Ohio University is located in Athens, OH, which is an historic college town with a modest cost of living in southeastern Ohio in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains. Ohio University is classified by the Carnegie Foundation as a ‘Doctoral/High Research Activity Institution’ with more than 25,000 students. It was founded in 1804 making it the oldest university in the Northwest Territory and ninth oldest public university in the United States.