Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms of Brain Injuries


Assistant Professor

Discovery Themes Focus Areas

Chronic Brain Injury


The Ohio State University Department of Neuroscience is recruiting for a tenure-track Assistant Professor. Candidates must hold a PhD (or equivalent) with research expertise in areas directly related to injury and repair of the central nervous system. This position is part of an ongoing commitment to develop distinguished research and clinical care centers at The Ohio State University focused on traumatic injuries to brain and spinal cord. In addition to a direct appointment in the Department, the successful applicant will become a member of the new Ohio State Center for Chronic Brain Injury. 



Successful candidates are expected to contribute to the missions of the University, Department and Centers via active participation in research and teaching programs, mentoring of trainees and serving on departmental or college-level committees. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with experience.


Application Instructions

Prospective candidates should send a statement of research interests, vita and a list of three references to Michelle Semer-Bloomfield (  Submission deadline is 1 October, 2015.


Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

The Ohio State University is committed to establishing a culturally and intellectually diverse environment, encouraging all members of our learning community to reach their full potential. We are responsive to dual-career families and strongly promote work-life balance to support our community members through a suite of institutionalized policies. We are an NSF ADVANCE Institution and a member of the Ohio/Western Pennsylvania/West Virginia Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC).

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.