DEPARTMENT: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
SUPERVISOR'S TITLE: Varies
COLLABORATIVE RELATIONSHIPS: Varies
TITLES SUPERVISED: N/A
TOTAL NUMBER OF FTE's DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY SUPERVISED: 0
PURPOSE OF POSITION:To develop a programmatic line of research in pediatric obesity and health equity. Responsible for designing and executing well-designed research projects and seeking an obtaining external (NIH or equivalent) funding. Participate in teaching and training in scholarly activities as well as direct the technical operations of research studies. Work with colleagues within the Division of Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology and across medical subspeciality divisions.
Applications are due by January 1, 2023.
Research, Teaching and/or Training: To develop a programmatic line of research in pediatric obesity and health equity. Responsible for designing and executing well-designed research projects and seeking an obtaining external (NIH or equivalent) funding. Will work with Director of Research and colleagues to maximize launch and success of funded portfolio of research over time. Participate in teaching and training in scholarly activities as well as direct the technical operations of research studies.
-Service and/or Administration: Serve as a role model of effective interpersonal & intrapersonal relationships & encourage team concepts.
Scholarly Activity: Demonstrates on-going commitment to and participates in scholarly activities at an advanced level as evidenced by: publication of original research investigation, educational research, clinical observations, reviews, chapters or books; leadership role in research trials, and/or research investigations; membership on editorial boards or editorship of textbooks or journals. Applies advanced training in research methods to design and conduct clinical research on various areas of clinical specialty. Develop research programs in area of clinical specialty. Demonstrate effectiveness in securing grant funding of research initiatives and programs mentors and assist other faculty in grantsmanship. Develop and growth of new externally funded research initiatives. Develop a program that receives extramural support in the form of major grants from the National Institutes of Health or other sources.
PhD in clinical psychology or related field. Postdoctoral training in research, preference for research with obesity and/or health disparities. Strong history of research publications and presentations at scientific meetings. Preferred: Candidates from underrepresented backgrounds.
Analytical ability: Analytical ability required to evaluate data and make judgements about clinical researc
Methodology: Knowledge of research methodology, practice specialty, growth and development, and family centered care.
Professionalism: Organizational ability to work effectively within a highly matrixed and complex medical center. Possesses expert knowledge and experience of specialty.
At Cincinnati Children’s, we come to work with one goal: to make children’s health better. We believe in a team approach, both in caring for patients and their families, and in advancing science and discovery. We strive to do better, and find energy and inspiration in our shared purpose. If you want to be the best you can be, you can do it at Cincinnati Children’s.