Associate Dean Research & Graduate Studies – Vet Medicine
The Ohio State University
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Type: Full Time
Preferred Education: Doctorate
Internal Number: R55236
Department: Veterinary Medicine | College Administration
The College of Veterinary Medicine at The Ohio State University invites applications for the position of Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience and successful track record in basic or translational biomedical research, and research mentorship.
The Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies will be an innovative, visionary and collaborative leader with the ability to advance the impact and reputation of research programs (basic, veterinary clinical, field) within the College of Veterinary Medicine. More specifically, this Associate Dean will:
Work with college leadership to plan and implement strategic initiatives to enhance the impact and reputation of research programs within the College of Veterinary Medicine
Develop and facilitate interdisciplinary collaborations across the college, the Ohio State University, and with other universities and research institutions
Create a collaborative culture that links clinical and basic science research to enhance translational innovations
Create an environment that advances the college graduate programs and supports the college graduate and postgraduate trainees
Support research opportunities for professional degree students
Serve as college research officer for compliance matters and liaison to the Office of Research
Doctoral Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Application packages should include: (1) cover letter including statement of the applicant’s administrative leadership philosophy, articulated vision and how the candidate’s experience and skills support that vision, and statement of philosophy and perspective related to inclusion and diversity; (2) a curriculum vitae; and (3) names and contact information of three professional references.
Inquires can be addressed to chair of the search committee (Dr. Prosper Boyaka) at firstname.lastname@example.org
The College of Veterinary Medicine seeks to expand its role as a nationally and globally recognized leader in animal and human health. Recognizing the commonality between human and animal medicine, translational research at the College of Veterinary Medicine is at the forefront of advancing discoveries in basic research that can be taken from the field, clinic or the laboratory bench and applied to the patient's bedside and to the population as a whole. The College has designated three Signature Programs in Comparative and Translational Oncology, Infectious Diseases, Consortium for the Advancement of Neuromusculoskeletal Sciences and Locomotion, and is home to a university-wide Center for Retrovirus Research and several shared resources.
The Health Sciences campus at The Ohio State University is among the most comprehensive in the world and is comprised of Colleges and Schools representing all major health sciences professions: Pharmacy, Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Dentistry, Optometry, Nursing, Allied Medical Professions, Public Health and Biomedical Sciences, as well as Food, Agricultural and Environmental Sciences, which creates tremendous opportunities for interdisciplinary collaborative team-based science.
The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is a national leader in the education of professional and postgraduate students, research in veterinary and comparative medicine, and outreach to the community. More information about the College of Veterinary Medicine can be found at http://vet.osu.edu
The Ohio State University is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. 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. As part of this process, the university will conduct faculty misconduct background checks, see https://oaa.osu.edu/faculty-misconduct-reference-check for more information.
Founded in 1885, The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine is ranked fourth in the nation and includes more than 1,200 faculty, staff and students. Our ambition is to Be The Model™ comprehensive college of veterinary medicine in the world, impacting animal and human health through innovation, collaboration, and excellence.Uniquely located in a heavily populated urban area surrounded by a strong rural and agricultural base, the college’s Veterinary Medical Center is among the largest of its kind. Encompassing four hospitals and a large animal practice, the Veterinary Health System provides care for more than 72,000 canine, feline, equine and farm animal patients each year. Located on one of the few campuses in the country with seven health sciences colleges on one university campus, Veterinary Medicine students, researchers and faculty closely collaborate with partners in Dentistry, Medicine, Nursing, Optometry, Pharmacy and Public Health. The college admits up to 162 veterinary students per class, and offers a comprehensive graduate program in Veterinary and Comparative Medicine as well as a unique Master’s degree in Veterinary Public Health, in partnership with the College of Public Health.