Post Doctoral Scientist - Neuropsychology/Developmental Neuroscience
Nationwide Children's Hospital
January 22, 2018
Full Time - Entry Level
Academic / Research
We are seeking a doctoral level candidate with interests in research on the effects of brain injury or disease on development from the fields of pediatric neuropsychology, developmental psychology, or a related behavioral health or developmental science profession. The fellow will design and conduct research projects with a faculty mentor on developmental outcomes and related interventions for children with conditions such as preterm birth, TBI, epilepsy, and cancer. Candidates with clinical backgrounds will have opportunity to participate in some clinical activities.
Training and mentorship will be available in research methods, grantsmanship, and academic career development. The fellow will also collaborate with faculty from the Center for Biobehavioral Health, the Center for Injury Research and Policy, and the Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice. For additional information on training go to: http://www.nationwidechildrens.org/patient-centered-pediatric-research-program.
Candidates for this position must have obtained their doctoral degree by the start date. The fellowship will be at least 2 years in duration. Salary is commensurate with NIH guidelines, and benefits are competitive. Questions about the position can be emailed to Dr. H. Gerry Taylor at Hudson.Taylor@nationwidechildrens.org.
Nationwide Children’s Hospital, its Primary Care Network, and its specialty clinics provide the majority of pediatric care and training opportunities in Central Ohio and serve a population area of over 3 million. Our affiliation with the Ohio State University allows for expanded training and collaboration beyond the college of medicine. For more information about Children’s Hospital and Columbus, Ohio, visit us on the web at www.nationwidechildrens.org. Nationwide Children’s Hospital is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.
Letters stating the candidate’s research interests, career goals, and qualifications should be mailed with a curriculum vita and three letters of reference. Please send all materials c/o Kamma Smith, Nationwide Children’s Hospital, 700 Children’s Drive, Columbus, Ohio, 43205, or firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin immediately.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: We follow the NIH Post Doc salary scales.
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