Basic Science Researcher in Esophageal Diseases

Location: The Ohio State University

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center (OSUWMC) along with The Division of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery within the Department of Surgery is recruiting an open rank faculty member with basic science research focus on esophageal diseases and Barrett’s esophagus. Expertise in cancer biology is a plus with an expectation for extramural funding as well as teaching and mentoring medical students, residents, and graduate students.

Candidates will serve as principal investigator and co-investigator on research projects, participate in an active program in the field esophageal diseases; design research projects and write grant proposals, and collaborate with other investigators in the Department of Surgery and the James Cancer Center. Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in an applicable field and must have credentials to receive a faculty appointment at The Ohio State University. This position is full time and will be based at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. The position offers the potential for growth and offers a competitive salary and benefits package.


  • Ph.D. in an applicable field
  • Academic experience a plus
  • Qualify for an academic appointment at the Assistant, Associate or Professor level – Academic rank and salary will be commensurate with previous training and experience

As central Ohio’s only academic medical center, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center values learning, development and innovation. We were named U.S. News and World Report Best Hospitals, nationally ranked in eight specialties to include Cancer, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Ear, Nose and Throat, Geriatric, Nephrology, Neurology and Neurosurgery and Pulmonology. The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is ranked in excellence in the top 3 percent of U.S. hospitals, No. 2 hospital in Ohio, and Best hospital in Columbus for the past 26 years.

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Interested candidates should submit curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and references to:

Tiffany Bauman, MBA | Physician and Faculty Recruitment
The Ohio State University
Wexner Medical Center

The Ohio State University is an 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.


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