SETTING: Dodd Hall is a nationally acclaimed rehabilitation program in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the OSU Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State consistently ranks among the nation’s best rehabilitation programs in the U.S. News & World Report, and is CARF accredited for general rehabilitation, brain injury, spinal cord injury and stroke rehabilitation. The OSU Medical Center is a dynamic and growing academic medical center with signature programs in neuroscience, imaging, heart, cancer, transplant and critical care.
FACULTY: The Division of Rehabilitation Psychology is one of the largest in the country and includes nine licensed psychologists, five of whom have ABPP certification in rehabilitation psychology. John D. Corrigan, PhD, ABPP, is the Division Director.
RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES: Protected research time is available for fellows to develop specialized clinical-research skills in an area of interest. OSU is currently conducting cutting-edge, clinically relevant behavioral and brain research in a number of areas. These include clinical and neurological effects of deep brain stimulation, transcutaneous magnetic stimulation, telerehabilitation, rehabilitation-induced neuroplasticity and treatment of substance misuse. The department offers a number of unique programmatic settings for research, including the Ohio Regional Traumatic Brain Injury Model System, the Center for Neuromodulation, and the OSU Medical Center Stroke Center of Excellence. Research typically takes place within multidisciplinary teams utilizing a highly collaborative approach. Projects are currently funded through grants from the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research in the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Defense, and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must have completed and successfully defended their doctorate in psychology from an APA-accredited doctoral program and have completed an APA or APIC accredited internship by their start date.
SALARY and BENEFITS: The position has an annual first-year salary of $38,500 and includes health benefits, fifteen days of vacation/personal leave, paid holidays, and paid leave/travel support to attend one national rehabilitation conference per year.
APPLICATIONS: Interested applicants should send a letter of interest; current curriculum vita; and three letters of reference to: Wanda McEntyre, PhD, ABPP; Training Director; Division of Rehabilitation Psychology; The Ohio State University; 480 Medical Center Drive; Columbus, Ohio 43210;