Research Faculty Position in the Patient and Family Wellness Center

Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute and Behavioral Medicine

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

 The Patient and Family Wellness Center in the Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute is seeking candidates for a Research Assistant Professor position. Established in 2012, the mission of the Patient and Family Wellness Center is to advance the behavioral, emotional, cognitive and spiritual outcomes of patients and families served by the Cancer and Blood Disease Institute through science and evidence-driven practice. The Center is a comprehensive psychosocial clinical and research program for children, adolescents and young adults with cancer and blood diseases. Responsibilities for this position include developing an independent, externally-funded program of psychosocial research focused in hematology and/or oncology. The position comes with a faculty appointment in the research track at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. The ideal candidate will have completed a doctorate in clinical psychology (APA accredited) and be licensed or license-eligible in Ohio, completed 2 years research-focused postdoctoral training, and have previous research focused in pediatric hematology, oncology or BMT.

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is a leading medical research and teaching hospital. U.S. News World Report ranked Cincinnati Children's No. 3 in the nation in the magazine's 2016-2017 list of the best children's hospitals. Cincinnati Children's was also rated in the top 10 in all pediatric specialties.  Among pediatric institutions, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is the third-highest ranking recipient of research grants from the National Institutes of Health.

Interested applicants should send a CV, letter of interest, three letters of recommendation and representative reprints to:

Ahna Pai, Ph.D.,

Director, Patient and Family Wellness Center

Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute & Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

3333 Burnet Ave MLC 7039, 

Cincinnati, OH 45229-3026.

 If applying by e-mail, send to

 CCHMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, genetic information, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.