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Assistant Professor Clinical, Environmental and Public Health Sciences

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Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.


Job Overview

Program Director of the Occupational Medicine Residency (OMR)


Medical Director of the UC Health Employee Health and Wellness Clinic (UEHC)


As one of the oldest medical schools in the country, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (COM) has a reputation for training best-in-class health care professionals and developing cutting-edge procedures and research that improves the health and clinical care of patients. In partnership with the UC Health academic healthcare system and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, College of Medicine’s faculty are transforming the world of medicine every day. The Department of Environmental and Public Health Sciences is a top-tier department with world-renowned faculty and staff.


The Department of Environmental and Public Health Sciences (DEPHS) seeks an established clinician to direct both the OMR and the UEHC. The UEHC serves the employee health needs of both the University of Cincinnati and UC Health as well as the occupational health needs of a growing number of businesses in the region. Candidates with demonstrated leadership capacities and clinical expertise are encouraged to apply.

Essential Functions

The OMR Program Director oversees and ensures the quality of resident didactic and clinical education as well as resident selection and evaluation. S/he will ensure that the program fulfills Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) requirements as well as those mandated by the National Institute for Occupational Safety & Health-Education and Research Centers (NIOSH-ERC) grant. The selected applicant will teach and precept residents in class as well as in clinic, and will become a regional leader in occupational health education.


The UEHC medical director ensures that UEH occupational health policies and procedures are consistent with applicable legal mandates, best community medical practices and guidelines, as well as organizational missions and goals. S/he plans and directs the clinical activities and participates in examinations of and the direct care of patients in the UEHC.


This faculty position is based in the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine within the DEPHS at the University of Cincinnati. The candidate’s credentials and experience will determine academic rank. This is a clinical, non-tenure track position. The salary for this position is commensurate with qualifications and experience.


The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban university ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. US News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s best colleges. UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region with over 15,000 full time and part-time faculty and staff. The DEPHS conducts world-renowned research and has over 40 full-time faculty members and over 300 students in six divisions (Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Epidemiology, Environmental Genetics and Molecular Toxicology, Environmental and Occupational Hygiene, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, and Public Health Sciences).


As the region's only academic health center, UC Health provides world-class care to the Cincinnati region and beyond. With facilities throughout Cincinnati, the flagship of UC Health is the University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UCMC), a 716-bed facility located in the Clifton area of Cincinnati near the College of Medicine and the nationally recognized Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Medical Center (CCHMC). UCMC has over 700 residents and fellows, training the future generation of physicians. Partnering with the University of Cincinnati and CCHMC, UC Health is advancing healthcare and improving the health of all people through nationally acclaimed research and education.

Minimum Requirements

  • MD, DO, or equivalent degree
  • Certification by the American Board of Preventive Medicine
  • Ohio State Physician and Surgeon's License issued by the Board of Medical Examiners of the State of Ohio.
  • Specialty expertise in Occupational Medicine
  • At least three years of documented educational and/or administrative experience 
  • Effective communication skills with a variety of constituencies

Additional Qualifications Considered

  • Board certification in Occupational Medicine
  • Successful clinical leadership and administrative experiences
  • Two years of medical administrative experience in the field of occupational medicine.  Medical administrative experience which is defined as experience planning, organizing, developing, staffing and directing the programs and activities of a medium to large medical organization.
  • Experience in scholarly endeavors, examples including research, curriculum design, successful grant funding, national and regional presentations, and publications.




The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.


As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).


The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.


REQ: 66942


Assistant Professor Clinical, Environmental and Public Health Sciences

Date:  May 16, 2022

Cincinnati, OH, US

Facility:  Main Campus

Nearest Major Market: Cincinnati

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