Pediatric Research

Location
Cleveland, OH
Posted
Aug 23, 2016
Position Type
Permanent

The Pediatric Institute of the Cleveland Clinic invites applications for new faculty positions at the Assistant or Associate Professor/Staff level.  Exceptional candidates at the Professor/Staff level will also be considered. The positions will be based in the Lerner Research Institute of the Cleveland Clinic with a primary focus on basic or translational research.

 

Applicants should have a M.D., Ph.D., D.V.M. or equivalent degree with postdoctoral training and show exceptional promise for an independent career in academic science. The Pediatric Institute is seeking individuals with a special interest in basic cellular and molecular processes, and/or translational studies.

 

Areas of special interest include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Lung
  • Kidney
  • Pediatric Care
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Obesity and Diabetes
  • Microbiology

 

  • Epigenetics                                 
  • Autism
  • Microbiology
  • Environmental sciences
  • Nanotechnology
  • Immunology

 

The successful candidate is expected to establish an innovative, extramurally funded research program. The new faculty member will join a collaborative, interdisciplinary group of investigators.  Interactions with excellent clinical programs are readily available and provide the potential to develop multi-disciplinary and translational research programs.  The Lerner Research Institute has a strong tradition of collaborative research, and offers established programs for pre- and post-doctoral M.D. and Ph.D. trainees.  Outstanding facilities and generous start-up funds are available. Salary will be commensurate with academic credentials and experience.
  

The Cleveland Clinic embraces diversity. Women, underrepresented minorities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.