Pediatric Research

Cleveland, OH
Aug 23, 2016
Position Type

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.