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Multiple Postdoctoral Positions

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio

Position Description:

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) is a premier pediatric research institution with over 900 diverse and productive faculty members. Here, researchers work collaboratively across specialties and divisions to address some of the biggest challenges we face today in improving child health. A strong network of research support services and facilities, along with institutional commitment to research, push our team of faculty, postdocs and support staff to explore the boundaries of what is possible, leading to significant breakthroughs. We are driven by our mission to improve child health and transform the delivery of care through fully integrated, globally recognized research, education and innovation.

We currently have over 40 postdoctoral Research Fellow and Research Associate (similar to Staff Scientist) positions available. The focus for these positions span basic, translational, computational and epidemiology in Developmental Biology, Human Genetics, Immunobiology, Infectious Diseases/ Virology, Cancer and Blood Diseases, Cardiovascular Biology and Gastroenterology, Biomedical Informatics, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, and Imaging Research. We are seeking new PhD or equivalent graduates (Research Fellows) and PhDs with 3+ years of postdoctoral research experience (Research Associates), with a demonstrated track record of productivity, and the passion to pursue a career in biomedical research to join our research teams.


Post-doctoral Research Fellows and Research Associates at Cincinnati Children’s are valued for their unique interests and strengths, and are supported by our institution’s strong programming for post-docs through the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs and the Office of Academic Affairs and Career Development. Mentoring, support for international students and an emphasis on crafting high-quality grant proposals are only a few of the features that set our program apart. Cincinnati Children’s is a respected part of the broader, and very vibrant, Cincinnati community. With a thriving arts scene, numerous festivals celebrating music and food, a passionate fan following for our college and professional sports teams, and a variety of opportunities for outdoor activities, our region is truly a great place to work and live.

Please visit for more information about Postdoctoral Research at CCHMC and a monthly-updated listing of postdoctoral fellowship opportunities.

To Apply:

To apply, please submit a cover letter, CV, summary of research interests, and contact information for 3 references via one of the following:

  1. Visit, search for the requisition number of the position and follow the instructions to submit an application.
  2. Send the documents to the email address at the end of the position for which you would like to be considered.
  3. Send the documents to the Postdoc Recruiter, Uma Sivaprasad, PhD, at You can also email her if you have questions about living and working in Cincinnati or benefits provided for postdocs at CCHMC.

Cincinnati Children’s is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution