• Postdoctoral Fellowship

    Postdoctoral fellows at Cincinnati Children’s continue their training and development by teaming with world-class faculty mentors in more than 30 divisions working in more than 1 million square feet of state-of-the-art research space.

    Cincinnati Children’s provides a broad range of cutting-edge research opportunities integrating basic research with translational research into disorders and diseases in children including:

    Fundamental mechanisms of developmentNeurobiology 
    Biomedical Informatics and Quantitative AnalysisOrganogenesis
    Infectious disease and vaccine developmentImaging research
    Drug development and structural biologyStem cell biology
    Gene therapy and human geneticsReproductive biology
    Cell signaling and cancer biologyImmunology and allergy research

    Recent initiatives include expansion of clinical and outcomes research and bioinformatics and computational research with a new Division of Medical Informatics. Our research initiatives are supported by more than 20 state-of-the-art core facilities and the Center for Clinical and Translational Science and Training (CCTST).

    As a national leader in advancing fundamental science and medicine and as the largest pediatric research program in the Midwest, the Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation provides exciting training opportunities with both well-established scientists and up-and-coming faculty.

  • Benefits

    Our salaries are NIH scale and we offer the same comprehensive benefits package to our fellows as other employees.

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  • Current Openings

    View current postdoctoral fellowship openings listed by divisions.

    Current Openings
  • Contact Us

    We look forward to answering your questions about the postdoctoral fellowship at Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation.

    Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
    Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
    3333 Burnet Ave.
    Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039 

    Phone: 513-636-9281
    Email: postdocs@cchmc.org