Research Associate/Staff Scientist - Hematology and Gene Therapy

Cincinnati Children's Research Foundation
Cincinnati, Ohio
Competetive Salary + benefits package with generous paid time off.
September 26 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type

Research Associate / Staff Scientist -

Hematology and Gene Therapy - Sickle Cell Disease / Hemoglobinopathies

Dr. Punam Malik's lab has an immediate opening for a Research Fellow (postdoc) in the Hematology and Gene Therapy Program. We are looking for successful post-doctoral fellows with a strong publication record in the field of molecular and cellular biology. Prior experience in gene therapy is desirable. The project will utilize cellular, molecular, and biochemical techniques with an emphasis on sickle cell disease, as well as new approaches for gene therapy such as gene editing in hemoglobinopathies. This position is available for a two year period and successful applicant will be mentored in developing independent research projects and grantsmanship to help them develop an independent academic career after this period and be competitive for K awards.

Required: PhD, MD or equivalent doctoral degree and three years of relevant postdoctoral research experience.  

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.

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.