Postdoctoral 2

Date Contact Description
05/07/2018 Steven E. Wilson, MD PI

A Postdoctoral Fellow position is available in Ophthalmic Research in the Cleveland Clinic Cole Eye Institute for applicants within 4 years of Ph.D. and/or M.D. degree to join group investigating corneal fibrosis (haze) in the cornea produced by myofibroblasts that differentiate from bone marrow-derived cells and resident fibroblastic cells, and also to study basement membrane regeneration and the role of the basement membrane in regulating cytokine-mediated epithelial-stromal cell interactions. Applicants must have expertise in cellular and molecular biology laboratory techniques, in addition to excellent proficiency in written and spoken English. Due to training grant funding source applicants must be a US citizen or permanent resident of the US.

Please send your curriculum vitae and contact information for 3 references to Steven E. Wilson, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology and Director of Corneal Research

03/20/2018 Bela Anand-Apte
Postdoctoral Researcher Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Scientist to join the Laboratory of Dr. Bela Anand-Apte in the Department of Ophthalmic Research at the Cole Eye Institute at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. The Anand-Apte Laboratory investigates mechanisms that contribute to retinal and choroidal neovascularization and breakdown of the blood retinal barrier with a particular focus in Sorsby’s Fundus Dystrophy, Age-related Macular Degeneration and Diabetic Retinopathy. Candidates are required to have a recent PhD (within 2-3 years of degree), with skills in vascular and/or epithelial cell biology, molecular biology as well as experience with confocal microscopy of cells and tissue. Expertise in mice and/or zebrafish models will be preferred. Applicants are expected to be self-motivated and team-oriented with good oral and written communication skills in English. The Lerner Research Institute and Cole Eye Institute Vision Science Training Program provides an excellent training environment with mentoring and career development opportunities. To apply for this position please email a cover letter (outlining research interests), curriculum vitae and 2-3 letters of reference to Dr. Bela Anand-Apte, Bela Anand-Apte, i3-161 Department of Ophthalmic Research, Cole Eye Institute, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44195

Technical & Adminstrative

Applications for technical research positions and administrative positions at the Lerner Research Institute can be submitted on the Cleveland Clinic jobs web site.