Biomedical Engineering

Biomedical Engineering offers a full range of academic and research opportunities to postdoctoral fellows, graduate students, undergraduates and high school students.

Postdoctoral Program

Train on the cutting edge of biomedical engineering research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.


Postdoctoral fellows currently in Biomedical Engineering


Postdoctoral fellows trained in Biomedical Engineering over the last 7 years


Different countries represented by Biomedical Engineering postdoctoral fellows

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View and apply to open postdoctoral positions across Lerner Research Institute.

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Learn more about postdoctoral opportunities across Lerner Research Institute from the Research Education & Training Center.

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Graduate Student Programs

Earn your PhD through our novel Cleveland Clinic – Case Western Reserve University Biomedical Engineering Alliance or through joint programs with other local universities.

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Cleveland Clinic – Case Western Reserve University Biomedical Engineering Alliance

Cleveland Clinic and Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) have launched a partnership to advance research and education in biomedical engineering. This alliance capitalizes on the strengths of both institutions to create a unique program with an extensive portfolio of breakthroughs that lead to life-changing treatments for patients. The alliance allows graduate students to:

❯ Take courses at Case Western Reserve University
❯ Conduct thesis work in Cleveland Clinic labs
❯ Receive a stipend paid by Cleveland Clinic faculty

To learn more visit CWRU's website or contact us.

Additional Opportunities

The Department of Biomedical Engineering supports graduate research in conjunction with the Lerner Research Institute Research Education & Training Center. To learn more about other graduate student opportunities, visit the Research Education & Training Center's page.

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Undergraduate Program

Gain hands-on laboratory experience in the Department of Biomedical Engineering


Undergraduate students currently in Biomedical Engineering


Different universities represented by Biomedical Engineering undergraduate students


Posters presented by Biomedical Engineering undergraduate students at annual poster sessions

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering offers undergraduate students opportunities in groundbreaking research through co-ops, internships or full-time summer positions.
To be considered for a position in our department, please complete an application. Students interested in a summer position must complete an application no later than April 15 for potential placement.
Students interested in positions can apply at any time and will receive notification within one month of applying. If you need additional information, please contact Jessica Crissman, Administrative Program Coordinator.

High School Program

Explore a career in biomedical research and gain valuable learning experiences in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering high school student summer research program will not be offered this year because of the COVID pandemic. We hope to reimplement the program in summer 2023. High school students 16 and older who are interested in summer research opportunities should contact the Cleveland Clinic Office of Civic Education.