Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Akron Children''s Hospital   •  

Akron, OH

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers


Not Specified years

Posted 37 days ago

About Us

Akron Children's Hospital is one of the largest independent pediatric hospitals in the U.S., and ranked among the best children's hospitals by U.S. News and World Report. Our dedicated staff serves nearly 800,000 patient visits per year through our 2 hospital campuses and a large network of locations offering primary and specialty care.

We are leading the way to healthier futures for children and communities through expert medical care, research, and prevention and wellness programs. As a teaching affiliate of Northeast Ohio Medical University and other universities, we train new generations of pediatricians, specialists, nurses and pharmacists every year.


  1. To treat every child as we would our own
  2. To treat others as they would like to be treated
  3. To turn no child away for any reason

We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.

Shift Information: Day Job

Position Summary

Postdoctoral Fellow in Bone Biology and Cancer

The postdoctoral scholar is responsible for independent and collaborative development, implementation, and analysis of scientific research.


  • Supervising undergraduate students during their research projects
  • Supervising, advising, and mentoring graduate students, doctoral students, and interns
  • Designing, developing, and troubleshooting new experiments
  • Reading and interpreting research literature
  • Interpreting the research data and correlating them with published work
  • Writing grant proposals, protocols, and papers.
  • Publish high quality research articles


  • PhD or equivalent
  • Competent to work independently and generate new research data