Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Cedars-Sinai)

Endocrinology Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center (Cedars-Sinai), United States

Los Angeles, CA, United States

Cedars-Sinai, ranked #8 in the nation by US News and World Report, seeks basic, clinical, and translational postdoctoral researchers to participate as National Institutes of Health (NIH) T32 Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism Postdoctoral Research Fellows.

Positions are available for highly motivated and accomplished individuals interested in furthering their training under the guidance of a strong faculty of research scientists in the following areas of study:

Endocrine disorders:

  • Biology, pathogenesis, and treatment of pituitary tumors and disorders
  • Drivers of obesity, insulin resistance, and type 2 diabetes
  • Molecular genetics of insulin resistance and insulin metabolism
  • Autophagy in obesity and glucose intolerance
  • Abnormalities in reproductive endocrinology
  • Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs) as faithful hormonal targets

Endocrine effects in systemic disorders:

  • Stromal-epithelial interactions in hormone-regulated cancer development
  • Physiology of the renin-angiotensin system in cardiology, immunity, and reproduction
  • Disease mechanisms in pancreatitis and pancreatic cancer
  • Alterations in proteomics driving physiology and progression of cardiovascular disease

New graduates and those with some postdoctoral experience are encouraged to apply.

PhD, MD, or equivalent degree and US citizenship or permanent residency is required by date of hire for these federally funded positions. Salary is determined by NIH guidelines and experience level.

For more information, visit https://www.cedars-sinai.org/education/professional-training-programs/postdoctoral-scientist-program/endocrinology.html.

To apply, please submit a CV, a personal statement with a brief summary of research experience and area of interest, approximate date of availability, and three references to:

Department of Medicine

Cedars-Sinai

8700 Beverly Blvd., Suite NT2114

Los Angeles, CA 90048

Email: billy.gellepis@cshs.org

Cedars-Sinai is committed to training a diverse group of women and men, including underrepresented minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.

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Endocrinology Postdoctoral Research Fellow