Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Lerner Research Institute

United States

About Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Lerner Research Institute

Cleveland, OH

Number employed
Over 40,000 employees in the Cleveland Clinic worldwide, with approximately 2000 in the Lerner Research Institute, including 200 principal investigators and 240 postdoctoral fellows

How To Be Contacted
For more information, or to apply for available Graduate Student and Postdoctoral Fellow positions, please visit the websites below or email or


About us
The Lerner Research Institute is home to Cleveland Clinic’s laboratory, translational and clinical research. Our mission is to promote human health by investigating in the laboratory and the clinic the causes of disease and discovering novel approaches to prevention and treatments; to train the next generation of biomedical researchers; and to foster productive collaborations with those providing clinical care.

Research programs within 13 departments focus on areas including:

  • Allergic and immunologic
  • Cancer
  • Cardiovascular
  • Eye
  • Infectious diseases
  • Metabolic
  • Musculoskeletal
  • Neurologic

Key Attractions

  • Research Education Office provides support services and career development programs
  • On-site Molecular Medicine Ph.D. Program partnership with Case Western Reserve University
  • Institute faculty participate in the curriculum and teach students enrolled in the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University
  • Over 20 Core Services provide access to additional technology and instrumentation
  • Diversity council creates an inclusive, safe, and welcoming workplace

Main Recruitment Areas
Postdoctoral fellowships and advanced postdoctoral positions (Research Associate and Project Scientist) are available in multiple areas of fundamental and translational research.  Prestigious David and Lindsay Morgenthaler Endowed Fellowships provide up to 3 years of support at an annual stipend of $55,000 awarded twice a year.

The Molecular Medicine Ph.D. Program is a unique collaborative graduate training opportunity that integrates medical knowledge into graduate training. Application deadline is January 15 each year.

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