Research Fellow

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Cincinnati, OH

Job posting number: #7056467 (Ref:105097)

Posted: March 14, 2019

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

The Timchenko Laboratory is seeking a post-doctoral fellow to investigate mechanisms and treatments of Myotonic Dystrophy type 1 (DM1). The laboratory is focused on translational studies of adult and congenital DM1. We use human tissue samples, human primary cultured cells and mouse models for DM1 and CDM1 to examine the role of GSK3 signaling in DM1 molecular pathophysiology. The postdoc will investigate GSK3 targets in CDM1 and DM1.

Requirements: Candidates with PhD degree with experience in murine models of disease, cell culture and molecular studies are preferred.

Please submit your applications to Dr. Timchenko ( with the following information: cover letter, CV and contact information for 3 referees.

Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC) is a premier pediatric research institution with over 900 diverse and productive faculty members. Here, researchers work collaboratively across specialties and divisions to address some of the biggest challenges we face today in improving child health. A strong network of research support services and facilities, along with institutional commitment to research, push our team of faculty, postdocs and support staff to explore the boundaries of what is possible, leading to significant breakthroughs. We are driven by our mission to improve child health and transform the delivery of care through fully integrated, globally recognized research, education and innovation.
Post-doctoral Research Fellows at Cincinnati Children’s are valued for their unique interests and strengths, and are supported by our institution’s strong programming for post-docs through the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs and the Office of Academic Affairs and Career Development. Cincinnati Children’s is a respected part of the broader, and very vibrant, Cincinnati community. With a thriving arts scene, numerous festivals celebrating music and food, a passionate fan following for our college and professional sports teams, and a variety of opportunities for outdoor activities, our region is truly a great place to work and live.

For further information about working at CCHMC, please contact the Postdoc recruiter: Michael Bennett, Ph.D. –

To apply online go to: and search for job (requisition) number 105097.

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Institution

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Job posting number:#7056467 (Ref:105097)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
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