Postdoctoral, Department of Otolaryngology

A fully funded postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Martin Basch to study the regenerative potential of the stria vascularis in cases of congenital deafness. Highly motivated, creative and enthusiastic individuals are particularly invited to apply.

Qualifications include a PhD in developmental biology, neuroscience, cell biology or related field. Priority will be given to candidates with experience in cell culture and basic molecular biology. Mouse genetics and/or neonate mouse surgery skills are desired but not required.

Our laboratory is part of the Hearing Research Program, at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Currently the program involves five Research Faculty PIs and Physician Scientists with key areas of research, which include molecular otology, otitis media, congenital/acquired hearing loss, inner ear development, and hair cell biology. The strength of our program is enhanced by an excellent interdisciplinary and collaborative intellectual environment at Case.

 Interested candidates should submit their CV and a letter of application (including a brief description of previous research experience and a statement of interests) to:  Martin Basch Ph.D. at

For more information on our laboratory, please visit our website at

Case Western Reserve University is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging excellence through diversity.  Qualified woman and minority candidates are encouraged to apply. 

Case Western Reserve University provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities.  Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application and hiring process should contact the Office of Inclusion, Diversity and Equal Opportunity at 216-368-8877 to request a reasonable accommodation.  Determinations as to granting reasonable accommodations for any applicant will be made on a case-by-case basis.