Endocrinology NIH T32 Funded Training Program for Postdoctoral Research

Postdoctoral positions in Cedars-Sinai Endocrinology Research are available for NIH T32 eligible candidates (U.S. citizens or permanent residents).


  • Richard Bergman, PhD (endocrinology, diabetes and obesity)
  • Kenneth E. Bernstein, MD (physiology, biochemistry of the renin-angiotensin system in cardiovascular disease, cancer and lung injury)
  • Neil Bhowmick, PhD (bladder and prostate cancer)
  • Leland Chung, PhD (tumor-stroma interaction with the goals of defining the biology, imaging and targeting of tumor microenvironment)
  • Mark Goodarzi, MD, PhD (molecular genetics of insulin resistance and insulin metabolism)
  • Sandra McLachlan, PhD (thyroid-stimulating antibodies and their role in autoimmune hyperthyroidism)
  • Shlomo Melmed, MD (pituitary cell cycle control, molecular pathogenesis and somatostatin receptor signaling mechanisms)
  • Margareta D. Pisarska, MD (oocyte development, infertility, abnormalities in reproductive endocrinology, fibroids and premature ovarian failure)
  • Basil Rapoport, MD (pathogenesis of thyroid autoimmunity, and structure and function of the thyrotropin receptor)
  • Masahide Tone, PhD (regulatory T cell development in diabetes)
  • Ronald G. Victor, MD (neural mechanisms of hypertension, induced hypertension and metabolic modulation of adrenergic receptor signaling


  • Highly motivated and accomplished individuals with a PhD or MD degree and a strong background in endocrinology, diabetes and metabolism.
  • Both new graduates and those with some postdoctoral experience are encouraged to apply (PhD or MD or equivalent degree).
  • U.S. citizenship or permanent residency required.
  • 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.

To Apply

Please submit curriculum vitae, a personal statement with a brief summary of research experience, a list of faculty of interest, approximate date of availability and three references to:

Walid Sabbagh, PhD
Manager, Research Development and Grants
Department of Biomedical Sciences

8700 Beverly Blvd.
Davis Building, Suite 4018
Los Angeles, CA 90048

Email: walid.sabbagh@cshs.org