Research Fellow - RheumatologyJob ID 159606BR Date posted 08/20/2021
- Rochester, Minnesota
- Full Time
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A Research Fellow position is available in the Division of Rheumatology under the mentorship of Dr. Hu Zeng.The candidate will be engaged in research on the metabolic regulation of T and B cells in infection and systemic autoimmunity. The research fellow will be involved in research that uses both genetic mouse models and patient samples to study the mechanisms and therapeutic implications.
The Research Fellow will:
- be responsible for animal manipulation/autopsy
- perform cell isolation and cell culture studies
- collect and analyze data for presentation and manuscript preparation
- A Ph.D. in a field of biology
- Expertise in cell culture and animal handling techniques
- Scientific research publications
- Good communication skills
- Ability to work independently and as a team member
A Research Fellow at Mayo Clinic is a temporary position intended to provide training and education in research. Individuals will train in the research program of a Mayo Clinic principal investigator. Qualified individuals will demonstrate the potential for research as evidenced by their training and peer-reviewed publications and should become competitive for national research grants. Proof of English proficiency is required for J-1 Short-Term Scholars, Research Scholars, Professors, Specialists, and Student Interns sponsored by Mayo Clinic.
The following is required for completeness of application:
- Current curriculum vitae with bibliography
- Proof of doctoral degree (copy of diploma or final transcript with English translation, if applicable) or a letter from your university's Registrar office indicating you have fulfilled all doctoral program requirements and are eligible to graduate.
Must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent doctoral degree in a field deemed relevant by the program. Research Fellow is appropriate for individuals who have completed no more than one prior postdoctoral fellowship, at Mayo Clinic or elsewhere.
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