Faculty Position in Hematology Research

Position description
The Mayo Clinic Division of Hematology is recruiting an outstanding biomedical scientist with expertise applicable to multiple myeloma for the Rochester, MN campus. The candidate will have a PhD or equivalent degree in relevant discipline with at least 3 years of post-doctoral research experience , a track record of success in extramural funding, publications, and collaboration with clinicians. Ideal candidates would be those with scientific expertise in areas that are broadly applicable to plasma cell malignancies and lymphoid malignancies (e.g., molecular biology, cellular biology, immunology) and for whom placement in a clinical Hematology department would lead to synergy with multiple PI's both within and beyond Hematology. Applicants may be at the Assistant Professor or Associate Professor level.

Expectations for successful candidates include establishment of a robust translational research laboratory focused on plasma cell malignancies, engagement with clinicians within the Division and investigators in the Cancer Center to facilitate translational projects, and participation in department-wide research programs, like the myeloma SPORE. These programs include but are not limited to supervising research trainees (undergraduate, professional, graduate, and post-graduate), engagement with department and institutional resources for translational studies and technology commercialization. The successful candidate will engage with the biobank/clinical registry, and departmental research education initiatives. They will be expected to participate in the division's research committee and must demonstrate commitment to an inclusive and collaborative culture and values-driven leadership.

Mayo Clinic has been recognized as the best hospital in the nation for 2019-2020 by U.S. News and World Report. Mayo Clinic is an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with over 3,800 physicians and scientists in a unified multi-campus system. This unique environment brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. We support a vibrant and diverse research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical, and population sciences. In 2018, the institution received over $490 million in extramural research awards, supplemented with over $330 million of institutional support. Mayo Clinic supports innovation and has world class faculty, laboratories, and state-of-the-art core facilities and biorepositories. The Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences trains and supports Ph.D. and M.D./Ph.D. students. We offer a highly competitive compensation package with sustained intramural funding, outstanding laboratory facilities, capital equipment funding, technical and computational resources, and exceptional benefits.

Applications should include a CV, cover letter, statement of research interests, and names/ contact information of 3-5 references.

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Full Time
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Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
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Adriana Semko
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).