Postdoctoral Research Fellow

Molecular Pharmacology & Experimental Therapeutics
Position description
A postdoctoral position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Robert Diasio to investigate pharmacogenomic associations with adverse events and disease outcomes in cancer therapeutics. Candidates will work as part of an interdisciplinary team that will include basic/translational scientists, clinicians, and systems biologists.

We encourage self-motivated individuals with an advanced degree (Ph.D. or equivalent) in cancer biology, pharmacology, biochemistry, genetics, or related fields to apply. Strong candidates will be proficient in mammalian cell culture and have experience working with tumor-derived organoids and/or iPS-derived cell models. Experience with bioinformatic and biostatistics approaches for analyzing genomic and epigenomic data is also preferred but not necessary for consideration. Preference will be given to applicants who will be entering their first postdoctoral fellowship.

Interested candidates should email their CV to for consideration

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. 800146; J2WRTP
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.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Site description
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.
Postdoc & Temporary Research
Career profile
Post Doctoral Research
Job posting number
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