Radiation Oncology
Position description
Postdoctoral Research Position Focusing on Big Data Analysis in Radiation Oncology

The Department of Radiation Oncology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN invites applications for a postdoctoral research position in the Division of Medical Physics. Individuals with a strong interest in the application of computational tools, big data analysis and physics principles in radiation medicine are encouraged to apply.

This two-year fellowship offers individualized research opportunities in the area of machine learning as it applies to analysis and prediction of patient outcomes for radiation therapy and radiation dose distributions. The selected individual will join a dynamic and highly productive team and is expected to conduct research leading to peer-reviewed publications and presentations at national and international meetings under the guidance of our faculty. Opportunities to take classes which are a prerequisite for Medical Physics residencies will be offered.

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
Applicants should have a doctoral degree in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field, with a proven background in data analysis and preferably in Machine Learning/Artificial Intelligence as well. They should have excellent quantitative, written, and verbal skills and evidence of research scholarship.

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
Radiation Oncology
Job posting number
Kara Schott