City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Hematology
Position description
A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Division of Hematology Research, Mayo Clinic Rochester. The fellow will join a highly interactive and collaborative research team that focuses on development of novel drugs for treatment of multiple myeloma. Mayo Clinic is a non-profit organization that integrates research with clinical practice and education. Current studies are specifically focused on in vitro activity of novel drugs which are likely to have activity in the setting of myeloma and the biology of myeloma with a focus on the marrow microenvironment. Innate curiosity, drive, strong work ethic, communication skills, critical thinking, and the ability to work as a team are essential for this position. Evidence of scientific publications is required in addition to experience in molecular techniques, tissue culture, animal models, and/or protein chemistry. Candidate will be expected to publish significant research findings and apply for extramural funding.

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
Qualifications
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
Yes
Schedule
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.
Category
Postdoc & Temporary Research
Career profile
Post Doctoral Research
Specialty
Hematology & Oncology
Job posting number
125170BR
Recruiter
Kara Schott