City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Molecular Medicine
Position description
Two post-doctoral positions are available to characterize the interactions of the enveloped RNA viruses that cause measles and COVID-19 with its host. Candidates are expected to have a recent PhD and a strong background in molecular virology, cell biology or immunology.

The scientists recruited will work in a strongly interactive, collaborative and collegial research environment. The projects focus on the adaptation of RNA viruses to different tissues, on the mechanisms of intercellular spread, and on the tropism determinants.

For more information visit http://mayoresearch.mayo.edu/mayo/research/staff/cattaneo_r.cfm.

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.
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
Research
Job posting number
133069BR
Recruiter
Kara Schott