Molecular Medicine
Position description
The lab of Dr. Kareem Mohni in the Department of Molecular Medicine is seeking a postdoctoral fellow. The focus of the Mohni lab is to understand the molecular basis of virus-host interactions by utilizing quantitative proteomics technology to determine the host factors involved in Herpesvirus DNA replication and restriction. The project will also involve a variety of molecular biology, cell biology, tissue culture, and biochemical approaches. The candidate will be expected to lead their own individual projects as well as contributing to collaborative research efforts. Experience working with viruses or DNA replication/repair is helpful but not required.

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.
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
Kara Schott