The Mayo Clinic in Florida is seeking a full-time postdoctoral Research Fellow to join a productive NIH funded laboratory in the Department of Cancer Biology. This position will focus on immune effects of radiation therapy and interface with wings of the laboratory designing nanoparticles for radiation sensitization of tumors and using charged particle radiation sources to elicit antitumor responses. The laboratory focuses on advancing clinical translational paradigms and is comprised of a team of physicians, chemists, biologists, and physicists working in a highly collaborative environment using state-of-the-art technology.
The postdoctoral fellow will:
Perform experiments using advanced biomedical research techniques and develop/validate new methods/applications
Independently design and perform experiments, analyze and interpret obtained data, and author scientific publications
Present results at national and international scientific meetings
Participate in grant applications to major funding agencies
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.
The following is required for completeness of application:
Cover letter and one-page statement of research interests
CV (including prior positions, publications, technical expertise)
One-page statement of research interests
Contact information of three references