Research Fellow - Radiology

Why Mayo Clinic
Innovation and compassion are paramount to providing world-class medical care to patients from all over the world. We lean on the variety of perspectives and backgrounds of our colleagues’ to continuously challenge ourselves and to create a workplace that supports diversity, equity, and inclusion. Become part of the legacy that embraces our differences and enables us to provide the best care to patients from all over the world.
Position description
A Research Fellow position is now available with Dr. Ramanathan Kadirvel in Neurovascular Research Laboratory in Radiology in Rochester, Minnesota. The successful candidate will join a collaborative and highly productive at Mayo Clinic to study the molecular mechanisms of aneurysm healing following endovascular device treatment.

As a part of this research, the candidate will:
  • Study how different cell types, macrophage polarization, cell-cell interaction, and extracellular matrix remodeling regulate aneurysm healing using clinical samples, as well as in vivo and in vitro models.
  • Have access to state-of-art research facilities, ample clinical datasets and gain a unique experience working in a translational environment.

The successful candidate should be self-motivated, passionate, and have demonstrable experience in the field of wound healing. Candidates should have proficiency in basic cell culture, biochemical, and molecular biological techniques.

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:
  • Current curriculum vitae with bibliography
  • Proof of doctoral degree (copy of diploma or final transcript with English translation, if applicable) or a letter from your university's Registrar office indicating you have fulfilled all doctoral program requirements and are eligible to graduate.
Please also be prepared that you may be asked to provide three letters of recommendation to the hiring PI prior to an interview.
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.
Additional qualifications

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
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Katrina Giese