Research Fellow - Molecular Medicine/Oncology

Employer
Mayo Clinic
Location
Rochester, Minnesota
Salary
Commensurate with experience
Posted
January 09 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Healthcare/Hospital

Research Fellow - Molecular Medicine/Oncology

We are seeking a postdoctoral Research Fellow who will support the Department of Molecular Medicine/Oncology. This one-year renewable position is focusing on the study of oncolytic viruses and interactions with the immune system, with a special emphasis on immunovirotherapy. The ideal candidate should have a Ph.D. or M.D. with significant laboratory experience and several first author publications, and have demonstrated excellence in written communication. They should be highly motivated and should be able to work both independently and as part of a team. Previous experience in immunology or immunotherapy research is required. Experience in virology and animal models of tumorigenesis is desired.

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.

Mayo Clinic is an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with comprehensive programs in medical education and research that span three group practice sites. We support a vibrant research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical and population sciences. In 2017, the institution received nearly $446  million in extramural research awards, supplemented with over $304 million of institutional support. Mayo Clinic has a large number of world class faculty as well as state-of-the-art laboratory and shared resource facilities, including those for microscopy and imaging, cell and molecular biology, animal models, production of iPS cells and clinical grade MSCs, biomedical engineering and mathematics, materials testing, a Medical Genomics Facility, and unique Human Disease Tissue Banks.

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