Faculty Position in Innate Immunity

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota
August 10 2017
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Faculty Position in Innate Immunity

Heal the sick, advance the science, share the knowledge.

The Mayo Clinic Department of Immunology in Rochester, MN is seeking an exceptional early to mid-career Scientist with an interest in the study of innate immunity.

The successful candidate will study molecular mechanisms of disease and lead an independent and nationally/internationally recognized research program. This person will hold academic rank at Mayo Clinic commensurate with experience and qualifications. The ideal candidate will study the innate immune response in cancer and/or inflammation. Faculty will be expected to work collaboratively with colleagues and may align with one or more institutional centers (e.g. biomedical discovery, cancer, individualized medicine, pediatrics, regenerative medicine).

Qualified candidates should have a doctoral degree in a biomedical science field (PhD, MD/PhD, MD or equivalent) and rigorous postdoctoral training. Junior investigators should have a strong publication record; evidence of successful competition for external funding is preferred. Mid-career investigators must have a strong publication record and history of NIH or equivalent extramural funding.

Mayo Clinic is an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center and supports a vibrant and diverse research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical and populations sciences. Mayo has world-class faculty, laboratories and state-of-the-art core facilities and biorepositories. The Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences trains and supports PhD and MD/PhD students. We offer a highly competitive compensation package with sustained salary support, capital equipment funding, technical and computational resources and exceptional benefits. Mayo Clinic has been recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the top 100 “Best Companies to Work For”. Rochester MN is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, excellent school system and exceptionally high quality of life.

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