Research Fellow - Statistical Genetics

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota (US)
February 26 2019
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Type
PhD Fellowship

Research Fellow - Statistical Genetics

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

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota is seeking a Research Fellow - Statistical Genetics. Postdoctoral positions are available for eligible candidates with training in statistical genetics/statistics, programming/machine learning, data science and statistics. Our laboratory focuses on genomic studies of cardiovascular traits and implementation of genomics into clinical practice. 

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. 

Qualified candidates 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 ranked No. 1 in the nation by U.S. News and World Report (2018-2019 Best Hospitals).  Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. We are the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world with approximately 3,800 physicians and scientists across all locations working in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.  Mayo Clinic Health System connects Mayo Clinic’s respected expertise with Mayo’s community-focused multi-specialty groups in 75 communities.

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