Research Fellow - Orthopedics/Clinical Genomics

Employer
Mayo
Location
Rochester, Minnesota (US)
Salary
DOE
Posted
September 27 2021
Ref
160081BR
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Healthcare/Hospital
Job Type
Faculty

The Research shield at Mayo Clinic is committed to creating a diverse environment and recognizes that diverse research teams make better decisions, are more equipped to solve complex problems and adapt to change, and produce better outcomes. That diversity is about opening up to unconventional ideas that create better outcomes, while recognizing colleagues' unique contributions. Become part of the legacy that embraces these differences and enables us to provide the best care to patients from all over the world.

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The Department of Clinical Genomics / Orthopedics is seeking a post-doctoral individual to pursue studies on AAV-mediated gene targeting, CRISPR/Cas targeting, and mouse and swine studies to develop novel treatments for inherited bone disease. Lab/Research experience is required, preferably in molecular biology. Experience in CRISPR/gene editing is also recommended.

Responsibilities include: 

     * Participate in the design, implementation, and evaluation of research studies

     * Collect data and develop data collection instruments and procedures

     * Train and supervise data collection personnel

     * Utilize tools such as for flow cytometry, cell culture, microscopy, molecular analysis and statistical analysis.

     * Collaborate on reports and publication of findings.

Please click on the link to review Dr. Deyle's faculty page: Dr. David Deyle Faculty Profile 

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.

  Seeking someone to pursue studies on AAV-mediated gene targeting, CRISPR/Cas targeting, and mouse and swine studies to develop novel treatments for inherited bone disease. Responsibilities include: Participate in the design, implementation, and evaluation of research studies. Collect data and develop data collection instruments and procedures; train and supervise data collection personnel. Utilize tools such as for flow cytometry, cell culture, microscopy, molecular analysis and statistical analysis. Collaborate on reports and publication of findings. Must have experience with CRISPR/Cas9 and molecular biology techniques. Viral production experience is highly recommended.

  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.

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