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A postdoctoral research fellow position is available in the Center for Individualized Medicine- Microbiome Program, under the direct supervision of Dr. Nicholas Chia (https://www.mayo.edu/research/faculty/chia-nicholas-ph-d/bio-20087464). The position is better suited for a microbiologist with molecular biology experience, particularly bacterial transformation. The postdoctoral research fellow will conduct research at the intersection of bacterial quorum sensing and cancer single cell studies.
For your application include a single PDF with a 1 page research statement (detailing your research interests and your short- and long-term career goals), your CV, and the contact information for 2-3 references. Apply before October 30, 2022 in order to guarantee full consideration.
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. 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.
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