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. Please attach the following required documents at the time of application.
* Current curriculum vitae and bibliography
* Three letters of recommendation, signed, on letterhead, describing:
+ Relationship to the applicant.
+ Past work/academic performance.
+ Work qualities/personal conduct.
+ Overall assessment of potential for success in research environment.
* Doctoral degree certification, if applicable:
+ Original or notarized copy of diploma or final transcript issued by school (English translation required).
800146; J2WRTP 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.
The research fellow will work in translational research areas of platelet immunology and interact closely with the principal investigator whose group has already had a key impact on advancing both diagnosis and treatment of Heparin-induced thrombocytopenia. Candidates with a track record of publications and with expertise and interest in biochemistry are particularly encouraged to apply. 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.