Mayo Clinic's Campus in Arizona

research technician

John Fryer Lab at Mayo Clinic

Scottsdale, AZ, United States

A technician position is available immediately in the Department of Neuroscience at Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, AZ under the supervision of Dr. John D. Fryer, PhD, an Associate Professor of Neuroscience and Associate Dean of the Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences. The projects focus on the molecular and cellular mechanisms of neurodegeneration and aging, in particular in Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Our translational research program aims to elucidate the underlying biological pathways and mechanisms, with a focus on the interface between the immune system and disease. For this we combine cutting edge bulk and single-cell RNAseq, long-read RNA/DNA sequencing, biochemistry, genetically engineered mouse models, and human patient and patient-derived tissue samples. We are seeking to hire numerous positions for several projects funded by the NIH or foundations.

Qualified candidates for technicians should have a BS/BA degree with a strong background in 1) molecular biology and mouse colony management, or 2) computational biology/bioinformatics. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English are essential.

TO APPLY:  Qualified candidates should send their an NIH formatted biosketch and/or curriculum vitae (including GPA and relevant coursework for recent graduates), a brief statement of interest that includes their qualifications, and contact details of at least three references to:

John D. Fryer, PhD

Associate Professor

Department of Neuroscience

Mayo Clinic Arizona


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research technician