Why Mayo Clinic
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.
Mayo Clinic offers a variety of employee benefits. For additional information
please visit Mayo Clinic Benefits. Eligibility may vary.
A Research Associate at Mayo Clinic is a temporary transitional role with the
primary purpose to allow qualified individuals to work within an established
investigator's program in preparation for an academic and/or independent
research career. The ability to perform specialized or complex functions would
typically be demonstrated through review of scientific accomplishments,
contributions, and peer-reviewed publications averaging at least one per year
post doctoral degree. The Research Associate is expected to provide leadership
support and training within an established research program.
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. Requires at least three years of postdoctoral
research experience at Mayo Clinic or elsewhere with evidence of publications
and other scientific accomplishments.
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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Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is
committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of
its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate.
Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with
disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable
accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.