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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
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The Department of Radiation Oncology at Mayo Clinic is seeking applications
for a postdoctoral fellowship in cancer and radiation biology.
Highly motivated individuals with a desire to develop into independent funded
career translational scientists in Radiation Oncology are encouraged to apply.
Successful candidates will be based in the laboratory of Dr. Zhenkun Lou and
Dr. Robert Mutter, supported by Radiation Oncology, and routinely interact
with clinicians in the department. The laboratory has significant expertise in
the DNA damage response and its interplay with anti-tumor immunity.
Using small molecule inhibitors and genetic and epigenetic screens, the
successful candidate will identify and validate new therapeutic targets that
impact photon, proton and carbon ion efficacy in tumor and normal tissues.
These studies will provide a framework for the future of personalized medicine
with particle therapy at Mayo Clinic in the years ahead.
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
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
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.
Postdoc & Temporary Research
Post Doctoral Research
Laboratory Medicine & Pathology, Radiation Oncology, Research
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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.