Research Fellow

Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

United States

July 10, 2021









Cardiovascular Medicine

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.

Position description

The Department of Cardiovascular Medicine is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to support projects in Artificial Intelligence.

The successful candidate will have experience in:

  • AI
  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning
  • Statistical Data Processing
  • Regression techniques
  • Neural Networks
  • Decision Trees
  • Clustering
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Probability theory and data science methods
  • Mathematical theories underlying these tools used to analyze data
  • Applies and modifies existing scripts or software applications to support data management
  • Data extraction, data analysis, and AI as required
  • The candidate needs to have experience in python and at least one deep learning library (TensorFlow or PyTorch)
  • Knowledge of healthcare data types, topics and scientific challenges and approaches is preferred.
  • Candidates with experience in VRAR (using Unity) without significant experience in AI can also apply to take part in an AI-VR combined projects

    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.

    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. Research Fellow is appropriate for individuals who have completed no more than one prior postdoctoral fellowship, at Mayo Clinic or elsewhere.

    Benefits eligible



    Full Time

    Site description

    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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