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Why Mayo Clinic MAYO CLINIC is a premier academic medical center with over 3,800 physicians and scientists in a unified multi-campus system. This unique environment brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education. Mayo Clinic has been recognized as the best hospital in the nation for 2018-2019 by U.S. News and World Report. We are an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with comprehensive programs in medical education and research that span across three group practice sites. We support a vibrant research enterprise and graduate school with a dedicated track in virology and gene therapy. In 2017, the institution received over $446 million in extramural research awards supplemented with over $304 million of institutional support. Mayo Clinic has a large number of outstanding laboratories and shared resources facilities, including a Viral Vector Production and preclinical Toxicology Core, Medical Genomics Facility, a Mouse Modeling Facility, Molecular and Microscopic Core Facilities, and unique Human Disease Tissue Banks.
Position description The Department of Molecular Medicine at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota is seeking an outstanding scientist with expertise in virology and/or gene and cell therapy.
Mayo Clinic offers a highly competitive compensation package with sustained intramural funding, capital equipment funding, technical and computational resources, and exceptional benefits. Applications should include a cover letter, CV, statement of research interests, and names & contact information of 3-5 references. Specific questions related to the posting should be directed to:
Roberto Cattaneo, Ph.D., Search Committee Chair
Department of Molecular Medicine
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QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates with expertise in virology and/or gene and cell therapy are especially encouraged to apply. Candidates should hold a Ph.D., M.D., or M.D./Ph.D. and have a demonstrated record of relevant research accomplishments; a history of successful collaborations; excellent interpersonal and communication skills; high-impact publications in their field; and peer-reviewed funding consistent with their seniority. The selected individual is expected to develop and/or maintain a nationally and internationally recognized extramurally funded research program.