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Physician Scientist - Cardiovascular Research Center

Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55904
Cardiovascular Medicine
Why Mayo Clinic

The Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and the Cardiovascular Research Center at Mayo Clinic are seeking a Clinician Investigator to lead the clinical trials program in Cardiovascular Medicine in Rochester, MN.

This institutionally-funded physician-investigator position is intended to grow the prospective clinical research program leading to important discoveries and clinical applications that will impact currently unmet needs of cardiovascular patients. This position includes a minimum of 50% protected time for research.

Position description
The Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is part of the Enterprise Cardiovascular Department across all Mayo Clinic sites. The department is committed to transforming clinical practice by developing, analyzing, and rapidly diffusing innovative solutions to deliver high value care to our patients. The Department of CV Medicine and the CV Research Center partners with several centers within Mayo Clinic, including the Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, the Center for Regenerative Medicine, the Center for Clinical and Translational Science, and the Center for Individualized Medicine. The CV Research Center has a well-developed infrastructure that supports conducting early feasibility and multi-center clinical trials that includes staff with expertise in study development, assessment, start-up, and conduct. The CV research portfolio at Mayo Clinic is supported by NIH grants, foundation awards, and philanthropic gifts.

Mayo Clinic is an integrated, multidisciplinary academic medical center with comprehensive programs in medical education and research that span three sites in Minnesota, Arizona, and Florida. We support a vibrant research enterprise, with programs in basic, translational, clinical, and population sciences. 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 world class faculty as well as state-of-the-art laboratory and shared resource facilities. We offer a highly competitive compensation package with sustained intramural funding, capital equipment funding, technical and computational resources, and exceptional benefits.

Applications should include a current CV and an NIH Biosketch/Statement of Research Interests.

License or certification
We are seeking a board-certified MD or MD/PhD candidate highly skilled in clinical trials and with a broad understanding of cardiovascular disease. Preference will be given to those methodologically trained candidates with experience in cardiovascular clinical trials. The candidate must possess clinical experience as well as proficiency directing and designing phase II/III clinical trials, facilitating and promoting early feasibility and first in human clinical trials, providing oversight and leadership of a clinical trials office, securing extramural funding, and a strong publication record. A proven record of collaborative science endeavors is also desired.

Mayo Clinic’s values of teamwork and collaboration are essential to providing integrated medical and surgical care to patients with complex conditions. The faculty member will have an academic appointment in The Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science commensurate with prior background.
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.
Physicians & Scientists
Career profile
All Physicians Specialties
Cardiovascular Diseases, Research
Job posting number
Becky Schulte
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).


Posted: 2019-08-06 Expires: 2019-09-05

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Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN 55904

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