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Research Fellow - Stem Cell Metabolism

Mayo Clinic
Scottsdale, AZ 85251
City
Scottsdale
State
Arizona
Telecommute
No
Department
Cardiovascular Medicine
Position description
The laboratory of Dr. Clifford Folmes at Mayo Clinic is seeking an outstanding and highly motivated candidate with training in stem cell biology and/or energy metabolism for a postdoctoral Research Fellow position in the field of Stem Cell Metabolism. The successful candidate will work on NIH and Mayo Clinic funded projects to define how mitochondrial dynamics and metabolic pathways regulate stem cell fate and function. Specifically, the project will employ metabolomics and metabolic flux analysis to examine how environmental conditions impact stem cell metabolism, function and regenerative capacity. The selected individual will have opportunities for scientific career development through strong mentorship, publishing high quality manuscripts and presenting at relevant scientific conferences.

Desired skills and experience:
The applicant must have a Ph.D., M.D., or equivalent doctoral degree in a field related to the program, with significant laboratory experience. Eligible applicants should be highly motivated and be able to work in a collaborative environment. The applicant will be expected to be involved in several research projects and contribute to the writing of grant applications and publications.

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. Please attach the following required documents at the time of application.
  • Current curriculum vitae and bibliography
  • Three letters of recommendation, signed, on letterhead, describing:
    • Relationship to the applicant.
    • Past work/academic performance.
    • Work qualities/personal conduct.
    • Overall assessment of potential for success in research environment.
  • Doctoral degree certification, if applicable:
    • Original or notarized copy of diploma or final transcript issued by school (English translation required).
800146; J2WRTP
Qualifications
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
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Site description
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the sixth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Category
Postdoc & Temporary Research
Career profile
Post Doctoral Research
Specialty
Cardiovascular Diseases
Job posting number
106969BR
Recruiter
Chadwick Musolf
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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

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Mayo Clinic
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