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Research Fellow - Genetics and Epidemiology

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Mayo Clinic

1mo ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


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  • You need a current CV, proof of doctoral degree, and potential letters of recommendation for the Research Fellow position in Genetics and Epidemiology at Mayo Clinic.
  • You will focus on analyzing and publishing data on imaging, genetic, and pathology markers to investigate risk factors for breast cancer in large epidemiologic studies. Interaction with consortia and lab work possible.

Off-cycle Internship

Research & Development, ScienceRochester


  • Mayo Clinic is top-ranked in more specialties than any other care provider according to U.S. News & World Report. As we work together to put the needs of the patient first, we are also dedicated to our employees, investing in competitive compensation and comprehensive benefit plans – to take care of you and your family, now and in the future. And with continuing education and advancement opportunities at every turn, you can build a long, successful career with Mayo Clinic. You’ll thrive in an environment that supports innovation, is committed to ending racism and supporting diversity, equity and inclusion, and provides the resources you need to succeed.


  • 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.

Education requirements


Area of Responsibilities

Research & Development


  • A Research Fellow position is now available in the Division of Epidemiology under the mentorship of Dr. Celine Vachon. The Research Fellow will work with two senior breast cancer researchers in genetics and epidemiology. This fellowship will focus on analyses and publications of imaging, genetic and pathology markers, and their integration as risk factors for breast cancer in large and well-annotated epidemiologic studies and biobanks. Potential for interaction with large consortia and laboratory investigation may be involved, as well.
  • The successful candidate must have a Ph.D. in Epidemiology, Genetics, Statistics, Bioinformatics or related discipline. Research Fellow is appropriate for individuals who have completed no more than one prior postdoctoral fellowship, at Mayo Clinic or elsewhere.
  • 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.


Work type

Full time

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