The Department of Radiology is look for a strong postdoctoral research fellow who will assist with developing and applying ultrasound elastography techniques for assessing tissue disease.
Qualified candidates should have a Ph. D. in electrical engineering, ultrasound, acoustics, or mechanical engineering with a strong background in theory, experimentation, and numerical simulation skills. Familiar with Verasonics ultrasound programming is a plus.
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).
QualificationsMust 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.
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Postdoc & Temporary Research
Career profilePost Doctoral Research
Job posting number104161BR
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