Research Fellow-Human Physiologist/Exercise or Respiratory Physiology
Location: Rochester, Minnesota
Type: Full Time
Years of Experience:
Less than 2
Internal Number: 188681BR
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A Research Fellow position is available in the laboratory of Dr. Bruce D. Johnson.
The Research Fellow will play a lead role in the preparation and execution of data collection for various studies.
Able to review literature in the field primarily of respiratory physiology and develop project aims, proposals and protocols for conducting research
Willing to learn and develop expertise for a number of physiological measures to be used in human studies
Work with study team to lead study and equipment set up, calibration, pilot testing and data capture and data analysis of physiological measures
Work with study team to recruit subjects for studies, instrument subjects, and carry out proposed studies
Utilize their strong statistical background to analyze datasets, write abstracts and manuscripts
Make presentations of finding to lab meetings, Mayo Clinic seminars and research meetings as well as national meetings
Develop ideas into formal grant proposals
Develop collaborative relationships with colleagues and industry relative to the studies being pursued.
Works independently under the guidance of the principal investigator
Assists in mentoring technical team, graduate and undergraduate students that rotate through the laboratory
Looking for Ph.D. Human Physiologist candidates in exercise or respiratory physiology.
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.
The following is required for completeness of application:
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. Must have a Ph.D. Human Physiologist - Exercise or Respiratory physiology. 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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