The Department of Clinical Genomics at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN is seeking an exceptional Clinical Geneticist with special expertise in Cancer Genetics and Genomics.
The successful candidate will join a department with 7 full time clinical geneticists in Rochester plus 2 part time clinical geneticists, 2 full time clinical geneticists at Mayo Clinic Florida and Arizona, 19 laboratory geneticists, 20 genetics counselors and allied health support staff. The focus for this position will be on the care and identification of patients and families with genetic predisposition to cancer. The Department of Clinical Genomics has strong working connections with the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, which functions as one of the largest international reference laboratories in the country. The candidate will also benefit from collaboration with colleagues within the Center for Individualized Medicine and access to a rapidly growing body of genomic, transcriptomic, proteomic, and metabolomic data.
The Department has several multidisciplinary clinics and is integrated with over 50 clinical departments and divisions providing care to an interesting, challenging and exceptionally diverse patient population. The successful candidate will enjoy close clinical collaboration with pediatricians, neurologists, endocrinologists, surgeons and multiple other disciplines. Opportunities to conduct research and teach medical students, residents, fellows, visiting clinicians, and allied health professionals are essential components of the position. Other major resources available at the Mayo Clinic include access to the electronic medical record, mitochondrial bio bank, NIH-funded Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCaTs) and NIH-funded Comprehensive Cancer Center.
License or certification The candidate must be board-certified or have active candidate status with the American Board of Medical Genetics and Genomics.
Benefits eligible Yes
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.
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).
Internal Number: 32085007_263431307
About Mayo Clinic-Rochester Physician / Scientist
Mayo Clinic is a not-for-profit worldwide leader in patient care, research and education. Working collaboratively and driven by patient needs, more than 55,000 dedicated professionals — across six states and in every medical and surgical specialty — provide solutions and hope to people from all walks of lifeWorking at Mayo Clinic is making a difference. It's providing the highest quality patient care by placing the needs of patients first. At Mayo Clinic, you'll discover a culture of teamwork, professionalism and mutual respect — and most importantly, a life-changing career.