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Undergrad - Research Employment Program at Mayo Clinic in La Crosse, Wisconsin

Posted in General Business 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time





Job Description:

City

La Crosse

State

Wisconsin

Telecommute

No

Department

Research

Why Mayo Clinic

Are you an aspiring scientist, driven by investigating medical mysteries, generating new knowledge, and translating discoveries into therapies to advance patient care? We invite you to explore our Undergraduate Research Education Program at Mayo Clinic and experience the exceptional environment of one of the world's cutting edge health care institutions.

Position description

The Undergraduate Research Experience Program (UREP) offers undergraduate students interested in Sciences and Research and the opportunity to work at Mayo Clinic for a 10-12 week program, up to 30-40 hours per week. The UREP will gain research experience that will aid them in deciding on and/or obtaining opportunities in their chosen career path. Students will have opportunities for career development workshops/seminars as well as a poster presentation at the end of the program. UREP Students may be asked to perform, but not limited to, various support functions in a research laboratory (i.e. microscopy of specimens, analyzing data, sequencing, mass spectrometry) The student will receive direction from the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs and Research Training (OPART) office, work unit/department supervisor, mentor, and/or Principal Investigator. Works cooperatively with other laboratory personnel and must be responsive to requests and/or assistance from all levels of allied health staff in the laboratory.

Interested student must apply by March 1, 2020. All offers will be made by April 30 2020.

Selected candidates should plan to start employment on May 13, 20, 27, June 3, or June 10 of 2019.

A scanned copy of your transcript must be attached to your profile to be considered.

Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee or asylee.

For more information please contact HR Connect at (507) 266-0440

Qualifications


  • High School Diploma required.

  • Must be a current Undergraduate student pursuing a degree in science, math, or other relevant degree based upon the needs of the research program and returning to college to school for the Fall 2020 semester.

  • Must have completed one year of college. Current High School Students and/or Post-Secondary Students are NOT Eligible

  • A scanned copy of your transcript must be attached to your profile to be considered.

  • A GPA of 3.0 is required to be considered for the program.

  • Selected candidates should plan to start employment on May 13, 20, 27, June 3, or June 10 of 2020.

  • Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, refugee or asylee.

  • Interested applicants should attach a word document to their application answering these questions:

    • What is your career or education goal following receipt of your undergraduate degree?

    • What is your current Research interest area(s) (ie. Gastroenterology, Neurology, Cancer. Radiology?

    • How would a summer experience at Mayo clinic help you attain your future educational and/or career goals? (Be specific).



For more information please contact HR Connect at (507) 266-0440. Please have the posting number available when you call.

Exemption status

Non-exempt

Compensation Detail

This position has a predetermined rate of $13.00 per hour.

Benefits eligible

No

Schedule

Full Time

Hours / Pay period

up to 60

Schedule details

as needed

Weekend schedule

as needed

Site description

La Crosse, WI, is a city of 52,000 with a metro area of 120,000 in the Upper Mississippi River Valley, located between Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN, and Madison, WI. The area offers unlimited, four-season recreational opportunities (biking, golf, hiking the bluffs and cross-country/downhill skiing). We have a great family environment with safe and high-quality schools, including two universities and a technical college. There are sport events, a local symphony orchestra, theaters, children's museum and a civic center.

Category

Internships and Summer Opportunities

Career profile

Research

Job posting number

126724BR

Recruiter

Rhonda Wilson

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).

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