Mayo Clinic is looking for a Artificial Intelligence Scientist

    Why Mayo Clinic

    Mayo Clinic has been ranked the #1 hospital in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, as well as #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. 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.


    The Division of Informatics in the Department of Radiology at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN invites applications for an AI Scientist position within our clinical support team. We are currently in the process of recruiting candidates for the administrative and operational structures required to support discovery to practice. The goal of the initiative is to place Mayo Clinic at the vanguard of the Artificial Intelligence field with Radiology being an early opportunity area.

    Qualified individuals should possess a Ph.D. in a scientific field with experience in developing and writing advanced computational algorithms. A strong background in medical informatics, machine learning, and scientific programming is required. Successful candidate with have demonstrated a track record of managing all aspects of an experimental research project, including coordination, data acquisition and analysis, software development, documentation, as well as postproduction monitoring. Excellent communication skills and the ability to manage teams of scientists and other healthcare professionals are essential.

    Established publication record of innovative work related to artificial intelligence in top computer science journals and conference proceedings is preferred. Experience of supervising/mentoring students at bachelor, master, or PhD level is a plus.

    A successful candidate should have a strong interest in the following topics: fundamental machine learning, neural network architecture, artificial intelligence, graph neural networks, scalable learning, interpretable learning, artificial intelligence for bioimaging, fairness and bias in AI, Human-in-loop ML/AI.

    Specific innovation areas of interest for this position include support for Department of Radiology Artificial Intelligence projects. The successful candidate will join a team charged to facilitate and optimize the discovery, translation and application of artificial intelligence, machine learning and deep learning supporting the mission of Mayo Clinic Radiology.

    This position is limited tenure, with anticipation for renewal annually. You will have the opportunity to grow your career, and potentially move into a ongoing position with Mayo Clinic.

    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.


    Ph.D. in a relevant scientific field with special emphasis on computer science and programming skills; Board Certification or eligibility is encouraged.

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    Benefits Eligible



    Full Time

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    International Assignment


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    Just as our reputation has spread beyond our Minnesota roots, so have our locations. Today, our employees are located at our three major campuses in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, Jacksonville, Florida, Rochester, Minnesota, and at Mayo Clinic Health System campuses throughout Midwestern communities, and at our international locations. Each Mayo Clinic location is a special place where our employees thrive in both their work and personal lives. Learn more about what each unique Mayo Clinic campus has to offer, and where your best fit is.

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    Marissa Tarara

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