Mine Cicek, Ph.D.


  1. Rochester, Minnesota


  1. 2008
    Fellow - NIH R25T Mayo Cancer Genetic Epidemiology Training Fellowship Mentors: Stephen N. Thibodeau and Gloria M. PetersenDepartment of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology
  2. 2005
    Postdoctoral Research Fellowship - Mentors: Graham Casey and John WitteCleveland Clinic, Lerner Research Institute, Dept of Cancer Biology
  3. 2001
    Ph.D. - Genetics Advisors: Glenn R. Buss and MA Saghai Maroof Genetic marker analysis of three major carbohydrates in soybean seedsVirginia Tech
  4. 1997
    MS - Genetics Advisors: Glenn R. Buss and MA Saghai Maroof Genetic analysis of quantitative trait loci associated with seed sucrose content using molecular markers in an interspecific glycine crossVirginia Tech
  5. 1992
    BS - BiologyHacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey

Awards and honors

  1. 2010
    Mayo Clinic Genetic Epidemiology Risk Assessment (GERA) Program Travel Award American Society of Human Genetics
  2. 2005
    R25 CA 92049: PI Gloria M. PetersenMayo Cancer Genetic Epidemiology Training Grant
  3. 1999
    Travel Fellowship Grant World Soybean Research Conference

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    Board MemberNational Institutes of Health (NIH)
  2. 2017 - present
    Board MemberNational Institutes of Health (NIH)
  3. 2013 - present
    MemberInternational Society for Biolgoical and Environment Repositories
  4. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Preventive Oncology
  5. 2006
    JudgeSymposium, Mayo Clinic Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  6. 2005 - present
    MemberGenetic Epidemiology and Risk Assessment Program, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center
  7. 2005 - present
    MemberInternational Genetic Epidemiology Society
  8. 2004 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Human Genetics
  9. 2001 - present
    MemberAmerican Association for Cancer Research
  10. 2000 - present
    MemberMayo Clinic Research Fellows Association


Research activities

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