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Faculty Position in Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

New York, New York

Job Description

The Department of Neurology at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York is seeking to hire an MD or MD/PhD at the Assistant or Associate Professor level to lead a research program focused on fluid biomarkers or PET imaging of Alzheimer’s disease and related neurodegenerative disorders.

The successful candidate will have a track record of publications, research funding, collaboration, and technical expertise in the application of fluid or PET biomarkers to Alzheimer’s disease research. The candidate’s research program will be expected to contribute to the Biomarker Core of the Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center at Mount Sinai, and will interface with researchers in the Loeb Center for Alzheimer’s Disease, the Translational Molecular Imaging Institute, and the Departments of Neurology, Radiology, and Neuroscience more broadly. Approximately 20% effort may be devoted to clinical duties.

About Mount Sinai:
The Mount Sinai Health System is New York City’s largest integrated delivery system encompassing seven hospital campuses, a leading medical school, and a vast network of ambulatory practices throughout the greater New York region. Mount Sinai’s vision is to produce the safest care, the highest quality, the highest satisfaction, the best access and the best value of any health system in the nation. 
The System includes approximately 7,100 primary and specialty care physicians; 10 joint-venture ambulatory surgery centers; more than 140 ambulatory practices throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and 31 affiliated community health centers. Physicians are affiliated with the renowned Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, which is ranked among the highest in the nation in National Institutes of Health funding per investigator. The Mount Sinai Hospital is ranked as one of the nation’s top 20 hospitals in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Geriatrics, Nephrology, and Neurology/Neurosurgery, and is in the top 50 in four other specialties in the 2017-2018 “Best Hospitals” issue of U.S. News & World Report. Mount Sinai’s Kravis Children’s Hospital also is ranked in seven out of ten pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report. The New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked 12th nationally for Ophthalmology, while Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Mount Sinai West are ranked regionally. 

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.  

Please specify Job Title of interest and send CV with Cover Letter to:
Alex Cano
Director Physician Recruitment
Mount Sinai Health System
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