Mount Sinai Careers

Sr. Associate Researcher, Hematology & Oncology

New York, New York

Job Description

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Mount Sinai Health System’s multidisciplinary clinical research teams are pioneering innovative new approaches in health care across a variety of fields. Working alongside leading physicians and within internationally acclaimed medical institutes, centers, and laboratories, our scientists continue to shape the future of clinical care and improve outcomes for patients of all ages. 


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What You’ll Do:


A Senior Associate Researcher position is currently available in the lab of Dr. Hanna Irie within Tisch Cancer Institute, division of Hematology/Medical Oncology.  The lab focuses on research to study novel drivers of triple negative breast cancer growth.  The Senior Associate Researcher will independently conduct research experiments to support ongoing projects using advanced techniques, analyze and interpret highly complex results, and review and present data for publication and/or presentation.  He/she will also assist postdoctoral fellows and students within the lab with their ongoing projects.  The Senior Associate Researcher will report directly to a Principal Investigator (PI). 



  • Conducts a variety of research experiments using advanced research techniques
  • Coordinates project activities to meet deadlines.
  • Collaborates with the Principal Investigator in the development of new experiments and research techniques.
  • Assists in the implementation of standardized protocols for experiments and training purposes.
  • Assists the Principal Investigator with publications by extracting and compiling data; reviewing and editing articles for publication.
  • Mentors and trains less experienced research staff and graduate students.
  • Ensures compliance with safety and regulatory requirements.
  • Performs other related duties

What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in sciences or related field; Master’s Degree in sciences or related field preferred
  • 5 years in a research environment
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • Effective teamwork as well as motivational supervision of others

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!


Who We Are:

Over 35,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.


Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.


The Mount Sinai Health System is committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.


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.

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans.