Mount Sinai Careers

Associate Researcher, Department of Psychiatry

New York, New York
Research


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 
 
Roles & Responsibilities:

The candidate will perform experiments examining the computational basis for associative memory strength using a combination of in vivo calcium imaging, optogenetics, electrophysiology, immunohistochemistry, and rodent behavior. The candidate will design experiments, collect data, analyze data, and prepare data for presentations and publication. The candidate will be expected to work independently and as part of a team, and provide training and supervision of other lab members. Experience using Mosaic, Microsoft Office, R, Matlab, and other software is essential.

 
 
Requirements:
  • Bachelors degree in science or related field required.
  • 0-2 year of research/laboratory experience.
  • Appropriate verbal, written and interpersonal skills.
  • Organizational, problem solving and analytical skills.
 
 
Strength Through Diversity
 

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.

 

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.

 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story!

 
 
Who We Are
 

Over 38,000 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 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. 

 

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