Mount Sinai Careers

Associate Researcher II, Pediatrics

New York, New York

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.


Associate Researcher II - 2338226


Roles & Responsibilities


Under limited supervision, conducts experiments using advanced techniques specific to the research project. Analyzes and assists in interpreting moderately complex results

  • mammalian cell culture using a variety of epithelial cell lines
  • performing assays on biological specimens
  • performing molecular analyses, including RNA isolation, PCR, quantitative PCR, pouring agarose and polyacrylamide gels, western blots, immunolabeling
  • preparing solutions according to instructions
  • supervising the care of research animals, including animal husbandry, genotyping, database maintenance, and interacting with veterinary staff in mouse colony operations; perform minor animal surgery or collect animal tissues and specimens for laboratory analysis
  • participating in lab meetings and discussions; providing updates of project progress to supervisor and other staff in both informal and formal reports
  • maintaining detailed records of all laboratory processes and procedures for quality assurance purposes
  • data analysis 
  • ordering and maintaining laboratory supplies
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree in chemistry, biology, physics or related science or equivalent
  • 2 years in a research environment

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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