Clinical Research Coordinator, Department of Psychiatry

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NY is seeking to appoint a research assistant under the supervision of Dr. Sophia Frangou, head of the Frangou Lab. This position is available for 1 year with the option of extension. The successful candidate will work within a multi-disciplinary team to recruit patients with schizophrenia and their siblings for a brain imaging study.

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Liaise with the psychiatric services within the Mount Sinai Health System to identify suitable study participants
  • Conduct clinical and computerized cognitive assessments in study participants
  • Liaise with the Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute to book scans and attend scanning sessions with study participants
  • Performs other related duties
  • BA or Master’s degree in psychology or related sciences
  • Prior experience in working with psychiatric patients is desirable but not essential
  • Computer and General Skills:
    • Advanced skills in using the Microsoft Office Suits
    • Fluent in English written and oral communication
    • Fluency with additional languages (esp. Spanish) is desirable but not essential
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.


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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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