Senior Associate Researcher, Bio Banking, Pediatrics

Job Description


Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.


The Senior Associate Researcher is a laboratory research position.  The incumbent is responsible for independently conducting advanced research experiments of clinical samples.   S/he assists in the interpretation of research outcomes, performs assays to support research studies, and adheres to strict protocols in clinical testing and maintenance of the laboratory environment.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Supports the bio banking procedures
  • Adheres to the strict protocols required for clinical testing
  • Manages sample inventory, prepares manifests and samples for long-term storage
  • Maintains required record keeping in compliance with CLIA/CAP/NY laboratory regulations
  • Evaluates all necessary steps when performing a test, recognizes problems and implements the necessary troubleshooting measures, or consults with supervisor or director to learn or expand on clinical protocol knowledge base
  • Mentors and trains less experienced Researchers in protocols or procedures
  • Participates in continuing education programs
  • Other related duties as assigned
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree (B.A or B.S.) in a scientific discipline or medical technology
  • Experience: Minimum of 2 years’ clinical experience, OR completion of a laboratory training program and 1 year of related experience
  • Extensive knowledge of basic research skills and sample management systems

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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