Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Position: Visiting postdoctoral fellowship in environmental exposure assessment, epidemiology, environmental medicine, public health, or related fields
Employment Type: Full Time, 4-months Start Date: Spring 2020
Job Description: We seek candidates who have completed doctoral training in environmental epidemiology, public health or related fields to participate in research focusing on the metabolic effects of exposure to environmental chemicals linked to NIH-funded projects (e.g., R21ES029328). Candidate’s main responsibilities include the conduct of statistical data analysis, and first author /co-author responsibility for the preparation of manuscripts and other scientific reports.
Training opportunities: Candidate will work with an experienced, dedicated mentor in a stimulating and supportive research environment. The postdoctoral fellow will receive:
· Mentorship and training in environmental health sciences
· Mentorship in career development
· Formal and informal training in writing scientific papers and grant proposals
· Opportunity to mentor and teach master’s degree students
· Opportunities to attend and present at Departmental seminars and professional conferences will be provided.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion 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 healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have 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 hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai 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.