Postdoctoral Fellow, Cancer Disparities Research at Mount Sinai, Office of Community Outreach and Equity Research, The Tisch Cancer Institute – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Postdoctoral Fellow, Cancer Disparities Research at Mount Sinai, Office of Community Outreach and Equity Research, The Tisch Cancer Institute – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY

Posting Date: 02/12/2020


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Postdoctoral Fellow

CANCER DISPARITIES RESEARCH AT MOUNT SINAI

Office of Community Outreach and Equity Research

The Tisch Cancer Institute – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

The Office of Community Outreach and Equity Research (COE) at the Tisch Cancer Institute (TCI) of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is seeking a highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to work on cancer disparities, risk factors and community research.

We are located at the crossroads of some of New York City’s (NYC) wealthiest and poorest neighborhoods. Our community includes residents from Central Harlem (CH), East Harlem (EH), the Upper East Side (UES) and the rescue and recovery workers of the World Trade Center (WTC). These communities represent the epitome of cancer disparities and the challenges our nation faces in equalizing them.

Starting date: Immediately Required qualifications

  1. PhD (epidemiology, public health, behavioral sciences)
  2. Community research
  3. Expertise in data management and analysis of large population databases
  4. Geospatial mapping
  5. Ability to work independently and in a collaborative team
  6. Advanced level writing
  7. Bi-lingual, Spanish/English is preferred

Desired experience:

  1. Grant applications
  2. Examples of issues addressed in disparities
  3. At least 2 years of experience

Mount Sinai offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package. All interested applicants are invited to send their curriculum vitae and letter of interest to Rhaisili Rosario (rhaisili.rosario@mssm.edu) and include the following documents: Curriculum vitae, contact information of three recommenders, a statement of research accomplishments and future research plans.

Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds.



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For additional information regarding cancer research at Mount Sinai, please visit our web sites:

http://icahn.mssm.edu/research/tisch, http://icahn.mssm.edu/research/tisch/research/prevention-control



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