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Job Title: Postdoctoral research fellow
Job Number:
Organization: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Posted: 12/19/2018
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Epidemiology
Industry: Academic Institutions
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Bronx,  NY    USA
Compensation: negotiable
Position Description: The Department of Epidemiology is looking for a postdoctoral research fellow to collaborate in population based studies of cardiovascular disease and diabetes, neurocognitive functioning, social determinants of health, and childhood cardiometabolic risk. Emphasis of the program is in integrating biological, psychological, social, and cultural factors in analysis using data from our existing cohorts. The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will work closely with Dr. Carmen Isasi, Associate Professor of Epidemiology and Population Health and co-Principal Investigator of the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL), as well as with other HCHS/SOL Investigators. Responsibilities Develop new innovative scientific hypotheses and research questions to be addressed using the HCHS/SOL study as well as other projects based in the Depart of Epidemiology and Population Health. The Postdoctoral Fellow will have primary responsibility for developing innovative ideas for manuscripts and data analyses in HCHS/SOL and other study cohorts with support and advice form the Principal Investigator, other co- investigators and biostatisticians. The Postdoctoral Research Fellow will conduct statistical analyses in collaboration with faculty, biostatisticians and staff-level data analyses. Attend conferences to present study results and to meet with collaborators at other study sites.

Qualifications: Experience and Educational Background: PhD or DrPH in Epidemiology or related health field required Experience with data analyses and writing manuscripts required

Skill and competencies Excellent oral and written communication skills Data Analysis and statistical skills Knowledge of epidemiological research methods and biostatistics Ability to work independently on ideas for data analyses, manuscripts and grants (with input and mentoring for faculty).

Organization Description:

Closing Date: 3/19/2019
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Vanessa Sessoms,  Postdoctoral research fellow
Contact Location: 1300 Morris Park Avenue
Belfer Building, Room 1306
Bronx   NY  10461
United States
Contact Location: 1300 Morris Park Avenue
  Belfer Building, Room 1306
  Bronx   NY  10461
  United States
Contact Phone: 718-430-2640 
Contact Fax: 718-839-7977
Contact Email: vanessa.sessoms@einstein.yu.edu
Web Address:
How to Apply: Interested individuals should send a CV and a brief summary of research interests to Dr. Isasi (carmen.isasi@einstein.yu.edu).

Additional Information: Women and Underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Web Site Delete Date: 3/19/2019