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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Location/Affiliates: The Mount Sinai Hospital
Department: 859 - Psychiatry
Requisition Number: PD14-1612556
Post doctoral research worker participates in the analysis and interpretation of existing data, and in data management and data analysis of new data that explore risk factors and treatment for individuals with mental disorders. It is the post doc's responsibility to work independently and to ensure high quality of data analysis, data integration and report writing.
S/he must possess experience in cross sectional and longitudinal data analysis, study design, research methods, and data integration and interpretation.
Conduct data analysis of existing databases.
Meet regularly with head of lab to review current analysis status, scientific issues, and to communicate results.
Prepare draft manuscripts describing the results of data analyses.
Participate in lab meetings and departmental and institutional seminars.
Participate in grant planning meetings, and contribute to grant preparation, including literature review and preliminary data analysis.
Performs other related duties
MD or PhD
2-3 years professional experience ideal
2-3 years in research with existing databases
MS Office - intermediate
SPSS or SAS or R or STATA - intermediate
Attention to detail
Professionalism to establish/maintain interdepartmental relationships
Ability to handle difficult personnel situations with skill and tact.
Ability to prioritize multiple projects.
Excellent organizational skills
Ability to use discretion in dealing with confidential information.
Must have excellent communication skills and an ability to work in collaboration with a diverse group of people.
Mount Sinai Medical Center 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. Mount Sinai Medical Center--An EEO/AA-D/V Employer.