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Full/Part Time: Full Time
Department: 811 - Health Policy
Requisition Number: PD14-1651666
The Department of Health Evidence and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City seeks applications for a Postdoctoral Fellowship. The fellow would have an opportunity to become an integral part of a federally funded community-based participatory research project related to prevention of diabetes. This full-time position offers a unique experience working collaboratively with academics, community members and leaders on research that blends rigorous research with substantive community input and leadership. There will also be ample opportunity to publish findings and present at academic conferences.
We seek someone with a Dr.Ph. or Ph.D. in health psychology, applied behavioral science, epidemiology or public health and who has experience with a variety of quantitative research methodologies, including experimental design and analysis and program evaluation. Additional requisite academic skills include literature review and synthesis, strong writing skills and the ability to communicate research findings to audiences with a wide range of backgrounds. Individuals should be knowledgeable of social media and technology for public health and have a strong focus on collaborative research and health disparities, and a commitment to working in a multicultural community.
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.