Applications invited for Neuroscience research fellowships at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. These fellowships provide an exceptional opportunity for M.D.s to engage in full time research for twelve months under the guidance of leading experts in the field of neuroscience. Annual salary depends on years of training. Possibility of renewal for a second year on a competitive basis.
Application procedure: Applicants should identify and secure the support of one or more potential mentors from the neuroscience and psychiatry faculty at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. The list of faculty with primary and secondary appointments in the Neuroscience department may be found at http://www.einstein.yu.edu/departments/neuroscience/faculty/.
Two letters of recommendation, a two page description of career goals and plans for the fellowship, and a letter of support from the potential neuroscience faculty mentor(s) should be sent to Dr. Donald S. Faber, Department of Neuroscience, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1410 Pelham Parkway South, Bronx, NY 10461, by January 27, 2014. The successful applicants will be notified by April 15, 2014.
Requirements: Applicants who are US citizens or permanent residents, have passed USMLE Steps I, II, and III, ECFMG if applicable. Medical Transcript, CV, two-page description of career goals and plans for the fellowship, Medical School Diploma, License, NPI #, three letters of recommendation, one of which is from the potential mentor, one from previous training director, and CPR Training Card. Preference would be given to applicants with prior research experience, and those who foresee a significant research component in their career.