Postdoctoral Studies

About Us

The Belfer Institute serves as a resource to current and prospective postdoctoral fellows, faculty members and administrators for any and all issues related to postdoctoral researchers. These include, but are not limited to: 

  • organizing all educational and social programs and activities sponsored by the Belfer Institute;
  • overseeing postdoctoral policies with regard to hiring, appointments and terminations;
  • monitoring postdoctoral salaries and anniversary increments;
  • overseeing the management of postdoctoral housing at Einstein, including the assignment of incoming postdoctoral fellows to available housing slots;
  • mediation of problems involving work-related issues between faculty and postdoctoral fellows;
  • notifying current and potential postdoctoral fellows of job opportunities.



The Leadership of the Belfer Institute includes:

backerAnne R. Bresnick, Ph.D.
Department of Biochemistry

Mary Anne Mary Anne Clifford


The Belfer Institute Advisory Committee

Anne R. Bresnick, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry
Director, Belfer Institute for Advanced Biomedical Studies 

Jonathan M. Backer, M.D.
Professor, Department of Molecular Pharmacology 

Teresa V. Bowman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Departments of Developmental & Molecular Biology, and of Medicine, Division of Oncology  

Michael D. Brenowitz, Ph.D.
Professor, Department of Biochemistry  

Libusha Kelly, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor, Departments of Systems & Computational Biology, and of Microbiology & Immunology 

Steven A. Porcelli, M.D.
Professor, Departments of Microbiology & Immunology and of Medicine; Division of Rheumatology 

David C. Spray, Ph.D.
Professor, Dominick P. Purpura Department of Neuroscience 

B. Hilda Ye, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Cell Biology 

Contact Us

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Jack and Pearl Resnick Campus
Bronx, NY 10461, USA

Phone: 718.430.3191
Fax: 718.430.3198
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