Postdoctoral Studies

The Einstein Postdoctoral Individual Development Plan

Job Title:

Postdoctoral Position - Life Style Factors, Diabetes and Cardiometabolic Diseases

Job Description:

The Department of Epidemiology and Population Health at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine is expanding our team, at the postdoctoral level, to advance new research initiatives on the epidemiology of physical activity and cardiometabolic disease. Einstein is a leading biomedical institution, located in New York City, with a strong commitment to excellence in research.  The Department of Epidemiology and Population Health is well recognizerd for its multi-disciplinary programs in epidemiologic and prevention research.

Building upon major NIH-initiated cohort studies and clinical trials, our areas of research focus include inflammatory determinants of cardiometabolic disease among multiethnic populations; nutritional epidemiology; and multi-omics research (genomics, transcriptomics, epigenetics, metabolomics).  Projects include large and small cohort studies and collaborations:  Hispanic Community Health Stuidy/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL); Women's Health Initiative (WHI); Multicultural Healthy Diet Study to Reduce Cognitive Decline & Alzheimer's Disease Risk (MHD). 

We are seeking a highly motivated applicant with outstanding training in epidemiology of lifestyle factors, specifically physical activity and nutrition.  While cardiometabolic disease, nutrition and physical activity are the main focus of this position, individuals with interests in related conditions and risk factors are welcome to apply.  Experience in analysis of accelerometry data is a plus.

Send CV, cover letter and list of references to: 
Samara Wallace-Noyola, MA, MBA
Program Director, Hispanic Community Health Study
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1300 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461
email:  samara.wallace-noyola@einstein.yu.edu

Applications will be accepted on a continuing basis until the position is filled.

Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an equal opportunity employer commited to workforce diversity.

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