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Full-time, Paid, Research Associate, Cancer

November 19, 2020

Posted
Thurs., Oct. 8

Position Description
The Thyroid, Head, and Neck Center Foundation seeks a research associate to collaborate with an interdisciplinary group of physicians and researchers affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center to conduct and publish clinical research.

Responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with an interdisciplinary group of physicians and researchers affiliated with Mount Sinai Medical Center to conduct and publish clinical research.
  • Assisting with the development of an educational website for patients and their families.
  • Assisting with the 30 Stories in 30 Days awareness campaign.
  • Assisting with a weekly virtual journal club.
  • Observing thyroid and head and neck surgery in the operating room.

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • A robust scientific background and excellent writing abilities a plus
  • Previous experience in a clinical environment a plus

Time Commitment
Full-time, with 1 year commitment

Compensation
TBD

Apply
To apply, please submit a cover letter (addressed to Dr. Urken) and an updated CV (including GPA) through the application portal on the THANC Foundation website. Additionally, please have two letters of recommendation sent to recruitment@thancfoundation.org. Recommenders should email their letters directly. Please note that all letters should include letterhead and the recommender’s signature.

The application deadline is February 1st, 2021, but priority will be given to early applicants. Interviews will begin in late February and will be offered on a rolling basis. If selected for an interview, you will be required to complete a writing assignment.