August 9, 2017 | Job Opportunities

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POSITION: Program Coordinator

ORGANIZATION:  Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

POSTING DATE: August 7, 2017

SUMMARY: The Program Coordinator will perform administrative functions to support research education initiatives for the Department of Radiology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai under the supervision of Dr. Bachir Taouli. The Program Coordinator will be responsible for organizing the enterprise in clinical research and will serve as a resource for cross-functional projects among the researchers, fellows and faculty.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support, plan and coordinate research education activities for respective departments.
  • Schedule and organize seminars, courses, symposiums and specialized projects.
  • Regularly update the Department of Radiology with Program Announcements and other funding related opportunities.
  • Coordinate internal program goals and initiatives under the guidance of Manager and Director.
  • Implement grant related outreach activities and assist in grant preparation.
  • Perform administrative functions and clerical support tasks.
  • Manage project timelines and deadline compliance.
  • Ensure that guidelines and regulations associated with programs are adhered to.
  • Develop and adapt existing tools, modules, and materials to promote research education.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Proven experience as administrative coordinator or relevant position.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent time management, attention to detail, organizational skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with physicians, staff and external organizations.
  • Bachelor’s degree required.

Ideal candidates will possess at least 2 years of experience as an administrative assistant with at least 1 year of experience coordinating in a department or office.

HOW TO APPLY:  Please contact/send resumes/CVs directly to Courtney.Mahr@mountsinai.org.

Courtney Mahr, MPH, CHES

Clinical Research Manager

Manager of Cancer Imaging Core and Body/MRI group

Translational and Molecular Imaging Institute

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

1470 Madison Avenue

New York, NY 10029

(212) 824-8475

 

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POSITION: Visiting position at Hofstra

ORGANIZATION:  Hofstra University

POSTING DATE: August 9, 2017

SUMMARY: Hofstra University’s Department of Health Professions in the School of Health Professions and Human Services seeks qualified applicants for a Special Visiting Assistant Professor faculty position for the Spring 2018 semester (January 29-May 30, 2018). The successful candidate will teach 9 credits of Biostatistics and Epidemiology to students in the generalist Master of Public Health program. In addition, they will engage in scholarship and service for committee and department assignments alongside a multidisciplinary faculty and a diverse student body with a deep commitment to enhancing social justice.

Candidates must hold an EdD, PhD, or DrPH by December 30, 2017, in Epidemiology, Biostatistics or a closely related public health discipline. Doctoral candidates in the dissertation phase will also be considered. Preference will be given to candidates with an established record or demonstrated potential for teaching excellence, collaborative scholarly activity, mentoring students, and working with local healthcare and community groups.

Hofstra’s MPH Program prepares students for careers as scholar-advocates. We place a high priority on community collaboration, interdisciplinary problem-solving, skill application, critical thinking, and teaching students to be good users and doers of research. Our program is enhanced by the community in which we are located. Nassau County is one of the country’s first suburbs and one of the most culturally, ethnically, and racially diverse communities in the nation. Nassau County is also home to one of the largest health care systems in the United States, Northwell Health. Our program draws on the extensive expertise and resources of Northwell Health, providing an unparalleled training ground for our students. To learn more please visit: hofstra.edu/publichealth

The School of Health Professions and Human Services is Hofstra’s home to four flourishing departments: Health Professions; Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences; and Counseling and Mental Health Professions. The Department of Health Professions has over 400 undergraduate students and over 200 graduate students in its MPH, Master of Health Administration, Occupational Therapy, and Sports Science programs.

Hofstra University is the largest private liberal arts institution on Long Island, NY. It is located 25 miles east of Manhattan and includes the following schools: Hofstra College of Liberal Arts and Sciences: Peter S. Kalikow School of Government, Public Policy and International Affairs; School of Education; School of Humanities, Fine and Performing Arts; and School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics; Frank G. Zarb School of Business; Fred DeMatteis School of Engineering and Applied Science; Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine; Hofstra Northwell School of Graduate Nursing and Physician Assistant Studies; The Lawrence Herbert School of Communication; School of Health Professions and Human Services; Maurice A. Deane School of Law; and Honors College. There are about 500 full-time faculty members, approximately 6,900 full-time and part-time undergraduates, 3,100 graduate students, 800 law students, and 400 medical students. For more information about the University, please visit hofstra.edu

HOW TO APPLY:  To apply, send a letter of interest (including a statement addressing past and/or potential contributions to diversity through teaching, research, professional activity, and/or service), curriculum vitae, sample published or publish-ready paper, teaching evaluations (if applicable), and contact information for three references that can speak about teaching, research and service accomplishments via email to Dr. Anthony Santella; MPH Program Director at Anthony.Santella@hofstra.edu. Applications will be reviewed until the position is filled.