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Principal Investigator/Research Scientist
The Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York (Tisch MSRCNY) has an exciting career opportunity for a principal investigator position at the research associate or assistant research scientist level, depending on experience. Applicants should demonstrate their capabilities to lead an independent research project with relevance to multiple sclerosis (MS). Research topics may include, but are not limited to, the following:
Successful candidate will be expected to train and supervise research assistants and will have opportunities to collaborate with other Tisch MSRCNY scientists. The position is fully funded for 3 years, with opportunity for extension.
The Tisch MSRCNY is an independent research center dedicated to finding the cause of and a cure for multiple sclerosis. Under the direction of Saud A. Sadiq, MD, FAAN, Tisch MSRCNY provides a multi-disciplinary, collaborative environment to enable both basic and translational MS research (www.tischms.org). Our close affiliation with the International MS Management Practice (IMSMP) fosters interactions between scientists and clinicians and enables advancement of clinical studies. Current specific areas of investigation include (1) viral etiology of MS with focus on Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) and effects of SARS-CoV-2, (2) understanding mechanisms of disease progression using novel experimental models, (3) repair and regeneration strategies, including stem cells, (4) biomarker discovery and validation, and (5) translational research trials.
Tisch MSRCNY offers a very competitive salary and benefits in a pleasant and professional work environment. To apply, please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and names of three references to email@example.com Please indicate "Assistant Research Scientist application" in the subject line of the email.
Research Assistant Position: Research Assistant positions will be available at the Tisch Multiple Sclerosis Research Center of New York (Tisch MSRCNY) starting the summer of 2024. Tisch MSRCNY is an independent research center in New York City under the direction of Saud A. Sadiq, MD. The mission of Tisch MSRCNY is to find the cause and cure for multiple sclerosis through a multidisciplinary approach incorporating the fields of immunology, molecular biology, stem cell biology, neuroscience, and clinical translational research. The Tisch MSRCNY is closely affiliated with the International Multiple Sclerosis Management Practice, creating a unique environment designed to accelerate the pace of scientific discovery. Please visit our website for more information www.tischms.org.
Open positions include (1) Laboratory Research Assistant (6 positions available) and (2) Clinical Research Assistant (1 position available). Ideal candidates for this educational opportunity are students who have recently completed their undergraduate education and seek a rewarding experience in a biomedical research program before attending graduate or medical school. Research Assistants work under the direct supervision of a principal investigator.
Research Assistant responsibilities include:
Clinical Research Assistant responsibilities include:
All research positions are full-time and in-person, not remote. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package. If interested, please send a cover letter, CV (must include your GPA), and the names of three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify “Research Assistant Application” in the subject line.