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 recognized for its multi-disciplinary
programs in epidemiologic and prevention research.
We are expanding our team at the faculty and post-doctoral
levels to advance new research initiatives on the
epidemiology of diabetes and cardiometabolic disease.
Building upon major NIH-initiated cohort studies and
clinical trials, our areas of research focus include
inflammatory and immunologic determinants of
cardiovascular disease (CVD) including myocardial
infarction and stroke; genetic epidemiology studies among
multiethnic populations; nutritional epidemiology; and
multi-omics research (genomics, transcriptomics,
epigenetics, metabolomics). Projects include large cohort
studies and collaborations: Hispanic Community Health
Study/Study of Latinos/SOL; Women's Interagency HIV Study/WIHS;
Nurses' Health Study; Health Professionals Follow-up
Study; Cohorts for Heart and Aging Research in Genomic
Epidemiology consortium/CHARGE, NIH Trans-Omics for
Precision Medicine Program/TOPMed.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal
Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity, national origin, age,
protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic
Seeking junior or senior level applicants who will
maintain an independent NIH-funded research portfolio, and
teach medical and graduate students. Successful applicants
will have a history of high productivity. The position
comes with a generous start-up package. Rank will be
commensurate with experience.
Seeking highly-motivated applicants with outstanding
training in epidemiology, genetics, and/or bioinformatics.
While diabetes and CVD are the main focus of our group,
individuals with interests in related conditions and risk
factors are welcome to apply.
CV, cover letter and list of references to:
Dr. Robert C Kaplan, Professor of Epidemiology and
Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine,
1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx NY 10461. email:
Applications will be accepted on a continuing basis until
the position is filled.