Positions Available

 

The Ma’ayan Laboratory conducts multi-disciplinary NIH funded research that utilizes Big Data analytics to develop better understanding about drug action in human cells, build molecular regulatory networks from high-content genome-wide data, and predict optimized therapeutics for individual patients across several complex diseases.

Summer Research Trainee, Biomedical Big Data Science

Posted December 2019

Accepting applications for 2020!

The Ma’ayan Laboratory’s Summer Research Training Program in Biomedical Big Data Science is a research intensive ten-week training program for undergraduate and graduate students interested in participating in cutting edge research projects aimed at solving data-intensive biomedical problems. Summer fellows training in our lab conduct faculty-mentored independent research projects in the following areas: data harmonization, machine learning, cloud computing and dynamic data visualization. 2020 Program Flyer

Postdoctoral Fellow, Big Data Science and Computational Systems Biology

Posted December 2019

A full-time postdoctoral position is available in the Ma’ayan Laboratory of Computational Systems Biology and the Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York.

What you’ll do:

The successful candidate will collaborate with an interdisciplinary team to develop tools and algorithms for the analysis, integration, and visualization of large scale biological omics datasets. The datasets include genomics, transcriptomics, epigenomics, proteomics, and metabolomics. In addition, the position involves the application of machine learning, including deep learning, to mining electronic medical records and combining such data with omics datasets.

What you’ll bring:

Candidates are required to have a recent PhD in Biomedical Science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Biostatistics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, and relevant experience with applications to biology.

    • Experience with machine learning, multithread programming, and cloud computing
    • Experience developing and deploying web-based and mobile apps
    • Experience with bioinformatics research projects
    • Knowledge of Python, R, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, MongoDB, MySQL, Docker

To apply, please e-mail your CV, research statement, and the names and contact information of three references to: sherry.jenkins@mssm.edu

Data Scientist – Bioinformatics Web Developer II

Posted December 2019

A full-time position is available in the Ma’ayan Laboratory of Computational Systems Biology and the Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York.

What you’ll do:

The successful candidate will collaborate with an interdisciplinary team on projects related to bioinformatics, big data science, and systems biology including developing, implementing, documenting and maintaining web-based software applications used by the larger scientific community. You will work on various aspects of research and infrastructure projects. Your work will include:

  • Developing novel dynamic data visualizations
  • Applying machine learning to identify patterns in large and complex datasets
  • Harmonizing and abstracting data from a variety of sources
  • Developing novel statistical mining strategies and algorithms
  • Developing websites, databases, APIs and other data exchange protocols

What you’ll bring:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering or Biological Sciences and a strong interest in working on data-intensive biomedical problems.
  • Experience with machine learning, multithread programming, and cloud computing
  • Experience developing and deploying web-based and mobile apps
  • Experience with bioinformatics research projects
  • Knowledge of Python, R, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, MongoDB, MySQL, Docker

To apply, please e-mail your CV, research statement, and the names and contact information of three references to: sherry.jenkins@mssm.edu

Data Scientist – Bioinformatics Web Developer I

Posted December 2019

A full-time position is available in the Ma’ayan Laboratory of Computational Systems Biology and the Mount Sinai Center for Bioinformatics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York.

What you’ll do:

The successful candidate will collaborate with an interdisciplinary team on projects related to bioinformatics, big data science, and systems biology including developing, implementing, documenting and maintaining web-based software applications used by the larger scientific community. You will work on various aspects of research and infrastructure projects. Your work will include:

  • Developing novel dynamic data visualizations
  • Applying machine learning to identify patterns in large and complex datasets
  • Harmonizing and abstracting data from a variety of sources
  • Developing novel statistical mining strategies and algorithms
  • Developing websites, databases, APIs and other data exchange protocols

What you’ll bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Informatics, Mathematics, Statistics, Physics, Engineering, or Biological Sciences and a strong interest in working on data-intensive biomedical problems.
  • Experience with machine learning, multithread programming, and cloud computing
  • Experience developing and deploying web-based and mobile apps
  • Experience with bioinformatics research projects
  • Knowledge of Python, R, Java, JavaScript, Node.js, MongoDB, MySQL, Docker
  • Knowledge of molecular and cell biology

To apply, please e-mail your CV, research statement, and the names and contact information of three references to: sherry.jenkins@mssm.edu

Current Graduate Students

Posted December 2019

If you are interested in joining the lab as a graduate student, please email Dr. Ma’ayan at avi.maayan@mssm.edu. The Ma’ayan Laboratory accepts rotation students from all Multidisciplinary Training Areas (MTAs) within the ISMMS Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Prospective Graduate Students

Posted December 2019

Prospective graduate students should apply to one of the programs at the ISMMS Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences.

Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We recognize the power and importance of a diverse employee population and strongly encourage applicants with various experiences and backgrounds. Mount Sinai Health System – An EEO/AA-D/V Employer