Available Positions Outside NYULMC

Information Updated as of 07/09/2014

Acsel Health currently has two openings available.  Click here to learn more about the two positions. 

Information Updated as of 07/07/2014


Sanofi, an integrated global healthcare leader, discovers, develops and distributes therapeutic solutions focused on patients' needs. Sanofi has core strengths in the field of healthcare with seven growth platforms: diabetes solutions, human vaccines, innovative drugs, consumer healthcare, emerging markets, animal health and the new Genzyme.

Sanofi US
At Sanofi US, we are committed to the growth of our people, connected in purpose by career, life and health. Headquartered in Bridgewater, NJ, Sanofi US is part of a leading global healthcare company that is dedicated to improving health and driving back disease by making innovative medicines accessible to people around the world.

Our extensive research and development efforts encompass a wide range of therapeutic areas that are in line with public health issues, trends and the most pressing health needs.

Sanofi US, along with the other US affiliates, Genzyme, Sanofi Pasteur, Merial and Chattem, employs more than 17,000 people across the country.

Job Responsibilities/Department Description:
We seek a highly motivated post-doctoral scientist to take parts in projects aiming to work in cancer immunotherapy. The ideal candidate will play a crucial role in the identification of new immune-modulating strategies and targets, as well as delineating and validating their mechanisms of cancer immune modulation. The ideal candidate should thrive in a competitive environment and is expected to work toward at least one high impact paper describing their work.

Basic Qualifications:
Doctoral degree in disciplines relevant to biological science with focus in immunology, with 0-3 years of postdoctoral experiences.

Preferred Qualifications:
Highly motivated individual with good communication skill and proven excellent command with commonly used laboratory techniques and animal handling for immunological studies. Familiarity with fundamental bioinformatics analysis is a plus. High quality publications from graduate studies are required.

Job : Lab Activities & Technical Development
Primary Location : United States-Massachusetts-Cambridge

Job Posting : Jul 1, 2014, 4:49:18 PM

Shift : Day Job
Job Type : Regular
Employee Status : Fixed Term / Limited Term

Click here for more information and to apply 

Information Updated as of 07/02/2014

Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center 

MSKCC is seeking an Administrator for the Office of Career Services to develop, coordinate, implement and evaluate career and professional development services and activities for postdoctoral researchers and graduate students. Services will include individual career coaching, resume/CV critiquing, developing interview and networking skills, sourcing job opportunities, and organizing venues for trainees to be exposed to different career paths. The Administrator will develop and maintain resources, including a career development Calendar of Events, a Career Office web page, a database of career/professional development contacts, a job board for trainees who are on the job market and a trainee alumni database.

The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of providing career services in an academic setting. He/she will have thorough knowledge of academic and non-academic career paths, a strong network of contacts in a variety of industries, keen insight and comprehensive knowledge of job search methodologies, superior project management skills, experience organizing large events, outstanding communication and presentation skills, mature judgment and the ability to function flexibly. MA or PhD is preferred.

Please forward Curriculum Vitae to MSKCC's Office of Postdoctoral Affairs at opa@mskcc.org. 

Information updated as of 6/19/2014

CBPartners, Analyst / Senior Analyst / Associate - New York City, San Francisco

INDUSTRY: Consulting - Biopharmaceuticals

CBPartners is recruiting individuals with strong scientific and medical writing backgrounds to help support our Value Demonstration practice within the firm. Engagements are highly diverse in nature, and can include identifying clinical value drivers within therapeutic areas, and perception of clinical value for products under development, among many other commercially-oriented analyses.

Key responsibilities will include:
*Performing fundamental secondary research, including pragmatic and systematic literature reviews, across several therapeutic areas
*Managing collection of internal and external data sources
*Writing global value dossiers, scientific abstracts, and manuscripts
*Analysing and synthesising key findings into client deliverables, including PowerPoint presentations, Excel-based dashboards, models and databases, and Word communication documents
*Supporting engagement teams to provide guidance to clients


*Advanced degree (Ph.D. or MD) with a life sciences specialisation
*Proven experience in the written communication of complex concepts to a wide variety of audiences
*Ability to distill large volumes of information into relevant and argument-supportive findings is crucial
*Although no prior consulting experience is necessary, candidates with a consulting or medical writing background will be strongly preferred
*Attention to detail and the ability to learn quickly are must-have skills; Senior Analyst and Associate levels require commercial experience
**Immediate availability is strongly preferred**


CBPartners is a global consultancy committed to providing unparalleled strategic support to pharmaceutical companies, biopharmaceutical companies, medical device companies, and government health authorities. The firm has five practice areas:

Pricing & Market Access
Value Demonstration
Portfolio Optimisation
Commercial Planning
Government Policy Advisory

The firm is headquartered in New York City, with European regional headquarters in London; Asian regional headquarters in Shanghai; and, West Coast USA regional headquarters in San Francisco.

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Information updated as of 6/05/2014

iBiology is Hiring!

iBiology is seeking a full-time Associate Director who will be involved in overseeing the production of science videos and engaging in communication/outreach with the scientific and educational communities. The Associate Director's responsibilities include:
Working closely with the Director on video production pipelines, including identifying seminar topics, working with speakers, and creating educational materials to accompany talks
Developing and executing strategies to disseminate information on iBiology talks for academic and non-academic audiences worldwide
Developing and maintaining a network of iBiology volunteers, including iBiology's international volunteer program
Writing about iBiology in blogs and newsletters, and maintaining a social media presence
Qualifications and Experience:

Ph.D. in the biological sciences (or equivalent)

Experience and/or demonstrated passion for science communication and education
Superb presentation and written communication skills; ability to be creative and engaging in written communication
Proven relationship-building skills with people from various backgrounds and cultural landscapes
An enthusiastic and positive team player with strong interpersonal skills who is able to work well in a small team
Well organized, detailed oriented and able to prioritize and execute multiple projects simultaneously
Interest and/or experience with international scientific communities
Additional Information:

Job location: San Francisco, California

Grant-funded staff position with American Society for Cell Biology, including salary and benefits commensurate with experience. EOE.

Please send a cover letter and resume to ibiologyjob@ascb.org

Information updated as of 05/29/2014

Rockefeller has created a new position within the Dean's Office to assist graduate students and postdocs with career and professional development. The position requires a PhD and postdoctoral experience, and the job description is attached. Please feel free to forward it to individuals at your institutions who you think may be interested. Applicants should apply online at http://www.rockefeller.edu/hr/jobs.  Click here to view the position.

Information updated as of 05/28/2014 

Position Type: Cancer and miR Biology Postdoctoral Position At Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, PA

Position Title: Postdoctoral Fellow

Position Description: The Simone Laboratory in the Radiation Oncology Department at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA is seeking an outstanding post-doctoral fellow to work in the area of cancer and radiation biology. Our laboratory has 2 main focuses: 1) how stressors such as radiation effect microRNA using a knock out mouse generated in our laboratory and, 2) using dietary alteration to enhance radiation. Our work is funded for hormonally responsive cancers such as breast and prostate and we are working with both in vitro and in vivo models. In addition, from the pre-clinical data generated in the Simone Laboratory, we have now opened a clinical trial with breast cancer patients which allows for the laboratory to evaluate translational endpoints of our basic science research.
Experience Required: The candidate must be highly motivated, independent and interested in our projects. The candidate must have PhD in molecular biology, cell biology or a cancer related field. Although not absolutely necessary, the ideal candidate will preferably have some experience with caloric restriction, epigenetics, microRNA or radiation biology. Expertise in microarray analysis, RT-PCR, ChIP, cloning, mouse husbandry, in vivo tumor experiments are also a plus. The successful candidate will of course have mentoring so that career goals can be achieved, but must be able to independently generate hypotheses, design experiments to test the hypothesis, performs routine and more difficult procedures, analyze data and coherently present results in the form of presentations, abstracts, manuscripts and the basis for grant writing, preparation and submission. In addition, qualified candidates should have strong verbal and written communication skills, and a demonstrated record of scientific achievement through peer-reviewed publications. Successful, well-motivated candidates will join a highly interactive, interdisciplinary team of researchers with diverse backgrounds and expertise in a collaborative scientific environment. Preference will be given to individuals with these skill sets who are now completing their thesis work and have at least one high-impact publication.
Additional Information: Please send a cover letter, curriculum vitae with full bibliography and a statement of research interests to: Nicole Simone, MD; Department of Radiation Oncology, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital; 


Candidates may be U.S. citizens, resident aliens, or nonresident aliens. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer that values and fosters diversity throughout the entire organization.
Employer Name: Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Position Location: Philadelphia, PA

Application Deadline Date: 7/22/14

Lisa M. Kozlowski, Ph.D.
Associate Dean for Postdoctoral Affairs and Recruitment
Jefferson Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Thomas Jefferson University
M-46 1020 Locust Street
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Phone: 215-503-5750
Fax: 215-503-6690
Email: lisa.kozlowski@jefferson.edu
Website: http://www.jefferson.edu/university/biomedical_sciences/postdoctoral-affairs.html
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Information Updated as of 05/14/2014 

Job Title: Equity Research Associate-Biotech

Dept: Research (New York)

Reference Code: 14-85

William Blair & Company is a global investment banking and asset management firm. We are committed to building enduring relationships with our clients and providing expertise and solutions to meet their evolving needs. An independent and employee-owned firm, William Blair is based in Chicago, with offices in 13 cities across five continents. For more information, please visit williamblair.com.

We are looking for a New York based Research Associate to join our Healthcare team supporting our sell-side Biotech analyst.


-Conduct research, build and/or update financial models and other statistical data for use in the formulation of security analysis, and prepare internal and external written reports, notes, and other documents to communicate investment ideas, research, news events and opinions regarding security analysis.

-Make field trips, interview company executives, prepare records and files to develop and maintain sources of information to assist in analysis activities.

-Answer inquiries from customers, personnel of the firm and the general public regarding individual securities or industry groups.

-Identify and formulate new investment ideas, and issue opinions and recommendations to clients on securities and companies in one or more industry groups targeted to follow, in order to generate new business activity.
-Participate in other projects as requested by management.


· M.D. or Ph.D. in biology or chemistry strongly preferred

· Minimum of 1-2 years related work experience

· Strong writing skills required

· Strong conceptual and critical thinking skills

· Strong accounting and financial statement analysis skills

· Capable of building computer generated financial models

-Delivers clear, effective verbal and written communication and takes responsibility for understanding others

-Proficient in Internet searches and Microsoft Office products

-Practical and capable of simplifying and summarizing complex information

-Commits to satisfying internal and external customers

-Series 7, 63, 86 and 87 must be obtained in first 6 months

As a William Blair & Company associate, you'll enjoy Medical, Dental, Life and AD&D Insurance, along with a generous profit sharing program that includes a 401K plan in addition to a firm contribution. We also offer three weeks of vacation, flexible spending accounts, a business casual dress code, discounted commissions on trades, and discounts at restaurants, museums, parks and retailers.

William Blair & Company, L.L.C. is an equal opportunity employer. It complies with all laws and regulations that prohibit discrimination in employment practice because of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, marital status, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, unfavorable discharge from the military service or on the basis of a physical or mental disability that is unrelated to the employee's ability to perform the duties of the job.

EOE m/f/d/v

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Information updated on 05/08/2014

The Office of Device Evaluation, CDRH/FDA is currently hiring two microbiologists.

Job Description:

The Medical Microbiologist will primarily provide review and consultation assistance in device evaluation, adverse device event evaluation, evaluate methods, including bench testing and clinical studies as well as compliance issues covering a broad range of microbiological issues such as antimicrobial effectiveness, quantitative testing, microbial recovery procedures, and evaluating the claims for medical devices with added antimicrobials. The new Medical Microbiologist will be involved in efforts to evaluate novel medical devices, and develop consensus standards for disinfection and sterilization. In addition, the Medical Microbiologist will review medical device submissions and recommend actions as per his/her area of expertise pertaining to infection control devices. Areas of activity will include the Medical Countermeasures program with a particular focus on respiratory protection devices, emergency preparedness especially pandemic influenza, devices with added antimicrobial agents and the DHHS initiative to reduce healthcare-associated infections. The new Medical Microbiologist will join ongoing efforts to address public health issues related to medical device reprocessing and to work both within center and inter center Government Agencies to improve device reprocessing activities in healthcare.

I do not believe that the jobs have been posted yet and they need to fill these positions really soon.

Contact me (Sackler alum) for further information.

Thank you,

Cesar A. Perez, Ph.D.
LCDR, U.S. Public Health Service
Senior Regulatory Operations Officer
Abdominal and Surgical Device Branch
Division of Manufacturing and Quality
Office of Compliance
Center for Device and Radiological Health
(O) 301-796-5476
(F) 301-847-8137

Information updated on 05/05/2014

Natalia De Marco Garcia is a former postdoc here who recently started up her own lab at Weill Cornell. She is looking for a postdoc of her own, and I can tell you that she's a great scientist and a wonderful person.
Click here to see the ad attached for a description and link to her lab website.

Information updated on 04/23/2014

A recent FDA initiative to hire additional staff in support of the Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2012. The FDA is hiring for a variety of positions. Please review positions here. 

Information updated on 04/15/2014



Information was updated on 04/14/2014 

Harlem Biospace

A coworking laboratory for NYC biotech entrepreneurs and an initiative of the NYC Economic Development Corporation provides early stage ventures access to affordable dedicated wet-lab space, shared use of modern laboratory equipment, and access to resources at nearby partner academic laboratories for services ranging from advanced imaging to animal research facilities.

Since opening past November Hb has accepted 19 companies as members, including three NYU teams. This April they will be accepting two more teams for anticipated openings in May or later 2014. Applications will be reviewed in order of receipt. (Apply Online or email Matt Owens m@harlembiospace.com with questions.)

Benefits available to member companies include: 

1) Brand new and beautifully designed lab and workspace -- affordable wet lab facilities right in Manhattan near express trains. See Hb's website for a virtual tour of the space, new collection of press announcements (from NYT, Wall Street Journal, NPR, and other sources), and other details about the new facility.

2) Access to top equipment -- members have turnkey access to modern laboratory equipment so they can worry about product development from day one rather than outfitting a lab. For instance Olympus has provided a top-of-the-line epifluorescence microscope. 

3) Legal support -- member companies receive exclusive one-on-one consultations from corporate partner WilmerHale, one of the top biotech law firms in the country. 

4) Guidance from industry experts and investors -- strategic and tactical feedback is provided by the Harlem Biospace advisory board (from Johnson and Johnson, Pfizer, GlaxioSmithKline, Orbimed, New Leaf Ventures, Bank of America, Columbia University and NYU) and one-on-one mentors, spanning the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device industries.

5) Tailored classes and trainings -- Experienced members of the biotech community share their knowledge though lectures, office hours, and workshops. Our member companies have exclusive access to some of the top speakers for Q&A. 
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