Postdoctoral Studies

The Einstein Postdoctoral Individual Development Plan

Job Title:

Postdoctoral Position at Center for Health Data Innovations (CHDI) in Data Science Applied to Healthcare

Job Description:

CHDI at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, is seeking a postdoctoral fellow to collaborate with faculty doing research and development for clinical care, outcomes improvement, patient satisfaction and population health.

Eligible applicants must have a Ph.D., preferably in computer science, mathematics, physics, computational chemistry, statistics, econometrics or other quantitative discipline.






Required Technical Skills:

Programming experience in Python or R

Experience with Apache Spark or other big data technology

Experience with applied analytics

Experience with applied machine learning (e.g., ensemble learners, deep learning, reinforcement learning)

Experience with predictive modeling


A strong desire to transition into data-science engineering position to build big data pipelines is a must.




Please note that a focus on the biomedical/bioinformatics/genomics research is not directly in scope with this position.

This postdoc position represents a unique opportunity to gain experience working at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, a highly regarded medical school in New York City, and at Montefiore Medical Center. The candidate will have the opportunity to work closely with health informatics, population health, and medical faculty undertaking a wide array of projects focusing on the application of electronic health records, electronic health care administrative records, consumer e-health and m-health data applied to the measurement and improvement of outcomes of care, patient satisfaction, and health care systems.

CHDI is based at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center and is located in Yonkers, NY. CHDI collaborates closely with all departments at the School of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, and Montefiore Information Technology.

CHDI follows all protocols and regulation around compensation for postdocs as required by the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and as appropriate for the applicants experience. Albert Einstein College of Medicine and Montefiore Medical Center have a vibrant academic community of graduate students and postdocs from across the US and around the globe.

The position is for one year, with potential of extension or promotion to a faculty position at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.

To apply to this position please send CV and cover letter to CHDI coordinator Jeannette Lindquist:

Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an equal opportunity employer committed to workforce diversity.


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