Part-time, Volunteer, Research Intern, Health-Status Study

October 3, 2022

Mon., Aug. 22

The Geliebter Lab, Mount Sinai 

Position Description
The Geliebter Lab is looking for students in the NYC area willing to commit 10-15 hybrid hours per week to support an ongoing NIH-funded research study investigating the effects of supermarket discounts on fruits, vegetables, and non-caloric beverages on shopping, food intake, body weight, and health status.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Performing data entry of dietary and clinical data collected throughout the study
  • Analyzing the data
  • Observing and helping to analyze neuroimaging data from an fMRI study of genetic components of obesity

Position Requirements

  • Prior clinical and research experience are a plus but not required, as training and support throughout the project will be provided and supervisors/mentors are available
  • Data analysis experience is a plus

Time Commitment
Part-time, with a two-semester commitment. 10-15 hours per week, mostly weekday daytime hours and perhaps some evening time (for dietary recalls and recruitment). Exceptions are made during midterms and finals.

To apply, should send a resume, a brief statement of interest, and a schedule of availability to Shaunte Baboumian. Interviews will be conducted via Zoom, and positions will be filled on a rolling basis.