Teaching Opportunities

While PhD students are not asked to fulfill a specific teaching requirement, those who seek to enhance their skills and experience beyond the program's emphasis on presentation skills will find numerous opportunities to do so:

  • There are opportunities for students to serve as teaching assistants in medical school or graduate school courses.
  • The program and the School of Medicine use students who seek teaching experience for tutorial and other assistant positions.
  • Graduate students often act as mentors for Summer Undergraduate Research Program fellow.
  • Mount Sinai students have the opportunity to teach in several high school programs.
  • Adjunct teaching positions in either high school or at nearby institutions; however, this is not applicable to international students.


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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
Tel: 212-241-6546
Email: grads@mssm.edu

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Admissions Office
Tel: 212-241-6696
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