Postdoctoral Fellowships in Addiction Research: Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging
Bethesda, Maryland, USA
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
The Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies (LCTS) at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for post-doctoral fellows (MD and/or PhD) to conduct research in the laboratory located within the Mark O Hatfield Clinical Research Center on the main NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. Under the leadership of Dr. Markus Heilig, the laboratory uses translational strategies and human studies, to investigate genetic susceptibility and neuroadaptive processes underlying the development of alcohol dependence and related phenotypes. The lab also conducts studies aimed at identifying potential molecular and behavioral targets for novel treatments.
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Section on Brain Electrophysiology and Imaging conducts functional and structural brain imaging in human subjects; emphasis on brain systems related to motivation, emotion and effects of alcohol and drug treatments on brain function, including brain imaging in clinical studies testing novel medications for alcoholism. Candidates (MD and/or PhD) should be individuals with a strong background and interest in cognitive neuroscience and brain imaging. For additional information, contact: Dr. Reza Momenan email@example.com.
Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential. Candidates should have less than 5 years of post-doctoral training. Salary will be set commensurate with experience and accomplishments. Interested candidates should apply by submitting a current C.V. and bibliography, a brief statement of research accomplishments and interests, along with 3 references. Applications can be submitted electronically or by mail to:
Laboratory of Clinical and Translational Studies
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center
Building 10 CRC Room 1-5330
10 Center Drive
Bethesda, Maryland 20892
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The NIH is dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
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