A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior Laboratory (NMBL) at McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School2.11.2017
A postdoctoral position is available immediately in the Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior Laboratory (NMBL) at McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School. This position is funded to investigate the regulation and role of reward circuit glutamatergic signaling in prescription opioid addiction using rodent (rat) models.
The ideal candidate will be a recent Ph.D. graduate with a relevant background in Neuroscience as well as rodent behavior and stereotaxic surgery. Candidates who have a successful track record of procuring fellowships will be given priority. The candidate will be proposed for academic appointment as a Research Fellow in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. The initial appointment will be for two years with the possibility of extension. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications, laboratory experience, and institutional guidelines.
Please send application materials (CV and a brief summary of career goals and objectives) and a list of three professional references to:
Elena Chartoff, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience
Harvard Medical School
Director, Neurobiology of Motivated Behavior Laboratory
115 Mill Street
Belmont, MA 02478
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.