Postdoctoral Research Associate

Location
Boston
Posted
Oct 04, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


Northeastern University

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Requisition Number: STFR004065

Division/College: College of Science

Location: Boston Main Campus

Full-time/Part-time: Full Time

Responsibilities:

The Shansky lab is seeking a postdoctoral researcher to lead an NIH-funded project investigating the role of endocannabinoids in modulating stress coping. A second project will investigate the impact of acute stress on dendritic spines in the prefrontal cortex and amygdala. Competitive applicants will have a Ph.D. in neuroscience or related field and have experience with stereotaxic surgeries, confocal microscopy, and behavioral testing

Qualifications:

Must have Ph.D or equivalent in Neuroscience or related field; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship; work under the supervision of a senior scholar

Additional Information:
This appointment if funded by an award received from an outside source. The duration of this position is contingent upon the continued availability of funding from this award at its current financial level.

To be considered for this position please visit our web site and apply on line at the following link: Careers@Northeastern

Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. Northeastern University particularly welcomes applications from minorities, women and persons with disabilities. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.






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