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Post-doctoral Fellow Position

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University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry
                                 Post-doctoral Fellow Position

 

The opportunity: A postdoctoral position is available in the Laboratory of Addiction Genomics at the Department of Psychiatry of the University of Maryland School of Medicine for a candidate who would like to extend her/his training knowledge to the field of alcohol and other substance use disorders. The position is available for a highly motivated individual who is enthusiastic about understanding molecular markers of pathological and behavioral changes in substance users. The candidate will participate in on-going collaborative projects including, research on cell-free biomarkers of substance use in humans, as well as to increase expertise in designing, conducting, and analyzing data from biomarker-based translational research projects on substance use.

Eligibility and conditions of employment: Candidates should have a background in genomics, molecular biology or neuroscience. Candidates must have:

·       Doctoral degree in genomics, molecular biology, neuroscience or relevant field;

·       Excellent writing and communication skills;

·       A fair understanding and/or willingness to learn ethical conduct of research involving human subjects

·       Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative research environment;

Duration of the fellowship is two-years. A candidate immediately after their PhD or less than 2 years of post-doctoral training is preferred. Salary will be commensurate with experience and demonstrated capabilities in relevant areas, including writing for scholarly publications, and familiarity with good research practices.

Application: Please send letter of introduction and CV to Chamindi Seneviratne, MD, [email protected], Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and the Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine.




Qualifications

Eligibility and conditions of employment: Candidates should have a background in genomics, molecular biology or neuroscience. Candidates must have:

·       Doctoral degree in genomics, molecular biology, neuroscience or relevant field;

·       Excellent writing and communication skills;

·       A fair understanding and/or willingness to learn ethical conduct of research involving human subjects

·       Ability to work in a fast-paced, collaborative research environment;

Duration of the fellowship is two-years. A candidate immediately after their PhD or less than 2 years of post-doctoral training is preferred. Salary will be commensurate with experience and demonstrated capabilities in relevant areas, including writing for scholarly publications, and familiarity with good research practices.

Application: Please send letter of introduction and CV to Chamindi Seneviratne, MD, [email protected], Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry and the Institute for Genome Sciences, University of Maryland School of Medicine.

UMB is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law or policy.



Job: Postdoctoral Fellows
Organization: School of Medicine - Clinical Departments
Job Posting: Oct 8, 2019

 

 

 

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Posted: 12/10/2020
Application Due: 2/8/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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