Post-Doctoral Fellow: The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting a postdoctoral fellow to investigate neural circuits involved in motivation of goal-directed behavior in rodents, using research techniques including pharmacology, optogenetics, chemogenetics, in vivo electrophysiology, and calcium-imaging. The position is located within the Neurocircuitry of Motivation Section of the Behavioral Neuroscience Research Branch (BNRB) within the Intramural Research Program (IRP) located in Baltimore, Maryland.
Candidates with strong expertise in pharmacological, electrophysiological, molecular or computational neuroscience are encouraged to apply. The lab provides an opportunity to establish collaborations and interactions between pre-, post-Doctoral fellows, neuroscientists, behavioral pharmacologists, and drug abuse experts.
The position is open to both U.S. and non-U.S. citizens. Applicants must hold an M.D., Ph.D. or equivalent degree. Interested candidates must submit a CV and a one-page summary of research interests, as well as the names and contact information (work/email addresses, phone) of three references by to: Dr. Satoshi Ikemoto, Senior Investigator, at email@example.com. Applications must be submitted in PDF or MS word format only. The DHHS and NIH are Equal Opportunity Employers
Internal Number: 3290132
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