Postdoctoral Fellow - Neuroimaging

Location
Boston, Massachusetts (US)
Salary
$55,000-$75,000
Posted
September 12 2018
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Academia

Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Postdoctoral Fellow - Neuroimaging                                                          

Center for Addiction Medicine – Boston, MA

Postdoctoral researcher needed at the Center for Addiction Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School to participate in research involving neuroimaging (fNIRS) of models of acute cannabis intoxication.  Multi-disciplinary approaches include, but are not limited to behavioral assessments, neuroimaging, and pharmacological modeling. In addition to hands-on conduct of experiments and neuroimaging acquisition and analysis, duties will also include manuscript preparation, presentation of findings at conferences, and management of research assistants. Fellow will participate actively in ongoing research and grant submissions, will complete pilot projects, have opportunities for publications and presentations using new and existing datasets, and will have an opportunity to prepare independent research grants. 

Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School offers an excellent environment to engage in multidisciplinary research through various collaborative opportunities.  Laboratory resources include research-dedicated 3T and 7T MRI scanners, and fNIRS/EEG devices. For more information, visit our website: http://www.mghaddictionmedicine.com/

Requirements:

Candidates should have a PhD/MD or equivalent degree.  Qualified applicants should have track record of first-author research papers published in peer-reviewed journals.  We are looking for highly motivated, self-driven, creative, and interactive scientists.  Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required as well as an interest in or prior experience in fNIRS neuroimaging.  Experience in conducting behavioral studies is welcome.

Contact: Jodi Gilman (jgilman1@mgh.harvard.edu)

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