Postdoctoral Associate

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Postdoctoral Associate
Classification Title Postdoctoral Associate
Posting Number R1700168
Employer Research Foundation
Appointment Type
Position Type
Appointment Term
Salary Grade E.8
Strategic Strength

Posting Detail Information

Position Summary

Drug addiction research group is seeking a Postdoctoral Associate with a focus on research aims to understand how drugs of abuse and stress mediated behavioral, molecular and cellular plasticity affect the brain. A multifaceted approach from molecules to behavior are used. Techniques used in the lab include animal behavior, confocal microscopy, gene therapy, and molecular techniques to help elucidate how drugs of abuse hijack the brain’s reward pathway. Applicants should have a deep enthusiasm for investigating the cellular & behavioral mechanisms of psychiatric disorders.

Minimum Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications

PhD in Neuroscience or related discipline

Physical Demands
Salary Range $38,000 - $44,000
Work Hours
FTE 1.00
Campus South Campus
Special Instructions to Applicants

No phone calls please.

Close DateExternal Closing Date 08/23/2018
Open Until Filled No

Contact Information

Contact's Name David Dietz, PhD
Contact's Title Associate Professor
Contact's Email
Contact's Phone 716-829-2071

Posting Dates

Posted 08/30/2017
Deadline for internal applicants
Deadline for external applicants Open Until Filled
Date to be filled

Reference Letters

Number of reference letters required
Reference Cutoff Date
Instructions to Applicant

Supplemental Questions

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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Contact Information for References
Optional Documents