Welcome to the BGA annual meeting in Brisbane, Australia! 21-23 June 2016, local host Sarah Medland. Find info HERE.
Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Statistical Genomics/Genetic Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics, Language & Genetics Department, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
The Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, is offering a Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in Statistical Genomics/Genetic Epidemiology (Starting salary: €45,217 – €50,155 p.a.). The host research group, led by Dr Beate St Pourcain, investigates the genetic basis of human communication and language in large population-based cohorts.
Postdoctoral opportunity: Genomic mechanisms of animal personality, Cornell University
The Ophir Lab (www.ophirlab.com) at the Cornell University is looking for a postdoctoral candidate with strong bioinformatics skills to investigate the individual variation in behavior and genomic profiles of a non-model system, the African giant pouched rat.
The Department of Complex Trait Genetics at the Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research is seeking applicants for an assistant professor / postdoc position in behavioural/statistical genetics. The position will be embedded in the research activities of Prof. Koellinger’s group (www.philipp-koellinger.com) and the Social Science Genetic Association Consortium (www.ssgac.org). We work with very large genetic datasets to investigate traits related to behavior, cognition, and mental health, using and developing state-of-the-art quantitative methods.
Follow the link to find vacancies in Psychology at the University of New England, Armidale (NSW, Australia) where they look for applicants with BG background.
Genome-Wide Data Analysis | July 11-15, 2016
Tinbergen Institute organizes an exciting interdisciplinary summer school in the new field of genoeconomics entitled: ‘Introduction in Genome-Wide Data Analysis’.
The course is organized by Philipp Koellinger and Niels Rietveld and will take place in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Follow this link for more information!
We are excited to announce that the White House Social and Behavioral Sciences Team (SBST) is currently seeking new team members to join us in Washington, D.C. for a one-year fellowship beginning in October 2016. Since our inception in 2014, we have completed over 15 randomized evaluations with a diverse set of agency collaborators. Learn more about the President’s recent Executive Order “Using Behavioral Science Insights to Better Serve the American People,” our 2015 Annual Report, our team and recent activities by visiting our website.
SUMMER INSTITUTE IN SOCIAL-SCIENCE GENOMICS, June 19 to July 1, 2016
Follow this link to find some nice pictures of this year’s annual BGA meeting in San Diego, and previous ones in Marseille, Edinburgh and Newport!