Postdoctoral Fellowship, Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (USA)

The Eating Disorders Program in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is accepting applications for MD or PhD scientists for postdoctoral positions in the field of Statistical Genetics and Eating Disorders. Appointments will be for two years, with possible extension for another year in exceptional circumstances.

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond (USA)

Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 

Job Description: The goal of our lab is to better understand the pathogenesis and developmental course of internalizing conditions. We are currently collecting data as part of several federally and non-federally funded grant studies. Our current data collection efforts focus primarily on the use of genetically informed samples to estimate genetic and environmental contributions to internalizing conditions and related endophenotypes as well as the epigenetic signature associated with these conditions.

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Postdoctoral Research Fellow- Psychiatric and Genetic Epidemiology, Harvard Medical School (USA)

Our team aims to understand the pathogenesis of neuropsychiatric diseases in order to stimulate development of effective research and treatment strategies. We use large scale GWAS and sequencing studies to identify factors associated with disease, and examine relationships between disease-associated variants and neuropsychiatric outcomes in a wide variety of phenotypically informative clinical and epidemiologic datasets.

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Research Associate faculty position, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)

Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, is recruiting for a Research Associate faculty position. The candidate will work in Dr. Amstadter’s research group, within the Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics. They will work across a number of funded and non-sponsored research studies on traumatic stress.

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Post doc position, Psychiatric Genetics, The University of Colorado (USA)

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Psychiatric Genetics

We invite applicants for a Research Associate (“postdoctoral researcher”) position focused on conducting genetic association research of addiction and related endophenotypes using multiple genotype technologies, ranging from whole genome sequencing to array-based meta-analysis of large samples.

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PhD positions, International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Organismal Biology (Germany)

The International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS) for Organismal Biology offers several fully funded PhD positions. The IMPRS is based in southern Germany and is jointly organized by the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology in Seewiesen and Radolfzell and the University of Konstanz. Outstanding students of all nationalities with a deep commitment to basic research in Organismal Biology are invited to apply. More than 25 internationally recognized research groups actively participate in the PhD program and offer challenging, cutting-edge PhD projects in the fields of Behavioral Biology, Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, Physiology, and Neurobiology.owl

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Postdoctoral position, University of Pennsylvania (USA)

Postdoctoral position available at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.  The project is to study mechanisms of chronic pain in a well-defined pediatric patient population, diagnosed with fibromyalgia (diffuse amplified pain) or complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS). The project will focus on GWAS studies from this patient population with opportunity to pursue other avenues of study (e.g. immune studies).

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