CALL FOR PAPERS
Special Issue of American Journal of Medical Genetics Part B: Neuropsychiatric Genetics on “family, twin and adoption studies of childhood onset psychiatric and neurodevelopmental disorders”
Guest Editors: Henrik Larsson & Philip Asherson
Abstract deadline: December 1, 2014; Full article submission deadline: April 30, 2015
The Boston VA Research Institute is seeking to fill a post-doctoral clinical research position to support the labs of Erika Wolf and Mark Miller at the Behavioral Science Division of the National Center for PTSD, VA Boston Healthcare System. The position is anticipated to start by 1/1/15. This research position focuses on the genetics of PTSD and related comorbidities, diagnostic nosology, and the relationship between personality and psychopathology.
Call for papers: Special Section on Neuropsychology, Genetics, and Epigenetics
With rapid advances in genomics research, understanding the genetic bases of brain-behavior relationships is becoming an increasingly important component of 21st century neuropsychology. Neuropsychology requests the submission of papers for a special section titled “Neuropsychology, Genetics, and Epigenetics” focusing on the integration of genetics and neuropsychology.
The next workshop will be held in Boulder, Colorado, March 2nd-6th, 2015, with John Hewitt as Local Host, and Dr. Benjamin Neale, Broad Institute and Massachusetts General Hospital, and Prof. David Evans, Diamantina Institute, University of Queensland, as co-Directors.
Postdoctoral Position available to study gene-environment interplay in the development of substance use and related behavioral outcomes. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to work across gene identification studies; longitudinal, community-based samples with genotypic data; and twin studies.
Job Title: Post Doctoral Fellow
- City: Philadelphia
- State: Pennsylvania
- Scheduled Shift: Days
- Employee Type: Regular – Full Time
- Scheduled Days: Monday through Friday, Saturday & Sunday
- Requirements: The successful candidate will have a strong background in genetics, GWAS methods in particular, with an interest in applying these methods to chronic pain, or a strong background in pain studies and an interest and skill set for gaining expertise in genetic methods.
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Alcohol and Addiction Research, Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Missouri.
The Department of Psychological Sciences at the University of Missouri (MU) anticipates openings for up to TWO POSTDOCTORAL RESEARCH FELLOWS IN ALCOHOL AND ADDICTIONS RESEARCH.