The BGA annual meeting was held in Brisbane, Australia, 21-23 June 2016, with local host Sarah Medland. This was the program!
More info about the meeting can be found HERE.
Postdoc in Behavior Genetics, University of New England, Australia
The University of New England (UNE) in Armidale, Australia, is inviting nominations for 3-year postdocs, 2017 – 2019.
Position Title: Biostatistician / Senior Analyst
The EDGE (Examining Development, Genes, and Environments) Laboratory in the Departments of Psychology and African American Studies at Virginia Commonwealth University is recruiting a non-tenure track Research Associate (Instructor Rank). The purpose of this position will be to play a leadership role in the scientific management of a large portfolio of research projects, all of which have the broad goal of understanding how genetic and environmental influences contribute to the development of patterns of alcohol use and related behaviors, such as conduct problems and depression.
Want to become a behavioral geneticist? Look here for opportunities!
The Complex Trait Genetics lab (www.ctglab.nl) at the Center for Neurogenomics and Cognitive Research in Amsterdam (see www.cncr.nl) is seeking applicants for a PhD or Postdoc position in Statistical Genetics/ Bioinformatics. Research at the department of Complex Trait Genetics focuses on identifying the genetic and environmental causes of individual differences in human traits related to behavior, cognition and mental and physical health. We integrate knowledge from different fields (biology, genetics, neuroimaging, bioinformatics) and use and develop statistical tools to analyze genome-wide data sets for complex traits. If you love analyzing genetic data and working with large data files find via this link more information.
The Department of Psychology at the University of Georgia (http://www.uga.edu/psychology/) is seeking applicants for the Travis and Mary Osborne Distinguished Chair in Human Behavior Genetics beginning August, 2017. The successful candidate will have a Ph.D. in Psychology or related field and an established, highly visible research program in the area of human behavioral genetics, broadly defined.
Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute of Mental Health, Division of Translational Research
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.