Program Officer in Perception, Action, and Cognition, Arlington, VA (USA)

Do you want to help identify areas of potentially transformative research?  Serve as the liaison to our research community?  Build new national or international collaborations?  Experience how the merit review process operates?

The Division of Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences is pleased to announce an opening for a Program Officer in Perception, Action, and Cognition. Specifics and application procedures can be found HERE (close date for applications is 2/13/2017). NSF offers the rare opportunity for scientists to join as temporary program officers for up to three years. Information about our rotator program can be found HERE.

If you have questions, feel free to contact Betty Tuller ( or Kate Arrington (


Assistant professor, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, USA

Assistant Professor                   

Virginia Commonwealth University, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, is recruiting for an Assistant 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.Veterans

The candidate will also be expected to develop his or her own independent line of research. A doctoral degree in clinical psychology or another license eligible field is needed. Experience working with regulatory agencies (e.g., NIH, IRBs) is required, as is experience in psychiatric genetics. Grant writing experience is required, as is having a solid publication and presentation record. A successful history of grant funding is desired. Experience in conducting structured clinical diagnostic interviews focused on traumatic stress outcomes is necessary, and experience working with Veterans is highly valued.

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Medical Research Analyst, Hayes, Inc. (USA)

Hayes, Inc., an internationally recognized leader in health technology research and consulting, is dedicated to the delivery of high-quality healthcare and improved outcomes through the integration of evidence into decision making and policy development. The unbiased information and comparative-effectiveness analyses we provide enable evidence-based decisions about acquiring, managing, and paying for health technologies. Our worldwide clients include hospitals, healthcare systems, government agencies, health plans, and employers. We currently seek a full-time Medical Research Analyst for our Genetics product line.

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Postdocs, University of Colorado, Boulder (USA)

Postdoctoral Opportunities at the Institute for Behavioral Genetics, University of Colorado, Boulder

IBG is one of the world’s leading institutes for genetic research on behavior. Internationally renowned research projects include the Colorado Adoption Project, the Colorado Twin Study and Longitudinal Twin Study, the Colorado Learning Disabilities Research Center, the Colorado Drug Research Center, and the Adolescent Brain and Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study.

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Lecturer in Psychology, University of New England, Armidale (Australia)

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The discipline of Psychology sits within the School of Behavioural, Cognitive and Social Sciences. The Psychology Program at UNE has 25 full-time equivalent academic staff members and has received an ERA research rating of 4 (above world standard) by the Australian Research Council. We offer a number of undergraduate and postgraduate courses in Psychology. For more information please visit:

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Assistant professor, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)

Virginia Commonwealth University invites applications for a 12-month tenure-track position at the assistant professor rank in the department of Health Behav1024px-vcu_seal_sans_logotypeior and Policy. The department is part of the School of Medicine and closely affiliated with Massey Cancer Center. Our mission is to bring together a multidisciplinary faculty to promote research and scholarship that addresses how social, economic, behavioral and policy factors affect health outcomes at the individual and population level.


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Research Associate, Cardiff University School of Medicine (UK)

Division of Psychological Medicine and Clinical Neuroscience, Cardiff University School of Medicine
A position is available for a Research Associate to provide support as part of a research team studying the molecular genetics of schizophrenia and other major psychiatric disorders, contributing to the functional interpretation of human genetic data through statistical and cardiffbioinformatic analyses.

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