Assistant/Associate Professor, Purdue University, West Lafayette (USA)

Health in Childhood / Adolescence 

Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Purdue University, EC Posting #[003934-2018]

Department of Human Development and Family Studies (HDFS) invites applications for a tenure track Assistant/Associate professor who studies the health of children and/or adolescents from a family, developmental, and/or lifespan perspective. Research focused on obesity, health disparities, chronic disease, or other health issues would fit well in the department. We require a strong publication record with the potential to develop a well-funded research program.

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Postdoc in Genetic Epidemiology, Max Planck Institute Nijmegen (The Netherlands)

Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in Statistical Genomics/Genetic Epidemiology(SFARI), Max Planck Institute Nijmegen
(Starting salary: Starting salary €49,598 – €54,380 p.a.).

The Max Planck Institute (MPI) for Psycholinguistics, Nijmegen, the Netherlands, is offering a Postdoctoral Research Scientist position in Statistical Genomics/Genetic Epidemiology. The host research group, led by Dr Beate St Pourcain, investigates the genetic basis of social communication, language and interaction and related phenotypes in the general population and in neurodevelopmental disorders.

Please find more information here:
https://www.mpi.nl/people/vacancies/postdoctoral-research-scientist-in-statistical-genomics-genetic-epidemiology-2

Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

Seeking a postdoctoral research fellow in human psychoneuroimmunology research at the Center for Healthy Minds, University of Wisconsin-Madison

We are seeking a motivated and creative postdoctoral fellow to help implement new projects and analyze data associated with NIH-funded studies that examine the role of emotion and its neural underpinnings on the regulation of inflammation in individuals with chronic inflammatory disease. The successful applicant will be responsible for analysis of neuroimaging, immune, and behavioral data and will have the opportunity to gain valuable professional experience through publication of their work in scientific journals, presentations at scientific meetings, and engagement with the community.

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Postdoctoral Research position in Austin, Texas (USA)

Summary: Postdoctoral Research position in Austin, Texas to work under the supervision of Dr. Elliot Tucker-Drob in the development and application of multivariate statistical methods in psychiatric genetics and sociogenomics. This work is currently funded by grants from the National Institutes of Health (R01AG054628) and the Jacobs Foundation. The position is available September, 2018 (earlier and later start dates are negotiable) and includes benefits. The position is for 2 years with the option for renewal.

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Three tenure-track faculty members, University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA)

The Initiative on Social Genomics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison to hire three new tenure track faculty:
The Initiative on Social Genomics is one of six successful proposals for Cluster Hires at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. The aim is for UW to become home to the largest and most innovative group of researchers pursuing topics in Social Genomics in the world.

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Research positions, Virginia Commonwealth University, Virginia (USA)

The Division of Epidemiology in the Department of Family Medicine and Population Health at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) invites applications for four (4) tenure-eligible epidemiology positions in cancer, psychiatric/substance abuse disorders/genetic, or social and health disparities research at the rank of associate or full professor commensurate with academic background and experience.

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