Jobs/Research

Post-doctoral position - University of Minnesota (USA)

We are seeking postdoctoral researchers as part of a new T32 training program funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse titled "Training in genetic and neurobehavioral mechanisms of addiction". We are seeking talented postdoctoral fellows interested in receiving training and conducting research related to aspects of clinical psychology, brain-behavior relationships, behavioral neuroscience, behavior genetics, statistics, and quantitative methods. The program is multidisciplinary with faculty mentors spanning 7+ departments at the University.

Review of applications will begin in July, and roll thereafter. Please find complete information in the attached document. Additional description of the program is also available on this website:
https://cla.umn.edu/psychology/graduate/funding-opportunities/training-grant
Contact Monica Luciana (lucia003@umn.edu) or Scott Vrieze (vrieze@umn.edu) for more information.

Post-doc positions Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University

Post doc position (US residents only)

Description of position: The Department of Psychiatry, within the School of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, Virginia, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher position, available immediately. This is a two-year position, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. The successful applicant will contribute to a research program on the relationship between alcohol/drug use disorders and suicidal behavior (attempts and death). This program is funded through NIAAA and utilizes Swedish national registers to address questions related to the general and genetic epidemiology of suicidal behavior, specifically within the context of substance use disorders. Opportunities are available for travel to work with Swedish collaborators, conference presentations, and workshop attendance to further develop analytic skills.

Applicants must have a PhD and proven skills and experience in psychiatric epidemiology, behavioral genetics, psychology, or a related field. Demonstration of excellent written and oral communication skills is required. Quantitative analytic skills are required, preferably within the context of R and/or SAS. Applicant must have demonstrated skills in the design and execution of research aims related to psychiatric, substance use, or behavioral outcomes. Applicants must work well both independently and in collaborative environments; strong interpersonal skills are essential.

For more information : https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/97800

Description of position: The Department of Psychiatry, within the School of Medicine at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, Virginia, invites applications for a full-time postdoctoral researcher position, available immediately. This is a two-year position, with the possibility of renewal for a third year. The successful applicant will contribute to a research program on the relationship between alcohol/drug use disorders and suicidal behavior (attempts and death). This program is funded through NIAAA and utilizes Swedish national registers to address questions related to the general and genetic epidemiology of suicidal behavior, specifically within the context of substance use disorders. Opportunities are available for travel to work with Swedish collaborators, conference presentations, and workshop attendance to further develop analytic skills.

Applicants must have a PhD and proven skills and experience in psychiatric epidemiology, behavioral genetics, psychology, or a related field. Demonstration of excellent written and oral communication skills is required. Quantitative analytic skills are required, preferably within the context of R and/or SAS. Applicant must have demonstrated skills in the design and execution of research aims related to psychiatric, substance use, or behavioral outcomes. Applicants must work well both independently and in collaborative environments; strong interpersonal skills are essential.

For more information go to : https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/97800


 

DAN Department of Management & Organizational Studies Associate/Assistant Professor in Human Resource Management (HRM)

THE UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN ONTARIO FACULTY OF SOCIAL SCIENCE
DAN Department of Management & Organizational Studies
Associate/Assistant Professor in Human Resource Management (HRM)


The DAN Department of Management & Organizational Studies invites applications from early or mid-career researchers for a faculty appointment in Human Resource Management (HRM). Applications are invited from exceptional candidates at the rank of Assistant or Associate Professor in HRM. The successful candidate will have demonstrated academic excellence based on productivity and impact in research in the area of Human Resource Management and may receive a tenured appointment at the rank of Associate Professor, or a probationary (tenure track) position at the rank of
Assistant Professor. Rank and salary will be commensurate with previous performance, qualifications and experience in accordance with the Collective Agreement. The appointment is effective July 1, 2021
 

Detailed information is available under this link

Post-doc, University of Iceland

We seek to appoint a new postdoc in Psychiatric- and Genetic Epidemiology who will work within the Center of Public Health Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Iceland, on the ERC funded project StressGene. The main goal of the StressGene program is to study health sequels after significant life stressors or trauma and uncover sequence variants associated with stress-related psychiatric disorders and somatic conditions (e.g. cardiovascular disease) following such adversities. The postdoc will leverage Nordic population-based registers, established cohorts and biobank resources with the overarching goal of understanding how genes and environment act and interact to modify risk of ill health after significant life stressors or trauma.

 

Candidates must have a PhD in epidemiology, biostatistics, computer science, statistics, or genetics, etc. Advanced skills in programming and analysis of multiple types of modern genomic datasets, including GWAS, exome sequencing, or register-based studies of complex traits is essential. Good skills in teamwork science as well as independent, organized and solution-oriented work methods.

 

The closing date for application is Saturday September 21st 2020.

 

For further information please contact Prof. Valdimarsdóttir; email: unnurav@hi.is

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