Postdoctoral researcher needed at the Center for Addiction Medicine in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School to participate in research involving multimodal neuroimaging (MRI, fMRI, DTI, fNIRS) in patients with addictive disorders. Multi-disciplinary approaches include, but are not limited to behavioral assessments, neuroimaging, pharmacological modeling, and clinical outcomes. In addition to hands-on conduct of experiments and neuroimaging acquisition and analysis, duties will also include manuscript preparation, presentation of findings at conferences, and management of research assistants. Fellow will participate actively in ongoing research and grant submissions, will complete pilot projects, have opportunities for publications and presentations using new and existing datasets, and will have an opportunity to prepare independent research grants.
Massachusetts General Hospital/ Harvard Medical School offers an excellent environment to engage in multidisciplinary research through various collaborative opportunities. Laboratory resources include research-dedicated 3T and 7T MRI scanners, and fNIRS/EEG devices.
Candidates should have a PhD/MD or equivalent degree. Qualified applicants should have track record of first-author research papers published in peer-reviewed journals. We are looking for highly motivated, self-driven, creative, and interactive scientists. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required as well as an interest in or prior experience in neuroimaging. Experience in conducting behavioral studies is welcome.
For more information and to learn how to apply, please contact Jodi Gilman at jgilman1mgh.harvard.edu
Application Deadline: 12/31/18