Postdoc Position available, apply here
The George lab is seeking applicants for a postdoctoral position (Research Associate) available now. The successful applicant will receive training under NIAAA- and/or NIDA-funded research programs (R01/U01).
This solicitation seeks applicants who have an interest in neurobiological basis of drug, nicotine, and alcohol use disorders, particularly the identification and characterization of the neuronal ensembles underlying compulsive alcohol drinking.
Candidates must have a PhD in neuroscience, pharmacology or biomedical sciences. Expertise with behavioral pharmacology and stereotaxic surgeries is required. Additional experience with patch-clamp electrophysiology, opto/chemogenetics, IV self-administration and brain imaging techniques are recommended.
The successful candidate should be able to work independently and be willing to collaborate with the lab members and other groups in the Neuroscience Department. An ability to think critically and creatively, along with strong writing and communication skills is essential. Qualified applicants should apply here