Associate Project Scientist (exp 1/7/24)


The Department of Psychology is currently hiring for an Associate Project Scientist. For more information regarding the Project Scientist series, please refer to the Call Appendix 36: Project (e.g.Scientist) Series:

Candidate must have a PhD in clinical psychology, neuroscience, or equivalent. 3+ years of post PhD experience preferred. Job responsibilities include supporting the PI in the design and execution of extramurally‐funded projects examining novel medications for alcohol use disorder and their effects on the brain’s reward circuitry and behavior.

Responsibilities include assisting the PI in experimental design, execution of neuroimaging and behavioral experiments, data analysis and interpretation, manuscript preparation, and oversight of the ongoing projections of undergraduate and graduate students. The appointment will be for 60% starting January 2024.

To apply:

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