Computational biophysics or computational neuroscience, NIDA
(deadline: February 1)
The Intramural Research Program (IRP), National Institute of Drug Abuse (NIDA), a research component of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is seeking an outstanding tenure-track scientist to develop a computational biophysics or computational neuroscience research program to complement and expand existing research programs at the NIDA IRP.
The successful candidate must possess a Ph.D. in pharmacology, neuroscience, or biophysics with additional training and emphasis on developing computational models. Expertise in state of the art computational hardware and software and a strong publication record highlighting his/her contributions to elucidating the molecular mechanisms underlying drug addiction and identifying therapeutic targets is highly desirable. In view of the required integrative approach, the successful candidate will be expected to collaborate with other research groups within NIDA - a proven ability to establish and sustain collaborative work is required. Candidates must submit a CV, a statement of proposed research objectives and goals (3 pages or less), 3 letters of recommendation to: Joshua Kysiak, Intramural Program Specialist, NIDA IRP, 251 Bayview Boulevard, Suite 200, Room 04A524, Baltimore, Maryland 21224. Telephone 443-740-2465, FAX 443-740-2865, Email:firstname.lastname@example.org. Review of applications will begin on or about February 1, 2014, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The DHHS and NIH are equal opportunity employers.