NIH Postdoctoral Fellowships in Molecular Addiction Research

Bethesda, Maryland
Oct 19, 2020
Jan 17, 2021
Position Type
Full Time

The Section on Clinical Genomics and Experimental Therapeutics (CGET) at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for post-doctoral fellows (MD and/or PhD) to conduct research in the laboratory located in the Mark O Hatfield Clinical Research Center on the main NIH campus in Bethesda, MD.

 The section uses translational research strategies to investigate genetic susceptibility and neuroadaptive processes underlying the development and treatment of alcohol dependence, addiction and related phenotypes. Specifically, the lab focuses on molecular mechanisms involved in addiction biology. Candidates should have a strong background in molecular biology, molecular genetics and epigenetics, sequencing techniques and bioinformatics analyses, as well as a history of solid prior publications.



Strong verbal and written communication skills are essential. Candidates must have less than 5 years of post-doctoral training. Salary will be set commensurate with experience and accomplishments. Interested candidates should apply by submitting a current C.V. and bibliography, a brief statement of research accomplishments and interests, along with 3 reference contacts. Applications can be submitted electronically or by mail to:



Falk W. Lohoff, MD

Chief, Section on Clinical Genomics and Experimental Therapeutics (CGET)

National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism                    

Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center

Building 10 CRC Room 1-5330

10 Center Drive

Bethesda, Maryland 20892


 Refer to this website for additional information on all laboratory sections:

The National Institutes of Health are dedicated to building a diverse community in its training and employment programs. Women, minorities and persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.




Apply for NIH Postdoctoral Fellowships in Molecular Addiction Research

Already uploaded your resume? Sign in to apply instantly


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Resume must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 1Mb

4000 characters left

When you apply for a job we will send your application to the named recruiter, who may contact you. By applying for a job listed on NeuroJobs Career Center you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs