POST-DOC: Behavioral Pharmacology & Neuroscience of Drug Abuse
July 19, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Academic / Research
A multi-year post-doctoral position now available in the Behavioral Neuropharmacology Laboratory at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Ongoing research uses standard and novel rat models to study the behavioral, pharmacological, and neural processes mediating the effects of abused drugs. Specific projects include sex differences in meth and nicotine self-administration, drug stimuli and acquired incentive-motivation, treatment of neuroinflammation, and behavioral economics of nicotine enhancement of reinforcers including alcohol. We are looking for an individual to join our research team and bring an infusion of new ideas and contribute significantly to the progress of ongoing projects that includes writing manuscripts. Candidates must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in related area. Salary will be competitive. Send CV and the name of 3 references electronically to Dr. Rick Bevins at firstname.lastname@example.org. The University of Nebraska is committed to a pluralistic campus community through affirmative action and equal opportunity. We assure reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act.