A postdoctoral position is available to investigate the neurobiological intersection of pain and addiction. This position is available in the lab of Dr. Nicholas Gilpin at Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center (LSUHSC) in New Orleans. Research projects in the Gilpin lab use an integrative approach that combines behavioral testing, pharmacology, circuit-based approaches, slice electrophysiology, and anatomical, molecular biology, and biochemical techniques. The ideal candidate will have experience in animal models of pain plus one or more of the above techniques, and will have interest in addiction research. The successful candidate will be mentored toward research independence in his/her chosen area of specialization. Review of applications will begin immediately. LSUHSC is an Equal Opportunity Employer for females, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. Individuals holding or near completion of a Ph.D. or equivalent degree are eligible. U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required.
To apply, submit a letter indicating career goals, CV and names of 3 references as a single PDF file to: email@example.com. The applicant will work in a highly collaborative environment located within the heart of New Orleans and receive an NIH-level stipend. Inquiries regarding this opportunity should be directed to Dr. Nicholas Gilpin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Individuals holding or near completion (within six months) of a Ph.D. or equivalent degree are eligible.
Internal Number: Gilpin - Physiology
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