The Pradhan Lab in the Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC), seeks an outstanding Postdoctoral Research Associate to study the neurobiology of opioid receptors. This is a full-time, NIH funded position for a period of 2-3 years. The successful candidate will investigate the role of opioid receptors in chronic migraine and other pain disorders; and will use state of the art genomic and proteomic approaches along with animal behavioral models.
The ideal candidate would have expertise in neuroscience and related fields, with an interest in pain and addiction biology. Applicants with experience in rodent behavioral testing, and ex vivo tissue analysis; along with a track record of publication are particularly encouraged to apply. The applicant will work on multidisciplinary projects in a highly collaborative environment, and receive an NIH-level stipend with benefits.
Candidates should have a recent PhD in biomedical sciences. Interested candidates should send an updated CV/resume and contact information for 3 references to Amynah Pradhan; firstname.lastname@example.org.