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Imaging Studies in Alcoholism Research

National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, Bethesda, MD and surrounding area

Position Description:
The Clinical NeuroImaging Research Core (CNIRC), at the National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), one of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for a post-doctoral researcher (PhD) to conduct multimodal imaging research in the CNIRC located within the Mark O Hatfield Clinical Research Center on the main NIH campus in Bethesda, MD. The Core conducts structural and functional brain imaging in human subjects; emphasis on brain systems related to motivation, emotion, decision-making, and effects of alcohol and drug treatments on brain function. Position will be available in the Summer of 2018 to individuals with a strong background and interest in cognitive neuroscience and brain imaging.

Requirements:
Technical background in structural and functional image analysis and knowledge of computer programming are essential. Familiarity with Machine Learning algorithms and software applications, real-time imaging, and psychophysiological data collection and analyses are important pluses. Salary will be set commensurate with experience and accomplishments.

To Apply:
Interested candidates should apply by submitting a current CV and bibliography along with 3 references. Applications can be submitted electronically or by mail to:

The Clinical NeurImaging Research Core
National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism
Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center
10 Center Drive (10CRC/15330)
Bethesda, MD 20892-1108

Contact: Dr. Reza Momenan reza.momenan@nih.gov.

Refer to this website for additional information:
http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/research/niaaa-intramural-program/niaaa-laboratories/laboratory-clinical-and-translational-studies-1

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