Research Associate or Postdoctoral Fellow -- Harvard Medical Sch -- McLean Hosp

Research Associate or Postdoctoral Fellow – Molecular Pharmacology Laboratory, Mailman Research Center, McLean Hospital, Belmont, MA, USA, potential for position to last for three years.

The pharmacogenomics of Caenorhabditis elegans is used to discover novel genetic targets of psychoactive medications. Human disease gene homologs are also studied in knockout and transgenic animals. The fellow will be responsible for executing genetic, molecular biological, cell biological, and/or behavioral experiments. The fellow will also be expected to collaborate in writing manuscripts and grant proposals. Candidates must hold an M.D. or Ph.D. degree with a background in invertebrate and/or vertebrate genetics. Competitive salary and benefits offered. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications, laboratory experience, and institutional guidelines. McLean Hospital is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity, ADA Employer and is a member of the Partners Healthcare System.

Applicants should send a CV, a letter of interest, and a list of three references (including phone numbers & email addresses) to: Ned Buttner, M.D., Ph.D. Instructor, Department of Psychiatry, Service Building Room 3, McLean Hospital, 115 Mill Street, Belmont, MA 02478 USA
Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.