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Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Psychology and Neuroscience

Company:
Boston College
Job Location:
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Category:
Psychology
Boston College Introduction

Founded in 1863, Boston College is a Jesuit, Catholic university located six miles from downtown Boston with an enrollment of 9,445 full-time undergraduates and 5,125 graduate and professional students. Ranked 35 among national universities, Boston College has 878 full-time and 1,201 FTE faculty, 2,750 non-faculty employees, an operating budget of $1.2 billion, and an endowment in excess of $2.8 billion.

Job Description

Postdoctoral Research Fellow

The Christianson labwww.christiansonlab.bc.eduat Boston College invites applications for an NIH funded postdoctoral fellow or research associate. Candidates will conduct behavioral neuroscience research at the intersection of stress and social decision making.

Applicants should submit a cover letter describing 1) their interest and research plans, 2) relevant prior experiences 3) commitment to inclusivity, and 4) the names and contact information for at least 2 references.

Requirements

PhD in neuroscience or related field and expertise in any of the following areas are strongly encouraged to apply: whole cell electrophysiology,in vivoimaging, intersectional viral genetics, behavioral pharmacology or data analysis.

Closing Statement

Boston College offers a broad and competitive range of benefits depending on your job classification eligibility:

  • Tuition remission for Employees
  • Tuition remission for Spouses and Children who meet eligibility requirements
  • Generous Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Low-Cost Life Insurance
  • Eligibility for both University-Funded 401k and Employer-Sponsored403bRetirement Plans
  • Paid Holidays Annually
  • Generous Sickand Vacation Pay
  • Additional benefits can be found onhttps://www.bc.edu/employeehandbook

Boston College conducts pre-employment background checks as part of the hiring process and requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19. Boston College is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer. In concert with our Jesuit, Catholic mission, Boston College is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic faculty and staff committed to teaching and working in a multicultural environment and strongly encourages applications for women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and covered veterans.To learn more about how BC supports diversity and inclusion throughout the university please visit the Office for Institutional Diversity at https://www.bc.edu/offices/diversity.

Boston College's Notice of Nondiscrimination can be viewed athttps://www.bc.edu/nondiscrimination.

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