The Department of Psychiatry is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Fellow to contribute to our work in clinical neuroscience related to emotion processing, brain chemistry, and hormones in mood disorders. The position will be in the Holsen Lab (PI: Dr. Laura Holsen; http://holsenlab.bwh.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School offers an excellent environment to engage in multidisciplinary, dynamic research training through various collaborative opportunities. Resources include state of the art imaging facilities at the Brigham and Women’s MRI Research Center (BWMRC) and clinical research coordination through the Physiologic Unit of the BWH Center for Clinical investigation [part of the Harvard Catalyst]. The Fellow will have opportunities for publications and presentations using new and existing datasets, and be encouraged to prepare independent research grants. Mentorship will be provided by the PIs, along with opportunities to interact with a diverse team of collaborators including clinicians, neuroscientists, neuroendocrinologists, neuroanatomists, psychiatrists, and physicists.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and an aptitude for writing manuscripts and grant applications are essential. The successful applicant will have the ability to work both within a team and independently, managing several projects simultaneously and training/mentoring research assistants. We are looking for highly motivated, self-driven, creative, and interactive scientists.
How to apply: Interested candidates should send a cover letter, CV, statement of past research experience and long-term career goals, and three letters of references (sent in confidence) to Dr. Laura Holsen: firstname.lastname@example.org.