Join an interdisciplinary team of Psychiatrists, Psychologists, and Laboratory Scientists
dedicated to advancing trauma-informed knowledge and clinical interventions.
The Postdoctoral Fellow will initiate and conduct experiments for testing candidate therapeutic
agents for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) using behavioral screening assays.
Excellent opportunity for professional growth and full benefits package.
• Doctoral Degree in Neuroscience, Pharmacology, or a related field
related to drug development in a non-mammalian model
specialized procedures such as exposure of zebrafish larvae to a stimulus, measurement
of response using behavioral recording equipment and software, and testing of medicinal
compounds for ability to modify response to stimuli
scientific journals, and grant applications
The Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress, directed by Robert J. Ursano, M.D., is internationally
recognized for cutting edge research, education, and consultation on the psychological and behavioral
effects of trauma and disaster on individuals, families, communities, and the workplace.
The Center is part of the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine
Please send curriculum vitae, letter of interest, and references to:
Holly Mash , Ph.D.
Center for the Study o f Traumatic Stress
Department of Psychiatry, Uniformed Serv ices University of the Health Sciences
4301 Jones Bridge Road, Be thesda, MD 20814-4799
Or apply online at www.hjf.org/careers, ID # 212650
USU is an Equal Opportunity Employer