We're hiring (a postdoc)!
Updated: Mar 17, 2021
The McMurray Lab is searching for a Postdoctoral Research Assistant to contribute to their ongoing behavioral neuroscience research. This position is to support our animal research (rat) on the immediate and lasting neurocognitive effects of psychedelics (including psilocybin). This research will rely on a variety of behavioral and systems-level neuroscience methods, including operant and non-operant behavioral tests, molecular/histological, chemogenetic, and in vivo neurophysiology methods (electrophysiology and photometry). This position is funded through a sponsored research agreement between Miami University and PsyBio Therapeutics, Inc. (psybiolife.com) and will be for a 1-year term, with the option for renewal contingent on performance. The McMurray Lab is a relatively small, but growing lab in the Department of Psychology. Miami University is a top ranked liberal arts college located in Oxford, OH. It provides a desirable pace of life suitable for people with families, a very low cost of living, a moderate year-round climate, and many cultural and recreational opportunities. Applications from minorities, women, protected veterans,and individuals with disabilities are encouraged. Screening of applications begins immediately and will continue until the position is filled. For more information and to apply, please visit https://jobs.miamioh.edu/cw/en-us/job/498360