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Postdoctoral Research Position in the laboratory of Dr. Steve Reilly





Applications are invited for a postdoctoral position in the laboratory of Dr. Steve Reilly at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Funding is available immediately on this 5-year NIH-sponsored project. The main focus of the research is to investigate the neural substrates of taste-guided behaviors. The successful applicant will have experience with the following techniques: stereotaxic surgery, histological preparation of brain tissue, excitotoxic lesions, DREADDs, behavioral testing of rodents.


Priority will be given to candidates with (1) a recent PhD in neuroscience, psychology or related field and (2) strong analytical and written skills. To apply, please email, submitting a cover letter (including research interests and experience), CV, reprints and three letters of recommendation. For fullest consideration, please submit an application by October 1, 2016.


The University of Illinois at Chicago is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply. The University of Illinois may conduct background checks on all job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent offer. Background checks will be performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Reporting Act.