Research Assistant Professor in Cognitive Neuroscience of Addiction

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine


The Department of Psychiatry at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania seeks candidates for an Assistant Professor position in the non-tenure research track. Expertise is required in the specific area of cognitive neuroscience of addiction. The position requires expertise in advanced neuroimaging techniques applied to substance use disorders with specific experience in pharmacotherapy of opioid use disorder and tobacco regulatory science. Applicants must have a Ph.D. or equivalent degree.

Research or scholarship responsibilities may include conducting mentored, independent and collaborative research using advanced neuroimaging techniques in addictions. Strong record of original peer-reviewed publications and experience in multivariate and other computational methods is required.

We seek candidates who embrace and reflect diversity in the broadest sense. The University of Pennsylvania is an EOE. Minorities/women/individuals with disabilities/protected veterans are encouraged to apply.