NIH-funded postdoctoral positions are available in the Center for Pain Research, University of Pittsburgh. Training is available to highly qualified applicants in the laboratories of faculty with wide-ranging interests and research programs. Go to http://www.paincenter.pitt.edu/ to review faculty and their research programs.
Applicants must possess a Ph.D. degree (or equivalent) and a strong record of research and productivity. Successful applicants will participate in an educational program designed to train the next generation of pain researchers (descriptions available at the web site given above). Previous experience in pain research is not required of applicants. Salary is based on NIH stipend levels. Applicants should send a curriculum vitae, a statement of research interests, preferably in the form of NIH style Specific Aims, and potential faculty mentors, and the names and contact information of three references to Joanne Hirt (email@example.com). Please see attached form.
Training for Pre- and Post-doctoral Trainees. The training program consist of three primary elements