Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities Posting Rate
Non-member for profit organizations.......$500.00 per position posting
ACNP members........................................No charge
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Early Career Physician/Scientist & Imaging Researcher

The PediMIND program of Bradley Hospital (affiliated with Brown University) is seeking a U.S. licensed early career physician & neuroimaging researcher to join our group.
Sponsor(s): Brown University

Postdoctoral Research Fellow Openings

The Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders Program at UC San Diego (under the direction of Murray Stein, MD, MPH and Charles Taylor, PhD) invites applications for two postdoctoral research fellow openings to begin as early as January 2018 (later start dates are also possible, for example, July or August 2018).
Sponsor(s): University of California, San Diego

Child Mental Health T32 Postdoctoral Fellowship

The PediMIND program of Bradley Hospital (affiliated with Brown University) is inviting applications for postdoctoral fellows via Brown University's Child Mental Health T32 program.
Sponsor(s): Brown University

Project Scientist Position

A Project Scientist position is available in the UCLA Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior to study the neural phenotypes associated with reward, emotion, and perception in disorders of body image.
Sponsor(s): Semel Institute UCLA

Postdoctoral Trainee (T32)

The Training Program in Emotion Research (NIH T32 grant) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison will have two, 3-year postdoctoral positions starting in Fall, 2018.
Sponsor(s): University of Wisconsin-Madison

Assistant Professor in Psychological and Brain Sciences

The University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) has embarked on a multi-year, multi-departmental expansion in neuroscience and related areas of research. As part of this growth, the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences invites applications for an Assistant Professor, tenure-track faculty position in the Neural Basis of Motivated Behavior.
Sponsor(s): University of California, Santa Barbara

Postdoctoral Fellowship

The Holsen Lab is seeking a full-time Postdoctoral Fellow to contribute to our work in clinical neuroscience related to reward processing, hormones, and appetite phenotypes in depression (PI: Dr. Laura Holsen).
Sponsor(s): Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Assistant/Associate/Full Professor

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of Florida is recruiting for two faculty positions at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level with clinical and research expertise in major depressive disorder (MDD). Board certified psychiatrists and Ph.D.level psychologists are encouraged to apply. Salary is competitive and includes attractive benefits. Start-up funding is available. Interested applicants are required to apply through Careers at UF website: https://jobs.ufl.edu Req# 503103
Sponsor(s): University of Florida

Postdoctoral Positions in Drug/Alcohol Addiction, Stress, Emotion and Chronobiology

The Department of Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience has openings for up to four postdoctoral positions for NIH and NSF-funded research programs. We are specifically welcoming applications from highly motivated individuals with interest in one or more of the following basic research areas: neurobiology of drug/alcohol addiction, stress, emotion; and chronobiology.
Sponsor(s): Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine

Postdoctoral Fellow

The Mood and Psychosis Research Program led by Dr. Katherine E. Burdick is looking for one postdoctoral fellow wishing to pursue neurocognitive research in major psychiatric disorders. Psychiatric disorders, understanding their etiologies, and directly targeting them with treatment.
Sponsor(s): Brigham and Women's Hospital - Harvard Medical School

Mood Disorders Senior Clinical Researcher

The Department of Psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco invites applications for an established independent clinical investigator focused on mood disorders.
Sponsor(s): University of California, San Francisco

Postdoctoral Position in Clinical Addiction Research

The position is in the Emotions in Addiction Laboratory of Dr. Margaret Wardle, part of the Center for Neurobehavioral Research on Addiction. The Center's research spans from human laboratory studies through clinical trials of addiction treatment, with an emphasis on the role of emotional functioning in stimulant and opiate use disorders.
Sponsor(s): University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

Postdoctoral Research Position

The Scripps Research Institute, Florida- An early-stage postdoctoral research position is available in the Bohn Laboratory of Scripps Florida in the area of GPCR pharmacology and drug discovery.
Sponsor(s): The Scripps Research Institute

Director, Division of Therapeutics and Medical Consequences

As a Scientific Executive, the Director, DTMC, is one of the eight senior leaders at NIDA and a key advisor to the Institute Director. The Director, DTMC, provides senior leadership for the development and administration of an international preclinical and clinical research program focused on developing innovative behavioral, biological, and pharmacological treatment approaches for cocaine, methamphetamine, opiate, cannabis, and tobacco use disorders.
Sponsor(s): National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)

Faculty Member

The Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) Department of Psychiatry is seeking a full-time faculty member with M.D., Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. and a strong record of research accomplishment related to clinical neuroscience and public sector psychiatry.
Sponsor(s): Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC)

Postdoctoral Position

The Mood and Personality Disorders Program of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York is recruiting a Post Doctoral Fellow to play a key role in an NIMH R01 Study of emotion regulatory mechanisms, which integrates neuroimaging, psychophysiological and behavioral analyses.
Sponsor(s): Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

NIH Postdoctoral Fellowships in Addiction Research

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), Division of Intramural Clinical and Biological Research, and The National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), Intramural Research Program, Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), is recruiting for post-doctoral fellows (MD and/or PhD) to conduct research in the Section on Clinical Psychoneuroendocrinology and Neuropsychopharmacology (CPN) located in the Mark O Hatfield Clinical Research Center on the main NIH campus in Bethesda, MD.
Sponsor(s): National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Post and Predoctoral positions in Neuroimaging of Mood Disorders

The Yale School of Medicine Mood Disorders Research Program has postdoctoral and predoctoral positions performing NIH-­ and foundation-­funded multimodality magnetic resonance imaging (MRI, DTI, fMRI) research projects in mood disorders at 3T and 7T.
Sponsor(s): Yale School of Medicine

Postdoctoral Fellowship

The research involves study of somatic DNA variation in CNS disorders, as potential sources of risk CNS diseases.
Sponsor(s): University of Pennsylvania

Postdoctoral Position in Molecular Neurobiology of Mood Disorders

The laboratory of Mood Disorders and Translational Research is seeking a Postdoctoral fellow to study the molecular neurobiology of major depression using animal models, human post-mortem brain, and peripheral blood cells.
Sponsor(s): University of Alabama at Birmingham

Adult Outpatient Psychiatry

The Emory Clinic is seeking an academic or clinical psychiatrist interested in joining a vibrant mental health team. Our clinicians, educators and researchers are invested in providing high quality care in an innovative environment. The qualified candidate will serve as a full-time attending in the adult outpatient program of Emory Clinic and will help develop evidence-based and specialty treatment programs as well as educate the next generation of psychiatrists.
Sponsor(s): Emory Clinic

Faculty Position

A full-time faculty position is available in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences at the Assistant, Associate, or Full Professor level for a clinical researcher studying any area of child psychiatry.
Sponsor(s): UC Davis School of Medicine

Community Education

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Member Interviews

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