The Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will be accepting applications for MD or PhD scientists for postdoctoral positions in the field of Eating Disorders for the summer of 2014. Funding is provided via NIH T32 grant (T32MH076694) Post-Doctoral Training in Eating Disorders. Applications are due November 15, 2013 for start dates in the summer of 2014. Two appointments are anticipated. Appointments will be for two years, with possible extension for another year in exceptional circumstances. Salary is commensurate with qualifications but in all cases equals NIH post-doctoral stipends.
Criteria for selection include demonstrated experience in the area of eating disorders, strong potential to become an independent investigator, interest and (to a lesser degree) experience in project areas, strength in computation and in verbal and written communication, curiosity, and genuine commitment to advancing the scientific rigor of the eating disorders field. Applicants with specific interests in the genetics or biology of eating disorders are strongly encouraged. Fellowships are restricted to US citizens or permanent residents. Applications are due November 15, 2013 for start dates in the summer of 2014.
For more information about the program see Eating Disorders Fellowship Detailed Description of Program (see below). To apply, please follow the instructions found in the 2013 Eating Disorders Fellowship Application Instructions (see below). For technical assistance with the application, please contact Lorri Dolinger at email@example.com and for more information about the training program, please contact the training director, Cynthia Bulik, PhD at firstname.lastname@example.org.