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New Faculty Listings for the Department of Psychiatry and VIPBG

The Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Department of Psychiatry, Medical College of Virginia of Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, are recruiting for a tenure-eligible faculty position at any rank for a scientist with research interests and experience in the behavioral, molecular and/or statistical aspects of the genetics of psychiatric or drug use disorders. Candidates will join an active, well-funded, multidisciplinary research group and be expected both to establish their own research program and collaborate with other faculty in ongoing projects.

An MD or PhD and advanced research training/experience in genetics or statistics are required. Experience working with epidemiologic or clinical populations is also desired. Salary is commensurate with experience and rank. Send your CV and the names of references to Kenneth Kendler, M.D.

EEO/AA employer. Women, minorities, persons with disabilities encouraged to apply.

Postdoctoral Training in Psychiatric and Statistical Genetics

The Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics is pleased to invite applications for postdoctoral training with a focus on mental health. The Institute offers a rich interdisciplinary training environment. Institute faculty include leaders in the fields of behavioral and psychiatric genetics and represent a wide range of scientific backgrounds from molecular and statistical genetics to epidemiology, psychology, and psychiatry.

Currently funded research at VIPBG includes molecular-genetic studies of schizophrenia, major depression, anxiety and panic disorders, PTSD, substance use disorders and development of statistical methods. VCU’s pioneering twin studies of complex traits – including adolescent behavioral development, adult psychiatric and substance abuse disorders, and pertinent epidemiological risk factors – have given rise to exceptional resources ...

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