Postdoctoral Position in Gene-Environment Interplay of Aging, posted September 2014

A post-doctoral position is available on an NIA-funded project on gene-environment interplay of social contexts and aging outcomes at the University of California - Riverside (UCR). This project includes data on multiple longitudinal twin studies of aging, including measured environments and GWAS data. The focus of the UCR site is on longitudinal methods and models of gene-environment interplay. This position is ideal for highly motivated individuals with an interest in working with a multidisciplinary and international group of collaborators. Qualifications include a Ph.D. or equivalent degree in Psychology or another relevant field (genetics, bioinformatics, or statistics) and a strong background in behavioral genetics and statistics. Preference will be given to qualified applicants with skills in large database management and statistical programming. The position is available immediately and review will continue until the position is filled. Applicants should send a cover letter and CV and also arrange for 3 letters of recommendation to be sent directly to Dr. Chandra Reynolds (chandra.reynolds@ucr.edu).

The University of California, Riverside is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.