Fellowship Opportunities

Substance Abuse & Psychopharmacology Human Research at Johns Hopkins

Postdoctoral research fellowships in stimulating, productive program with excellent resources. Prepare as independent investigator. Human Laboratory -- behavioral & clinical pharmacology of abused drugs (abuse liability, self- administration, cognitive/memory function, neuro- imaging); anti-drug-abuse medications development. Opioids, cocaine, anxiolytics, alcohol, caffeine, nicotine, hallucinogens, MDMA, club drugs. Clinical Trials – testing medications, behavioral therapies (esp. incentive/contingency- based), and combinations; psychiatric comorbidity research; addiction & pregnancy/women. Opioid, cocaine, tobacco, mixed/other dependencies.

  • Eligibility: U.S. citizen, permanent resident.
    Many backgrounds are appropriate – from clinical/counseling to experimental/neuroscience

  • NIH stipend levels: $37K - 51K+

  • Start Date: Flexible
  • Faculty: George Bigelow, Roland Griffiths, Maxine Stitzer, Eric Strain, Ken Silverman, Robert Brooner, Miriam Mintzer, Una McCann, et al.
  • Contact: George Bigelow
    BPRU, Behavioral Biology Research Center
    5510 Nathan Shock Drive
    Johns Hopkins Bayview Campus
    Baltimore, MD 21224-6823
    (410) 550-0035
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