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POSTDOCTORAL POSITIONS IN DRUG ABUSE RESEARCH:  The University of Vermont announces the availability of three post-doctoral research fellowships in an internationally recognized center of excellence for the study of drug abuse.  Fellows have opportunities for training in a wide range of human laboratory and treatment-outcome research.  Current openings are with: STEPHEN HIGGINS (, 802-656-9614) in delineating behavioral and pharmacological processes central to understanding and effectively treating cocaine dependence as well as cigarette smoking among pregnant women;  STACEY SIGMON (, 802-656-9987) in developing (a) an effective pharmacological treatment, using buprenorphine and naltrexone, for prescription opioid abuse and (b) developing a behavioral smoking cessation intervention for opioid-maintained patients.  Applicants must have completed doctoral training in behavior analysis psychology, or a related discipline and be U.S. citizens or permanent residents.  Salary is competitive commensurate with experience  (PGY 1 to PGY 7) and supported by an NIDA/NIH Institutional Training Award.  For more details on the positions please contact the investigators directly at the e-mail addresses/phone #s shown above.  To apply please forward a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and three letters of reference in c/o Ms. Diana Cain, University of Vermont, Dept. of Psychiatry, 1 So.Prospect, UHC MS#482, VT  05401.  The University of Vermont is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.

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