The Scheff Lab is always seeking motivated medical researchers that have an interest in the neurobiology of pain and cancer. 

We have several academic positions available: 

Graduate Students:
Prospective graduate students can rotate in the lab after admission to either the Center for Neuroscience at the University of Pittsburgh CNUP or MSTP graduate programs.

Postdocs & senior research scientists:
Postdoctoral candidates can email Megan Atherton ( with a CV, cover letter summarizing their graduate work and describing their future interests and three references. Currently, we are only accepting U.S. Citizens or individuals with a green card. 

All undergraduate students are welcomed to send their CV/resume, a statement of interest, and their academic semester schedule to Megan Atherton (