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, three references, and cover letter summarizing their graduate work and describing their future interests. Currently, we are only accepting U.S. Citizens or individuals with a green card. 

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