Open Positions

Undergraduate Students

Under construction

Graduate Students

[Under construction] We are accepting new graduate students through the UAB Behavioral Neuroscience PhD Psychology Program.

Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoctoral research fellow position available to start in 2017. We are particularly looking for candidates interested in semantic memory and/or lesion-symptom mapping. See the Current Research page for more details about current projects. Candidates should have a doctoral degree in Psychology, Cognitive & Brain Science, CSD/SHLS, or related discipline, and experience with one or more of our research methods and/or content domains. Programming experience in R, Matlab, python, or similar language will be preferred. The postdoctoral fellow will be expected to contribute to ongoing projects and to develop an independent line of research. Mentorship, training, and professional development opportunities will be provided to facilitate the fellow’s future career in academic, research, or industry settings.

UAB is a comprehensive, urban research university, ranked among the top 25 in funding from the NIH. Postdoctoral training at UAB is enhanced by the Office of Postdoctoral Education. The medical school is routinely ranked among the top in the US, and interdisciplinary programs are a particular strength, including the Psychology Department’s undergraduate and graduate neuroscience programs. Birmingham is a growing, diverse, and progressive city located in the foothills of the Appalachians. It was recently rated #1 Next Hot Food City by Zagat, it is home to several world-class museums and performing arts venues, and the region offers excellent sites for hiking, camping, boating, swimming, and fishing.

To apply, submit the following:
  • A letter of interest that describes your training, research experience and interests, and career goals 
  • CV 
  • 2-3 letters of recommendation 
Applications will be considered until the position is filled. For full consideration please apply by November 1, 2016. Only complete applications will be considered. Questions and applications can be addressed to Dan Mirman.

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