Neuroscience Laboratory of Social Behavior

Opportunities

Graduate Students

Dr. Junghee Lee is accepting graduate students in Fall 2021.


Postdoctoral Fellows

The Neuroscience Laboratory of Social Behavior seeks a postdoctoral fellow who is interested in conducting innovative, multidisciplinary research in underlying mechanisms of social dysfunction in serious mental illness. A postdoctoral fellow will be involved in on-going projects and will also have opportunities to conduct original research with a focus on social dysfunction in serious mental illness.

The successful candidates will 1) have a PhD in the field of psychology, neuroscience, or computer science; 2) be highly motivated to understand underlying neurobiological mechanisms of social dysfunction in serious mental illness; 3) have excellent organization and time management skills; and 4) work independently and as part of a team.

Interested candidates, please send 1) a recent CV; 2) a short summary of current and future research interest; and 3) contact info for three professional references.

Stipends will be at standard NIH levels. The start date is flexible. Initial appointment will be for 12 months and will be renewable contingent upon satisfactory performance.


For more information for both positions, please contact Dr. Junghee Lee (jungheelee@uab.edu).

Currently Recruiting Study Participants

We are currently seeking research subjects and healthy volunteers for the "Disrupted Social Preference in Early Psychosis" study.

Research subjects are those with first episode psychosis. You may be eligible for the study if you are between 18-35 years old, have no neurological problems, and have no history of problematic drug or alcohol use in the past 3 months. Participation in this research is voluntary.

We are also seeking healthy volunteers from the community. You may be eligible for the study if you are between 18-35 years old, have no neurological or psychiatric problems, and have no history of problematic drug or alcohol use in the past 3 months. Participation in this research is voluntary.



If you are interested in any of our research projects, please email NLSB.UAB@gmail.com.