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Postdoctoral Position at the Center for Technology and Behavioral Health in the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

News Date: Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 10:45


Center for Technology and Behavioral Health, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

NIDA T32 Training Program in the Science of Co-Occurring Disorders

Research Focus: Cannabis Measurement, Digital Assessment and Therapeutics 

We have an opening for an early career scientist interested in postdoctoral experience and training in clinical and behaviorally focused research on substance use and related health conditions.  This position is to work primarily with Dr. Alan Budney’s team in the Center for Technology and Behavioral Health, a NIDA P30 Center of Excellence directed by Dr. Lisa Marsch.   

Active Projects include:

Development and Evaluation of a Cannabis Consumption Index

Development and Validation of Digital Therapeutics for SUDs and Co-Occurring Disorders

Digital Health Research on Cannabis Use, Consequences, and Policy

This position will provide opportunities to develop new research projects in related areas. Responsibilities include: (a) collaboration with our research team on digital health studies (e.g., develop and validate a cannabis consumption measure, digital assessment of cannabis use patterns, risk factors and policy, development and testing of transdiagnostic interventions for problematic cannabis use and related problems, (b) recruit, train, and mentor undergraduates to participate in research and develop independent projects, (c) develop your own independent research projects, (d) grant writing experience and practice, (e) attend seminars, workshops, trainings, scientific conferences, (f) submit manuscripts for publication. This position is for those interested in training and experiences that lead to an academic/scientific career.

Position is expected to last 2 years, with the potential for a third. The position will become open on December 1, 2020, but the start date is flexible, and we encourage those who will complete their PhD next Spring or Summer to apply.  Applicants must have completed doctoral training in psychology or a related field to start the position. Individuals from underrepresented or disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply. Dartmouth College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and encourages applications from women and members of minority groups.

Inquire via e-mail, or send letter of interest, CV, and 3 letters of reference to:

Alan Budney, Ph.D.

Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Center for Technology and Behavioral Health, 

Lebanon, NH  03756


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