Join the Lab

The Functional Integration of Addiction Research Laboratory is looking for volunteers and a postdoctoral fellow. Please contact Dr. Amy Janes for general information and see how to apply for the postdoctoral fellow below.

Postdoctoral Research Fellowship

A postdoctoral fellowship is available through the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)-sponsored T32.

The focus of the training is on brain imaging, psychiatry and substance abuse within the Functional Integration of Addiction Research Laboratory, with the ability to collaborate across labs within the McLean Imaging Center. Potential applicants should have a background in one of the following areas or a strong desire to attain training in: neuroscience, brain imaging, computational science, methods development and imaging-related statistics. The program will be tailored to meet the individual’s needs in order to help him/her to develop into an independent researcher with a focus on neuroimaging of addiction or addiction psychiatry. Fellowships are available for 2-3 years.

Applicants should hold an M.D., Ph.D. or equivalent degree in physics/medical physics, computer science, neuroscience, psychology, pharmacology or a related field. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Earliest possible start date is August 1, 2015; salary is commensurate with experience and is dictated by NIH guidelines ( 046.html).

Candidates must be US citizens or hold a green card. Inquiries may be made to the Director of the Program, Dr. Scott E. Lukas at 617-855-2767 or preferably via e-mail at with a copy to the T32 Administrative Assistant, Wendy Tartarini at she may also be reached at 617-855-2174.