Academic Employment Opportunities

Associate Project Scientist (exp: 5/22/22)

UCLA Department of Psychology Lecturer for 2022-2023

UCLA Department of Psychology Lecturer (Cognitive) for 2022-2023

The psychology department is looking for lecturers to teach courses in cognitive psychology. Full-time employment for applicants qualified to teach multiple courses may be a possibility. The starting annual rate, for full-time lecturers is $66,259. For applicants who are currently employed at another institution, the salary rate will be commensurate with experience.

Assistant Project Scientist (exp. 5/6/22)

Lecturers 2022-23

Applications are invited for full and part-time Lecturers, which will be available during the Fall 2022 and Winter and Spring 2023 quarters

Postdoctoral Scholar (Exp. 04/31/22)

Dr. Bruce Chorpita is accepting applications for a Postdoctoral Scholar in the Department of Psychology at the University of California, Los Angeles. Responsibilities include working on two William T. Grant Foundation-funded multi-site projects (collaborating site: University of South Carolina; Kimberly Becker, PI), as well as providing support to a global initiative for the measurement anxiety and depression in youth.

Postdoctoral Scholar (Exp. 12/01/21)

Applications are sought for a full-time Postdoctoral position. The successful candidate will work on a collaborative and interdisciplinary project in the laboratories of Dr. Alicia Izquierdo and Dr. Andrew Wikenheiser in the UCLA Department of Psychology (https://izquierdolab.psych.ucla.edu and https://wikenheiserlab.psych.ucla.edu/).

Postdoctoral Opportunity

Center for Assessment and Prevention of Prodromal States (CAPPS)

Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior

Postdoctoral Opportunity

We have an opening for a Postdoctoral Fellow studying interactions between stress and fear using rodent models such as stress-enhanced fear learning in the Fanselow Laboratory at UCLA (https://fanselowlab.psych.ucla.edu).

Postdoctoral Opportunity

The Wikenheiser laboratory (https://wikenheiserlab.psych.ucla.edu/) at the University of California, Los Angeles is seeking candidates for a postdoctoral fellow position. Our group studies how neural representations support behaviors and cognitive processes such as learning, memory, and decision making. Primary techniques in the lab include single-unit recording in freely-behaving rats, optogenetics, and computational analysis/modelling.

Postdoctoral Opportunity

The UCLA Anxiety and Depression Research Center directed by Michelle G. Craske, PhD. is seeking a clinical scientist (Postdoc) with neuroimaging experience. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a range of studies being conducted in collaboration with Susan Bookheimer, PhD. that focus on fear learning and extinction, reward processing, emotion regulation and executive functioning as risk markers of psychopathology and as mediators, moderators and outcomes of novel treatments for depression and anxiety.

Postdoctoral Opportunity

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral fellowship under the joint mentorship of Dr. Carolyn Parkinson (Dept. of Psychology) and Dr. Mason Porter (Dept. of Mathematics) to begin Spring or Summer 2019 (the start date is somewhat flexible).

Postdoctoral Opportunity

Applications are sought for a full-time, NIH-funded Postdoctoral position. The successful candidate will work as part of an interdisciplinary research team in the laboratory of Dr. Alicia Izquierdo in the UCLA Department of Psychology (https://izquierdolab.psych.ucla.edu).

Postdoctoral Opportunity

Applications are sought for full-time, NIH-funded Postdoctoral Scholar position at UCLA. The successful candidate will work as part of an interdisciplinary research team in the laboratory Dr. Kate Wassum in the UCLA Department of Psychology.