Career Opportunities

NIH Postdoctoral Research Fellowship


The University of Vermont’s Center on Behavior and Health (VCBH) announces NIH postdoctoral research fellowship opportunities in our internationally recognized center of excellence for the study of substance abuse. 

Eligibility: Applicants must have completed their training in psychology, behavior analysis, cognitive neuroscience, or a related discipline. Trainees are selected on the basis of scholastic record and commitment to a career in neuroimaging and substance abuse research. Individuals must be highly motivated, possess initiative and a desire to learn and expand their interests and expertise.

Appointment:  2-3 yrs.

Benefits: Stipend, medical insurance coverage, and travel funds supported by NIH Institutional Training Awards.

To apply: Send application form (downloaded from VCBH website), a cover letter, curriculum vitae, statement of research interests, and 3 letters of reference to:  Dr. Stephen Higgins c/o Ms. Marissa Wells ( 

General inquiries can be directed to Dr. Hugh Garavan ( and cc’ Ms. Marissa Wells. 

For more information:  Contact Ms. Marissa Wells at