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Poldrack Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Russ Poldrack
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Russ Poldrack
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Funding Deadline: 
May 31, 2020 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: We want to understand how the brain gives rise to self-control.

Techniques: We use functional MRI and behavioral studies in humans.


Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

Required skills: Ability to program in Python and/or Javascript is highly preferred though not absolutely required

This lab is particularly interested in mentoring: Undergrads from backgrounds that are underrepresented in STEM, Undergrads with strong computational skills

How to apply: Contact Dr. Poldrack (

Project information: Some projects include: neuroimaging studies of self-control in smoking and binge eating, behavioral studies of the ability to stop behaviors, and development of deep learning methods for neuroimaging data analysis.