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What kind of training do trainees receive?
  • Didactic training in alcohol and substance use disorders
  • Didactic training in research methodologies for the behavioral sciences
  • Supervised individual research placements
  • Seminars, journal clubs, and attendance and presentation at a major alcohol research conference
Who is appointed to this NIAAA T32 training grant?

Each budget year, this grant provides support to four predoctoral students (typically, two in their first year and two in their second year) and three postdoctoral fellows (typically, zero to one year post-degree) interested in alcohol research. Each trainee must be a citizen or a noncitizen national of the United States or have been lawfully admitted for permanent residence at the time of appointment (per the NIH Grants Policy Statement – section 11.3.2.6). This grant strives to support NIH’s Recruitment and Retention Plan to Enhance Diversity (per the NIH Grants Policy Statement – section 11.3.3.4).

Degree Requirements

(per the NIH Grants Policy Statement – section 11.3.2.5)

  • Predoctoral research training is for individuals who have a baccalaureate degree and are enrolled in the SDSU/UCSD Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology. Predoctoral research training must emphasize fundamental training in areas of basic biomedical and behavioral sciences.
  • Postdoctoral research training is for individuals who have received a Ph.D., M.D., or Psy.D., or equivalent doctoral degree from an accredited domestic or foreign institution. Research training at the postdoctoral level must emphasize specialized training to meet national research priorities in the biomedical, behavioral, or clinical sciences.