Multidisciplinary Training Program in Digital Mental Health
The Multidisciplinary Training Program in Digital Mental Health is a unique postdoctoral program aimed at co-training fellows in mental health (psychology, psychiatry and behavioral science) and human-computer interaction (HCI), including computer science, communication, engineering, design and human factors. This is the first such program funded by the National Institute of Mental Health. It provide training, research and mentorship opportunities in both mental health and HCI research to prepare the next generation of digital mental health scientists to tackle the challenges of the field.
The program is co-led by David C. Mohr, PhD, a clinical psychologist, and Madhu Reddy, PhD, a computer scientist specializing in HCI.
This two-year fellowship will provide training in in digital mental health, team science, research ethics, implementation science, mental health and HCI, with at least 75 percent of the time spent in research activities. The goal of the program is prepare fellows for academic positions or research-intensive positions in industry.
Qualified PhDs and MDs with backgrounds in mental health or HCI are encouraged to apply. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Please send cover letter, CV, statement describing research interests and experience and at least three letters of recommendation to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com.