We are currently looking for new members to join our lab. Please contact us by email (PBS-kliemann-lab@uiowa.edu) if you are interested in conducting research with us.


We are looking to hire one postdoctoral scholar on a fully funded position at the earliest time point, with flexible starting dates available throughout 2023. Please visit our job posting for more information on how to apply. 

Feel free to reach out to us about joining the lab. Just email Dorit (dorit-kliemann@uiowa.edu) with a short description of your research interests, your CV, and 2-3 references (for interested graduate students and postdocs).

Lab Manager (Post-Baccalaureate): 

The lab also hires a driven individual to act as the SCN Lab Manager for a duration of one year with the opportunity for extension. Please visit our job posting for more information on how to apply. NOTE: This position has been filled for the 2023-2024 Academic Year.

Graduate students:

Interested applicants should apply through the Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience or Cognition Areas in the Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences.  

We are also affiliated with the  Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Neuroscience and the Behavioral-Biomedical Interface Training Program (BBIP).  

Undergraduate Research Assistants: 

We are accepting undergraduate students (volunteer or credit, honors thesis possible) to the lab who have an interest in studying social cognition, and/or possess an interest in working with individuals with autism and/or brain lesions. Students will have the opportunity take part in different aspects of cognitive neuroscience research, e.g., conducting behavioral research, receiving training on MRI safety and data acquisition, and learning about data processing and analysis. This position is a chance to earn valuable research experience before pursuing graduate degrees in cognitive neuroscience, medicine, clinical psychology, or related fields.

To submit an application, please fill out the following form: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_004xa5goF8fVt8F

In general: 

Feel free to reach out to us about joining the lab or collaborating. Just email Dorit (dorit-kliemann@uiowa.edu) with a short description of your research interests.