New Participation Page!

We have added a new page to our website! Participate On the “Participate” page, you can now view information about all of our ongoing studies, participation criteria, and instructions on how to get involved. We would love to talk more with you about any of...

We’re growing the team! Postdoc opportunity.

We are growing the team and hiring a postdoctoral researcher! The postdoctoral researcher will initiate and lead new projects at the intersection of memory and decision making and contribute to ongoing projects. Candidates must have a PhD in Psychology, Neuroscience,...

Prospective graduate students: Virtual Discover UChicago

Join Us at Virtual Discover UChicago! Virtual Discover UChicago will now be held as a week-long event on October 17-23, 2021.  The University of Chicago is offering talented individuals traditionally underrepresented in their fields a personalized virtual visit to...

NIMH-funded Post-doctoral T32 Fellowship: Applications are open!

Interested in the cognitive neuroscience of maladaptive decision making and eating disorders?  The Midwest Regional Post-Doctoral Training Program in Eating Disorders Research is currently inviting applications for the 2022 class to begin fellowship in the summer of...

Calling all undergrads: RA opportunity!

The Bakkour Memory and Decision Lab is seeking highly motivated undergrads who are interested in joining the lab as a Research Assistant! The position is available to start ASAP, with an expected minimum commitment throughout the Spring Quarter (April-June 2021)....

PhD Applicants: Submit your applications by December 1!

For Fall 2021 matriculation, online applications for Psychology PhD programs must be submitted by December 1, 2020 through the Division of the Social Sciences.  We are looking to recruit doctoral students to join the lab next fall! Please reach out to Dr. Bakkour if...