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Open Postdoctoral position, faculty mentor Lawrence Fung

Important Info

Faculty Sponsor (Last, First Name): 
Fung, Lawrence
Stanford Departments and Centers: 
Psyc: Behavioral Medicine
Postdoc Appointment Term: 
Applications received prior to November 1, 2022 will be given priority
Appointment Start Date: 
October 1, 2022
How to Submit Application Materials: 

Inquiries and applications should be electronically submitted to: Lawrence Fung, M.D., Ph.D., Stanford University (email address:

The Fung Lab is pleased to announce a postdoctoral fellowship in neurodiversity. This is a one-year position, with a potential option to extend to two years. This position will be offered to well-qualified postdoctoral researchers interested in psychoeducational interventions based on strengths-based model of neurodiversity. The focus of this position is on furthering our research in psychoeducational interventions for neurodiverse / neurodivergent individuals in the workplace. We are seeking applicants who are interested in and have prior experience in the delivery of psychosocial treatments. The fellow will conduct research under the mentorship of Dr. Lawrence Fung. More information about the Fung Lab can be found in the following website: Information about the Stanford Neurodiversity Project (directed by Dr. Fung) can be found here:
The start date is flexible in Fall 2022 or Spring 2023. The position includes health benefits, paid vacation, and sick leave, as well as time to attend national conferences. A detailed description of university benefits is available at:

Required Qualifications: 
  • Applicants must have graduate training in psychology (clinical or experimental), a medical degree, or an advanced degree in a related discipline (Ph.D., Psy.D., M.D., or equivalent); previous research experience; and must have completed all degree requirements prior to start date.
  • Individuals who have earned either their Ph.D. within 3 years of intended start date, or M.D. within 6 years of intended start date are eligible to apply.
  • Previous clinical or research experience with autism is highly desirable, including cognitive behavioral therapy.
  • Underrepresented minority candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.
Required Application Materials: 
  • A current curriculum vitae
  • A letter describing applicable research interests and experiences, as well as any relevant clinical experiences
  • Three letters of reference from individuals familiar with the applicant’s research and future potential


Stanford is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.