Research Training

Alcohol Research Program offers comprehensive research training to pre-doctoral and post-doctoral fellows.  In addition, there are summer research internships for high school, undergraduate and medical students.

NIH Institutional Training Grant for Pre-and-Post-doctoral Fellows entitled "Neuroimmune endocrine Effects of Alcohol"


This program is funded by the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).  The overall goal of the program is to provide state-of-the-art research training for a select group of pre- and post-doctoral trainees who wish to pursue a career in the field of alcohol research.  The successful candidate will have the opportunity to conduct research in one of the several laboratories.  For detailed information, see the faculty page.  The members of the training faculty are independent investigators with strong research programs supported by extramural funding.  Faculty and trainees meet regularly at bi-monthly seminars in which trainees and their mentors present their findings.

Individuals interested in this training program should send their curriculum vitae, along with three references and a short letter describing research interests and career goals to:

Mashkoor A. Choudhry, PhD
Director, Alcohol Research Program
Loyola University Chicago
CTRE Building 115 - Room 322
2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153
E-mail: arp@luc.edu

Training for high school, undergraduate and medical students

Each summer, the Alcohol Research Program offers summer research internships to high school, undergraduate and medical students. Students interested in summer internships should send a letter of interest, and a resume to: arp@luc.edu

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