Dr. Briana M Mason featured as Postdoc of the Day!

The National Postdoctoral Association highlighted her as part of National Postdoc Appreciation Week (20-24 September, 2021).

Trainee Spotlight: Alexander M Wasserman, PhD

A look at Dr. Wasserman's time in the T32 program and what's next on the horizon.

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Meet Erin Wood, PhD!

Dr. Wood recently started her postdoctoral fellowship working with Dr. Nathalie Hill-Kapturczak. Get to know more about Erin over on her trainee bio page.

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Drs. Nora Charles & Katherine Serafine featured in Psychiatry Research!

Two former T32 trainees published an article highlighting college student behavior during COVID-19.

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Nora Charles, PhD featured on WDAM News!

Dr. Charles, a former T32 trainee, was interviewed to discuss a study about student mental health conducted at the University of Southern Mississippi.

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Congratulations to Nikki Clauss, PhD!

She won first place in the postdoctoral oral presentation competition for the division for Behavioral Pharmacology of ASPET!

Congratulations to Briana Mason, PhD!

Briana, from Dr. Gregory Collins' laboratory, received first place at the 18th Annual Center for Biomedical Neuroscience Retreat!

NIDA T32 Training Program Postdoctoral Training in Drug Abuse Research: Behavior & Neurobiology

Postdoctoral fellows receive interdisciplinary training across various laboratories and areas of expertise. Fellows are matched with a primary faculty mentor and also work with additional mentors. Taking advantage of the diverse expertise of participating faculty mentors, this program provides concentrated interdisciplinary research training for individuals who are highly motivated to seek a broader training than is typically available in traditional postdoctoral experiences. The expertise of participating mentors includes:

  • Molecular Pharmacology
  • Electrophysiology
  • Neurochemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Behavioral Pharmacology
  • Clinical Trials
  • Human Laboratory Studies


Training Faculty





Learn more about the T32 Training Program! 


Open Positions

Apply to positions on our training program!

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Addiction Journal Club

The Addiction Journal Club covers a very broad range of topics in Substance Use Disorder research and policy, reflecting the diversity of the faculty mentors and trainees in the Program.

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Training Faculty

The diversity of the mentors matches the diverse research interests of the trainees, which enriches the training experience for the entire Program.

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Training Plan

Learn more about the opportunities that's part of the T32 program.

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T32 Leadership

Gregory T Collins, PhD

Co-Director, T32 

Upcoming Events

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NIDA T32 Chalk Talk Session

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NIDA T32 Chalk Talk Session