If you are interested in learning more about our program and becoming an AD-RCMAR Scientist, email Jennifer Reichstadt, with a) your CV and b) a brief personal statement of your research thus far and interests (or biosketch) at jreichstadt@health.ucsd.edu.

Pilot Project Focus: Projects must be focused on behavioral, psychological, social, and/or economic research related to AD/ADRD.

Requirements: Selected AD-RCMAR Scientists are expected to develop a pilot project proposal with assistance from AD-RCMAR leadership, attend monthly training seminars, present their AD-RCMAR research at workshops, complete an Individual Career Development Plan, and engage in other career and research development activities. In addition, AD-RCMAR Scientists will regularly report their career development and research progress during their year of AD-RCMAR support and thereafter as their careers advance.

Eligibility: All applicants must be a current U.S. citizen or hold a U.S. Permanent Resident Visa. Applicants should also be junior faculty members (e.g., Assistant Professor) from SDSU (San Diego or Imperial Valley campus), UC San Diego or another local¬†or regional¬†academic institution. Applications are encouraged from individuals from diverse backgrounds, including, but not limited to, racial and ethnic groups underrepresented in biomedical and behavioral research, individuals with disabilities, and/or women (see, Notice of NIH’s Interest in Diversity,¬†NOT-OD-20-031).