Joshua W. Buckholtz received his B.S. degree (2003) in Psychology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, where he worked with Joseph Newman. From 2003-2006, he received training in functional imaging and genetics while working as an NIMH post-baccalaureate research fellow in the Genes, Cognition and Psychosis Program under the supervision of Daniel Weinberger, Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg and Joseph Callicott. In 2011, he was awarded a PhD in Neuroscience (with First Honors) from Vanderbilt University under the mentorship of David Zald. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Psychology at Harvard University, where he directs the Systems Neuroscience of Psychopathology laboratory (SNPlab).