I always welcome outstanding students and researchers, who are passionate and committed to doing impactful research, to join my research team. For current openings, see the list below. Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply for independent study and internship at any time. 

Who should apply? Priority goes to motivated and organized individuals with strong academic backgrounds, excellent writing skills, critical thinking, and analytical capabilities. An ideal candidate will be creative and industrious with great attention to details. Evidence of publications is required for post-graduate researchers. Candidates will work in a collaborative, productive, and friendly research team, and can work remotely or at the lab at: 101 Merrimac St, Boston, MA 02114. These opportunities do not include admissions to any academic programs.

How to apply? To apply, please send your CV and a cover letter to msjalali@mgh.harvard.edu, describe your research interests and capabilities, and identify your start date and availability. Cover letter is not required for students taking independent study for credits. Feel free to ask any questions.

Available positions:

Opioid systems modeling:

Postdoctoral fellow

Research associate