Dr. Shams is accepting new grad students in 2020. If you are interested in working with Dr. Shams you can apply to any of the following programs:

  • Cognitive Psychology, Department of Psychology 
  • Behavioral Neuroscience, Department of Psychology 
  • Interdepartmental Neuroscience Program 
  • BioEngineering program

It is strongly recommended that you email Dr. Shams with your CV/resume and a short description of your research interests so that she can advise you as to which of the  programs above may best fit your interests and goals.

Research Assistant Positions

If you are a graduate or undergraduate student at UCLA in the Psychology Department, Computer Science Department, or the Neuroscience Program, and are interested in doing research in our lab, please email Dr. Shams.

Earn $ and contribute to science simultaneously

If you are interested in participating in one of our behavioral or neuroimaging studies as an observer please contact vmplab@gmail.com. For some of the experiments the observers are paid at an hourly rate.