Postdoctoral Research

We are not currently seeking postdoctoral researchers. Please check back later for project-based postdoctoral fellowships that will be announced here.


Graduate Study

We are always looking for enthusiastic and smart graduate students!

If you are interested in joining our group for doctoral studies, you should apply to the Ph.D. Program in Psychological Sciences (Psychobiology track) of the Department of Psychology (

In order to carry out master’s level studies in our group, you can choose to apply to the Department of Psychology for an M.A. in Psychological Sciences (Psychobiology track) ( or to the Boğaziçi University Cognitive Science M.A. Program (

It is highly recommended that you contact Asst. Prof. Ünal ( to discuss your specific interest and plans before you place an application.


Undergraduate Internship

If you are a current undergraduate student interested in neuroscience, you can apply for a 1-3 month summer internship/training in our lab. You can study towards any degree (medicine, engineering, psychology, molecular biology & genetics, etc.) at any university, but you must be on your junior/3rd year or above, having successfully completed an introductory neuroscience/psychobiology course.

If you are willing and eligible, please e-mail your CV (1), transcript (2) and a single-page statement of purpose (3)  to Asst. Prof. Ünal. In addition, a letter of recommendation must be e-mailed to directly by a faculty member of your institution (4). All of these four application documents must be received by May 1st to be considered for the upcoming summer term (2021).