Training & Education

The UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders is on the leading edge of clinical and basic research. From bench to bedside, clinical researchers within the program are developing novel methods to enhance and tailor treatment and basic researchers are working to understand the causes of eating disorders. Trainees from all disciplines have the opportunity to take part in a rich array of clinical and research studies currently underway with the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders. Our program includes projects covering topics ranging from anorexia nervosa to obesity, using methodologies ranging from molecular genetics to clinical trials. Our interdisciplinary team includes research faculty, post-doctoral fellows, PhD students, residents, medical students, and postgraduate and undergraduate trainees.

Postdoctoral Opportunities

The UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders within the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill appoints MD or PhD scientists in postdoctoral positions in the field of Eating Disorders.
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Now Accepting Applications:

The Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is now accepting applications for MD or PhD scientists for postdoctoral positions for an NIMH-supported T32 training opportunity. Please click on the links below to access the details of the program, the application instructions, and the application form. Once complete, all application materials should be sent to .

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Education and Training Opportunities for Undergraduates and Postgraduates

Trainees from all disciplines have the opportunity to take part in a rich array of clinical and research studies currently underway with the UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders. The Research component of the program includes projects covering topics ranging from anorexia nervosa to obesity and using methodologies ranging from molecular genetics to clinical trials. At any given time, the eating disorders program includes research faculty trainees, PhD students, residents, medical students, and undergraduate trainees. Click here for current education and training opportunities.

Clinical Psychology Internship

The UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders offers intensive clinical training in the treatment of eating disorders through the UNC Department of Psychiatry Clinical Psychology Internship Program. For program details, click here.