Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

Lab Specific Admissions Information

The following information is provided to assist applicants in more fully understanding the specific qualities, characteristics, minimal qualifications, etc… that our specific labs and primary mentors are looking for in a competitive applicant. Please do not confuse the information below with requirements or strict criteria for a lab; instead, they are qualities of an ideal applicant. Note that having these qualities, characteristics, qualifications, etc… will guarantee neither your acceptance or your rejection from our doctoral program. Instead, the information below is intended only to assist applicants with understanding what our labs look for in competitive applicants.