Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Institute (ACT; post-doc; USA) - Jonathan Bricker

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Dr. Bricker takes ongoing letters of interest and CVs for potential post doctoral students to be a part of his Tobacco & Health Behavior Science Research Group. Selection is highly competitive.

Jonathan Bricker, PhD, is founder and leader of the Tobacco & Health Behavior Science Group. A licensed clinical psychologist, he is an Associate Member (equivalent to Associate Professor) in the Division of Public Health Sciences at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. He is also an Associate Professor (Affiliate) in the Department of Psychology at the University of Washington. His expertise is in (1) developing and testing innovative interventions for health behavior change and in (2) understanding the long-term psychosocial predictors of health behaviour change. He has been applying this expertise to smoking cessation and plans to expand to other key health behaviors. He has served as principal investigator or co-investigator on a variety of NIH research projects. Among his current research grants, he has a five-year $3.2 million NIH grant for the new “Webquit” study of web-delivered Acceptance and Commitment Therapy for adult smoking cessation and he also has a $3.2 million NIH grant for the "PATH Study" comparing Acceptance & Commitment Therapy with traditional Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. He has published over 40 peer-reviewed research articles in major scientific journals. Currently, he serves as Senior Editor of the journal Addiction and Consulting Editor of Psychology of Addictive Behaviors - the highest impact substance abuse journals. Dr. Bricker received his PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of Washington.

Email jbricker@fhcrc.org for more information.