Internship & Job Opportunities

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Posted on May 30, 2018

The Gaab Lab is looking for a Research Assistant to assist with all study phases of functional and structural MRI for several projects. This includes subject recruitment for pediatric research studies which will include close interaction with... read more  about Research Assistant for infant/pediatric neuroimaging at Boston Children's Hospital»

Posted on May 25, 2018

Apply by May 30, 2018. The Translational Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience laboratory (PI: Dr. Cameron Carter), is recruiting for three to four Junior Specialist (research assistant) positions at the UC Davis Medical Center, with... read more  about Clinical Neuroscience Research Assistant (three positions) - UC Davis TCAN Lab»

Posted on May 22, 2018

University of Pittsburgh, Full-Time Research Assistant Position: Infant Behavior Research, Salaried Position, BA/BS Required Start date June-July, 2018. *Great opportunity to work with infants *Be part of cutting-... read more  about Lab Research Assistant - Pitt Infant Communication »

Posted on May 21, 2018

Research Assistants Needed for Implementation Study of Early Care and Education Center Serving Low-income Children Overview: Dr. Brenda Jones Harden, Professor, Department of Human Development and Quantitative Methodology at the... read more  about Research Assistant - University of Maryland, College Park»

Posted on May 21, 2018

The Michigan Ross Behavioral Lab at the University of Michigan is seeking a full-time research technician to start in August 2018. The deadline to apply is June 4. The Michigan Ross Behavioral Lab accommodates a variety of... read more  about Full-Time Research Technician - University of Michigan Ross Behavioral Lab»

Posted on May 18, 2018

Call for Applications: Junior Specialist, Pool--Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences (JPF01260) The Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for a pool of... read more  about Call for Applications: Junior Specialist, Pool - UC, Santa Barbara»

Posted on May 18, 2018

The Lab for Social and Moral Development and the Lab for Early Social and Brain Development at the University of Virginia are seeking a Lab Coordinator. Research in these labs focuses on the development of social, emotional, and moral development in... read more  about Full-Time Lab Coordinator - University of Virginia»

Posted on May 17, 2018

The RISE (Residential Interns Seeking Excellence) internship is a thirteen month-long paid position that provides recent college graduates the opportunity to gain valuable experience in the mental health field, while living on the beautiful, 300... read more  about RISE-Paid Internship»

Posted on May 17, 2018

The University of Maryland Developmental Social Cognitive Neuroscience Lab directed by Dr. Elizabeth Redcay (www.dscn.umd.edu) is seeking a full-time research assistant (called Faculty Assistant at UMD) starting this summer 2018.... read more  about Lab Manager/Research Assistant - University of Maryland»

Posted on May 17, 2018

Full-time research technician position available starting immediately in the Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience Laboratory (dcnl.georgetown.edu) directed by Chandan Vaidya.  The successful applicant will be responsible for fMRI data collection,... read more  about Research Technician – Lab Manager Georgetown University, Washington, DC»

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Posted on March 1, 2018

Posted 03/01/2018 INTERNSHIPS IN CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA TraumaClinic once again has internship/practicum positions available in Cape Town for students in Psychology and Social Work in 2018. TraumaClinic offers a unique opportunity to gain... read more  about Internship In Cape Town, South Africa, TraumaClinic»

Posted on March 1, 2018

Posted 03/01/2018 The Social Skills, Imagination and Theater (SSIT) Lab in the Applied Developmental Psychology Group at George Mason University (PI: Dr. Thalia Goldstein) is seeking motivated, reliable, and enthusiastic summer research assistants... read more  about Summer Research Assistant Internship at George Mason University - Dr. Thalia Goldstein's Social Skills, Imagination and Theater (SSIT) Lab »

Posted on March 1, 2018

Posted 03/01/2018 The Berkeley Early Learning Lab (BELL), under the direction of Dr. Fei Xu, is now accepting applications from highly motivated undergraduates and graduating seniors for our Summer Internship Program in 2018.  Descriptions... read more  about University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley Early Learning Lab Summer Internship Program»

Posted on March 1, 2018

The Learning Research and Development Center at the University of Pittsburgh invites undergraduate students who are interested in gaining research experience in learning sciences to participate in their summer internship program. A... read more  about Summer Internship in Learning Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh»

Posted on March 1, 2018

Applications for the Yale Cognition & Development Lab's 2018 summer research internship program are now available on our website (https://cogdevlab.yale.edu/).  Our annual summer internship provides the opportunity for highly... read more  about Yale Cognition & Development Lab 2018 Summer Internship»

Posted on March 1, 2018

Children’s Mercy Hospital (located in the Kansas City metro area) announces summer scholar Counselor (typically undergraduate students) and Lead (typically graduate students) Counselor positions for our Summer Treatment... read more  about Counselor and Lead Counselor Summer Scholars, Children's Mercy Hospital, Kansas City»

Posted on February 16, 2018

Summer Internships in Vermont & Wisconsin, The Most Incredible, Life-Changing Summer Experience on the Planet! WHAT IS CAMP AKEELA? Camp Akeela is a fun, traditional overnight summer camp with locations in Vermont and Wisconsin for boys and... read more  about Camp Akeela Summer Internship»

Posted on February 16, 2018

The Social Skills, Imagination and Theater (SSIT) Lab in the Applied Developmental Psychology Group at George Mason University (PI: Dr. Thalia Goldstein) is seeking motivated, reliable, and enthusiastic summer research assistants who would like to... read more  about Summer Internship at George Mason University»

Posted on February 16, 2018

2nd Annual University of Delaware Undergraduate Workshop in Cognitive and Brain Sciences Are you an undergraduate interested in learning more about cognitive and brain sciences? If so, the Department of Psychological and Brain... read more  about 2nd Annual University of Delaware Undergraduate Workshop in Cognitive and Brain Sciences »

Posted on February 8, 2018

Summer Internship at the Center for Autism Research (CAR) at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). Students will be immersed in an environment of rigorous scientific research and training. As interns at CAR, students will contribute to... read more  about Internship at the Center for Autism Research (CAR) at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP). »

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Posted on August 28, 2017

Paid Research Assistant Position: Specialization in Digital Animation Do you have experience with digital animation? Are you interested in linguistics and psychology? Apply to work on an NSF-funded project on the comprehension of language and... read more  about Paid Research Assistant Position: Specialization in Digital Animation at UNC Chapel Hill»

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Posted on July 13, 2017

Job Summary: This full-time (37.5 hours per week over 12 months) position involves assistance with planning and implementing a research study on “Promoting Emotion Regulation to Enhance Cognitive Functioning in Older Adults” (funded... read more  about Research Project Coordinator at Northwestern University (Start: September 1, 2017) »

Posted on July 13, 2017

Send questions and resumes to jobs@cal.org.   Research Assistant, Language Assessment CAL Classification: Research Assistant IProgram Area: World Languages and... read more  about Research Assistant, Language Assessment, Center for Applied Linguistics, Washington, D.C.»

Posted on July 11, 2017

This full-time (37.5 hours per week over 12 months) position involves assistance with planning and implementing a research study on “Promoting Emotion Regulation to Enhance Cognitive Functioning in Older Adults” (funded by the... read more  about Research Project Coordinator at Northwestern University »

Posted on July 10, 2017

Recruitment Period Open date: January 23rd, 2017 Last review date: June 9th, 2017 Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled. ... read more  about JR Specialist Psychological & Brain Sciences, University of California, Santa Barbara»

Posted on July 10, 2017

Clinical Research Coordinator II:  We are seeking a Research Coordinator to perform a variety of tasks that support the day-to-day operations of the lab.  Responsibilities will include: conducting literature searches, drafting IRB-related documents... read more  about Clinical Research Coordinator II, The Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Genetics Unit (PNGU) in the Center for Genomic Medicine (CGM) Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) Main Campus (Boston)»

Posted on July 6, 2017

The Thirty Million Words Initiative at the University of Chicago is looking for a Research Support Assistant to transcribe videotaped parent-child play sessions recorded in our longitudinal randomized controlled trial (RCT).  The transcripts... read more  about PT Research Support Assistant - Thirty Million Words (University of Chicago)»

Posted on June 30, 2017

The Thirty Million Words Initiative at the University of Chicago is looking for a part-time Research Support Assistant to support the implementation of a randomized controlled trial in partnering health clinics across Chicago.  The individual... read more  about PT Temporary Research Support Assistant Position at Thirty Million Words, University of Chicago»

Posted on June 28, 2017

We are now recruiting for an internship for Fall 2017.  It is a paid internship, which will run from September 11 through December 8.  We are looking for applicants who have a bachelor’s or master’s degree in psychology, experience with assessment... read more  about Fall internship at the Brookings Institute»

Posted on June 28, 2017

We seek candidates with experience working with developmental populations. Experience working in a preschool classroom is preferred but not required. As both involve testing at various locations, access to transportation is essential (standard gas... read more  about Project Coordinator - University of Massachusetts, Amherst»

Posted on June 26, 2017

The Causality and Mind Lab at Brown University (https://www.brown.edu/research/labs/causality-and-mind, PI: David Sobel) is seeking a lab coordinator for NSF-funded projects on children's belief revision, social learning, and exploration in both... read more  about Lab Coordinator Position, the Causality and Mind Lab at Brown University »

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