Internship & Job Opportunities

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Posted on August 31, 2018

The Medical Cognition Lab conducts research on how doctors and patients understand, remember, and use information about medical conditions and treatments.  Sample projects include TV ads for prescription drugs, benefits and risks of treatments,... read more  about Medical Cognition Lab: Research Opportunities»

Posted on August 28, 2018

The Wilbourn Infant Lab at Duke, WILD, (PI: Makeba Wilbur) is looking for undergraduate students to assist on many exciting projects that delve into infant's linguistic and cognitive development. These positions will be extremely valuable for... read more  about Lab Assistant - WILD Lab at Duke»

Posted on August 16, 2018

You’re invited to intern with Let America Vote, Jason Kander’s grassroots organization that is dedicated to protecting voting rights. We are now accepting applications for our fall internship and fellowship programs. We are looking for bright,... read more  about Fall Internships with Let America Vote»

Posted on August 15, 2018

An Opportunity for Students To: Hear from APA President Jessica Henderson Daniel, PhD, ABPP Learn Basic Facts About Working In Psychology Hear About Getting Into Graduate School – What You Need to Know Attend Small Groups... read more  about 25th Psychology Undergraduate Conference»

Posted on August 13, 2018

* This will be a paid position The Moffitt-Caspi Lab is looking to hire one or two undergraduate research assistants for the fall 2018 semester. The lab (led by Drs. Terrie Moffitt and Avshalom Caspi) studies mental health and human development... read more  about Research Assistant Positions in Moffitt-Caspi Lab»

Posted on July 27, 2018

THIS LAB IS NO LONGER ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR FALL 2018. CHECK BACK SPRING 2019 The Empathy Lab (PI: Rita Svetlova) is looking for individuals to assist on several exciting projects about children’s social development. These... read more  about Developmental Psychology Research Assistant Positions Fall 2018 and Spring 2019»

Posted on March 9, 2018

Posted 3/9/2018 A reminder that applications for the 2018-2019 Costanzo Teaching Fellowships are due next Friday, 3/9.  The Costanzo Fellowship is a unique opportunity for undergraduates to receive substantial training in teaching as part of the... read more  about Costanzo Teaching Fellowship»

Posted on March 1, 2018

    Volunteer Internship Opportunities in Research & Analysis Graduate students and other volunteers who would like to gain work experience in research and analysis at the National Endowment for the Arts are invited to... read more  about Volunteer Internship Opportunities in Research & Analysis»

Posted on February 8, 2018

North Carolina Early Childhood Funders Collaborative Project Manager Title: Project Manager Reports To: N.C. Early Childhood Funders Collaborative Schedule/Location: Flexible Status: -Independent Contractor, Approx. 20 hours/week, One year grant... read more  about NC Early Childhood Collaborative Part-time Project Manager Position»

Posted on December 21, 2017

Research Assistant Opportunity Principal Investigators Drew Hilton and Genevieve Lipp, Computer Science Project Manager: Kim Manturuk, Duke Learning Innovation Job description: Perform analyses of de-identified student course data using SAS or Stata... read more  about Research Assistant Computer Science at Duke»

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Posted on September 20, 2018

Position Summary: Applications are invited for a full-time research coordinator in the JK Lifespan Development lab of Dr. Jungmeen Kim-Spoon, in the Department of Psychology at Virginia... read more  about Research Coordinator in the JK Lifespan Development lab - Virginia Tech»

Posted on September 10, 2018

Dr. Lisa Oakes with the Center for Mind and Brain at the University of California, Davis seeks to fill a Research Assistant/Lab manager position starting ASAP. This is a 75% position to work at UC Davis on a collaborative multi-site project... read more  about 75% research assistant position at UC Davis»

Posted on September 10, 2018

Please find information about the position below and by going to https://jobs.wustl.edu/ and searching for Job ID 41527. The Early Emotion Development Program at Washington University School of Medicine is hiring one full-time... read more  about Full Time Research Assistant - Washington University»

Posted on September 10, 2018

Dr. Perla B. Gámez, an associate professor of psychology at Loyola University Chicago (https://www.luc.edu/psychology/people/faculty/facultystaff/perlagamez/), is actively recruiting one PhD student to join her research team starting in the fall of... read more  about PhD in Developmental Psychology with Dr. Perla B. Gámez - Loyola University Chicago »

Posted on September 6, 2018

Seeking a highly motivated college graduate to provide support for an NIH-funded trial on stress and opioid use disorder under the direction of R. Kathryn McHugh, PhD. The position will be based at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA. Specific... read more  about Research Assistant- McLean Hospital»

Posted on September 5, 2018

We are looking for a Research Study Coordinator to join the Gaab Lab (www.gaablab.com) and the Innovation and Digital Health Accelerator (IDEHA; https://accelerator.childrenshospital.org/) as soon as possible. The successful... read more  about Several open positions at Boston Children's Hospital»

Posted on August 31, 2018

We are looking for a full-time paid Research Assistant to work 40 hours per week for about 2 years on a NIH-funded study of parent-adolescent interactions, adolescent emotion-related brain function, and how these relate to... read more  about Paid Full-Time Research Assistant in Psychology at George Mason University»

Posted on August 31, 2018

A research assistant position is available for an NIH-funded project on the cognitive and neural mechanisms of age effects on memory and decision making. This project is a collaboration between the laboratories of Gregory Samanez-Larkin (www.mcablab... read more  about Research assistant for project on memory, decision making, and aging Center for Cognitive Neuroscience Duke University»

Posted on August 28, 2018

The University of Washington READI Lab (Research on Early Autism Detection and Intervention), directed by Dr. Wendy Stone, has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time Research Study Assistant. The Research Study Assistant will work on a community... read more  about Research Assistant - University of Washington READi Lab»

Posted on August 24, 2018

The Research-to-Policy Collaboration is hiring two positions. The first position would be particularly well-suited for an early-career researchers who have some applied experience, are looking to strengthen their policy experience, and are willing... read more  about Two Positions - Research to Policy Collaboration, DC and Remote»

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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 September 15, 2017

The Child Cognition Lab (PI: Deb Kelemen) currently has an opening for a Research Assistant to begin Fall 2017. The Child Cognition Lab conducts research projects with children and adults. We are currently engaged in a large-scale,... read more  about Research Assistant Position at BU Child Cognition Lab (Deb Kelemen)»

Posted on September 15, 2017

Full-time lab manager position at the University of Michigan (Prof. Felix Warneken) Prof. Felix Warneken at the Department of Psychology of the University of Michigan is hiring a full-time Lab Manager to coordinate and conduct... read more  about Full-time lab manager position at the University of Michigan (Prof. Felix Warneken)»

Posted on September 13, 2017

2+ Positions in Psych and Neuro: Graphic Design / Communications / Research Posted Monday, Dec 04 '17 11:57 a.m. Federal Work-Study Psychology and Neuroscience Psychology and Neuroscience is hiring 2 or more students to do some combination of the... read more  about Graphic Design/Communications/Research Positions in P&N»

Posted on September 11, 2017

The Learning to Talk Lab seeks an energetic, detail-­‐oriented, highly organized and innovative individual to support the UMD Toggle Talk Project.  This is a 4-­‐year project funded by the Institute of Education Sciences of the Department of... read more  about Full-time research position at the University of Maryland»

Posted on September 6, 2017

The Lab of Action and Body (http://www.pc.rhul.ac.uk/sites/lab/), led by Prof Manos Tsakiris, at the Department of Psychology, Royal Holloway, University of London, is recruiting for a Research Assistant Position. The successful candidate will work... read more  about Research Assistant Position on Interoception, LAB @ RHUL, University of London»

Posted on September 6, 2017

The mission of the College Transition Collaborative (CTC) is to create higher education learning environments that foster equitable student outcomes, by bridging research and practice. The CTC: Elevates students’ psychological experience of college... read more  about College Transition Collaborative: Research Coordinator»

Posted on August 28, 2017

Candidates are being considered for a full-time Research Support Specialist position in Dr. Matthew Lerner's Social Competence and Treatment Lab in the Department of Psychology at Stony Brook University. This... read more  about Full-Time RA position at Stony Brook, NY»

Posted on August 28, 2017

PSYCHO-EDUCATIONAL EVALUATOR, McGovern Institute for Brain Research, to administer and score standardized cognitive and language assessments in children, adolescents, and adults; and train and supervise colleagues to administer and score selected... read more  about Psycho-Educational Evaluator @ MIT»

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»

Posted on August 23, 2017

The Social Cognition Lab at the University of Miami, directed by Dr. Elizabeth Simpson, is in search of a full-time Lab Manager to begin in the fall of 2017. The Social Cognition Lab studies the development of social behavior in infants, including... read more  about Lab Manager Position - University of Miami, Florida»

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