Internship & Job Opportunities

See below for current listings of internships, paid jobs, research, and professional development opportunities. The lists below are not exhaustive. Be be sure to make use of other resources like Linkedin® and see our listing of Other Job Boards.

Seeking a motivated associate to assist with behavioral and functional MRI experiments, starting in summer 2021. An ideal candidate would be a newly-graduated undergraduate who has a strong curiosity about cognitive and computational neuroscience, and has relevant coursework and laboratory… read more about this opportunity »

We are looking for a full-time PhD and Postdoctoral researcher to join the newly founded Minerva Group ‘Language Evolution and Adaptation in Diverse Situations’ (LEADS), led by Dr. Limor Raviv, at the Max Planck Institute for Psycholinguistics in the Netherlands.  PhD position:… read more about this opportunity »

The Emerging Minds Lab at Arizona State University, directed by Dr. Kelsey Lucca, is recruiting a full-time lab manager to begin in June 2021. The… read more about this opportunity »

We have an opening for a research technician to assist with neurobiological and behavioral studies of the effects of adolescent alcohol exposure and paternal cannabinoid exposure in rats.  Our group is highly collaborative and offers excellent opportunities to learn neural and behavioral techniques… read more about this opportunity »

The Bizzell Group (Bizzell), one of the fastest growing companies in America, is seeking a part-time Research Associate to support the firm’s Federal Government client on a time-limited research project in a collaborative, positive… read more about this opportunity »

We are currently accepting applications for the 2021 Department of Psychology Sneak Peek Program at Northwestern University. The Sneak Peek Program is a great opportunity for students from traditionally-underrepresented backgrounds considering a PhD in psychology to learn more about the graduate… read more about this opportunity »

The Temple Cognition & Learning Lab, directed by Dr. Elizabeth Gunderson, is hiring one full-time Research Assistant with a preferred start date of July 1, 2021. This position presents diverse opportunities to participate in cutting-edge developmental psychology research, and is funded by the… read more about this opportunity »

The Neuroplasticity & Development Lab in the Johns Hopkins Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences invites applicants for a full-time Research Assistant position.   Our research: The Neuroplasticity & Development Lab investigates the contributions… read more about this opportunity »

The Institute for Policy Research at Northwestern University (IPR) invites applications for a full- time Project Coordinator and Data Analyst starting Summer 2021. The Project Coordinator and Data Analyst will serve as an integral member of the Northwestern University Two-Generation Research… read more about this opportunity »

The University of Maryland Developmental Social Cognitive Neuroscience Lab directed by Dr. Elizabeth Redcay (… read more about this opportunity »

The University of Maryland Developmental Social Cognitive Neuroscience Lab directed by Dr. Elizabeth Redcay (… read more about this opportunity »

The Lab for the Developing Mind (https://www.labdevelopingmind.com/, PI: Moira Dillon) in the Department of Psychology at New York University is… read more about this opportunity »

The Lab for the Developing Mind (https://www.labdevelopingmind.com/, PI: Moira Dillon) in the Department of Psychology at New York University is… read more about this opportunity »

The Department of Psychiatry is currently seeking a Clinical Research Coordinator to oversee the day-to-day clinical research activities for research studies on the treatment and biological basis of eating disorders. The Research Coordinator will be responsible for recruiting subjects, scheduling… read more about this opportunity »

The SCIP (social cognition & intergroup processes) Lab, directed by Dr. Sylvia Perry at Northwestern University in the Department of Psychology seeks a full-time (with benefits) lab manager/research technician beginning the Summer or Fall of 2021. The initial appointment will be for one year,… read more about this opportunity »

We are seeking Research Assistants to join AIR’s Learning Supports program area. This position can be located out of any of the following AIR locations once offices are reopened: Crystal City, VA, Rockville, MD, Austin, TX, Chicago, IL, or Chapel Hill, NC. Responsibilities… read more about this opportunity »

Professor Sandra Waxman of Northwestern University is currently seeking a full-time research study coordinator for research project on infant language and cognitive development.  We seek a full-time research study coordinator to manage a very active research program at the Project on Child… read more about this opportunity »

A full-time Research Assistant is being sought to support multiple NIH-funded projects in the labs of Dr. Pearl Chiu and Dr. Brooks King-Casas (https://fbri.vtc.vt.edu/research/labs) at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at Virginia Tech… read more about this opportunity »

Two Full-time Research Associate (RA) positions are available in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh. The RAs will work on a large, longitudinal research study, the Pittsburgh Girls Study (PGS) under the direction of Drs. Alison Hipwell and Kate Keenan. In this NIH-funded… read more about this opportunity »

Dr. Lisa Oakes with the Center for Mind and Brain at the University of California, Davis seeks to fill a research assistant position at the Junior Specialist level starting as soon as June 1, 2021, depending on funding. This is a 100% position and is for one year. There may be a possibility for… read more about this opportunity »

Occupational Summary We are seeking a full-time Clinical Research Specialist, Senior (CRS, Sr.) to work on two longitudinal NIH-funded studies that examine neurobehavioral outcomes in HIV infection and chronic marijuana use. The research assistant will conduct activities to… read more about this opportunity »

The Purdue Language Learning and Meaning Acquisition (LLAMA) Laboratory is hiring a research project coordinator / technician for a NIH-funded project titled “Lexico-semantic abilities in language growth and delay.”  Start date can range from May to July.  This position could be a great fit either… read more about this opportunity »

We seek applicants for a 3-year PhD position beginning August 1, 2021 (starting date is negotiable) at the chair of Developmental and Educational Psychology I, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität (LMU) München, under the supervision of PD Dr. Tobias Schuwerk. The position is part of a DFG-funded… read more about this opportunity »