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.

FEMMES+ [Females and Allies Excelling More in Math, Engineering, and Science] Capstone is a one-day program that introduces Durham students in grades 4-6 to science, math, and engineering through engaging speakers and interactive STEM activities! The event will be held on Saturday, March… read more about this opportunity »

The Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences is seeking a Program Assistant for the Addiction Sciences Division. The candidate will work with Drs. Squeglia and Gray as a Program Assistant on the Adolescent Brain Cognitive Development (ABCD) Study, a large-scale project to study child and… read more about this opportunity »

Psychometrician needed for growing Clinical Neuropsychology Service in the Division of Neurology at Duke University Health System. The role of a psychometrician is the standard administration and scoring of neuropsychological tests. They are practicing psychology for and under the license of the… read more about this opportunity »

The Psychosocial Research Program at Butler Hospital is looking to hire 1-2 full-time research assistants to work on projects related to suicide assessment, prediction, and intervention in psychiatric inpatient and partial hospital settings. In particular, we are hiring for projects focused on the… read more about this opportunity »

We have a few openings for research coordinators at the Center for Healthy Eating and Activity Research at UC San Diego working with Drs Kerri Boutelle and Dawn Eichen. We have a fabulous team (including a few Duke alums) and fabulous weather! We are hiring for two different NIH… read more about this opportunity »

SUMMER TRAINING & RESEARCH FUNDING FOR EARLY CAREER INVESTIGATORS Apply to become a fellow of the NIDA-funded… read more about this opportunity »

Massachusetts General Hospital would like to hire one new Clinical Research Coordinator I for our lab, and we have previously had great candidates from Duke. We’re looking for recent graduates or undergraduate students graduating in May with at least 1 year of related research experience,… read more about this opportunity »

Job Description: Are you looking to explore new opportunities while receiving your degree? We at Bright Achievements are looking for individuals who are passionate about supporting neurodiverse individuals strengths, while also embracing areas for growth. Bright Achievements is a family focused,… read more about this opportunity »

EVMS’ Art Therapy & Counseling, MS PROGRAM is based on growth-oriented and reflective classroom, studio, community and clinical experiences. For more than 40 years, the department’s nationally and internationally renowned faculty have prepared world-class art therapists who are culturally… 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 (lab information) and Dr. Brooks King-Casas (lab information) at the Fralin Biomedical Research Institute at Virginia Tech Carilion in Roanoke, Virginia. Projects in the labs are… read more about this opportunity »

We now are accepting applications for the 2023-2024 Costanzo Teaching Fellowships. The Costanzo Fellowship is a unique opportunity for juniors and seniors to receive substantial training in teaching as part of teaching team for Introductory Psychology (PSY 101). Teaching Fellows… read more about this opportunity »

The Duke LIFE Office is hiring several ASCEND Coaches to help us launch the ASCEND: a program for incoming first-generation first year students that helps them gain experience in STEM courses. ASCEND Coaches will lead teams of students, guiding them through the program and keeping them motivated… read more about this opportunity »

The Language and Cognition Lab at the University of Maryland, directed by Dr. Yi Ting Huang, invites applications for a full-time Project Manager for a NSF-funded project on how language experience across socioeconomic status impacts children’s language processing. The Project Manager will help… read more about this opportunity »

The Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development has several entry-level, full-time, paid, research positions currently available. If you are interested, please send a cover letter and a CV/resume to to be considered… read more about this opportunity »

Undergraduate Summer Brain Research Program Are you interested in learning about cutting-edge neuroscience research and gaining hands-on research experience? Are you considering applying to medical or graduate school in neuroscience, psychology, healthcare, or other related fields… read more about this opportunity »

Neuroeconomics Summer School July 17-29, 2023 University of Pennsylvania - Philadelphia, PA The… read more about this opportunity »

The Learning and NeuroDevelopment Lab (LANDLAB) in the Department of Psychology and Human Development at Vanderbilt University is seeking a Lab Manager/Research Assistant to coordinate behavioral and MRI studies of learning in early childhood.  The LANDLAB is in its first year at… read more about this opportunity »

We are seeking bilingual project assistants (VIP Coach) to work in the Department of Pediatrics at NYU Grossman School of Medicine (PI: Alan Mendelsohn, MD). Our team examines and delivers parenting interventions to improve child development outcomes in at-risk populations at pediatric clinics… read more about this opportunity »

We are currently seeking up to two fulltime research assistants. A parttime position is also possible. These positions will be for a minimum of 1.5 years as part of an NICHD-funded R01 study. The main RA responsibilities will consist of recruiting mothers at a pediatric clinic and conducting home-… read more about this opportunity »

Now Accepting Applications for 2023 Summer Data Workshop  Columbia Population Research Center is now accepting applications for the… read more about this opportunity »