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.

The Vanderbilt University Developmental Sciences program encourages applications to its PhD program.  The… read more about this opportunity »

The Georgetown Laboratory for Relational Cognition, directed by Dr. Adam Green, is seeking a full-time lab manager with a preferred start date of early summer 2022. Please see the attached advertisement and forward to interested students.  Primary Responsibilities: Collection of brain-imaging… read more about this opportunity »

Please apply now to be part of our 32nd cohort! December 13th is the priority deadline for submission, to be considered for early decision. Any applicants wanting to be specifically considered for internships in biotechnology, biopharmaceuticals, bioinformatics, health IT, or digital health must… read more about this opportunity »

The Brain Development Laboratory in the Department of Psychology and Human Development at Vanderbilt University Peabody College has a Research Assistant position available. The assistant will be involved in a project that investigates the neural basis of reading in children who are deaf and hard of… read more about this opportunity »

The cognitive sciences department at UCI uses a combination of innovative approaches with modern tools to study fundamental human abilities including attention, memory, language, decision making, and problem solving. Graduate research specialties include: Computational and mathematical cognitive… read more about this opportunity »

Join us at UMass Amherst for doctoral education and training in Developmental Science! How to Apply Applications to the University of Massachusetts Amherst are submitted online. Please visit the Graduate School for more information.… read more about this opportunity »

The program examines diverse developmental processes that include culture and context, language, cognition, emotion, social functioning in the family and peer group, developmental psychopathology, and neurodevelopment. As an interdisciplinary program, students are able to take courses and… read more about this opportunity »

The Psychology Ph.D. program at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York invites applications to the Developmental Psychology training area for Fall 2021. Students accepted into the Developmental Psychology program represent a variety of undergraduate… read more about this opportunity »

The Memory Optimization Lab at Rutgers University, New Brunswick directed by Dr. Qiong Zhang is looking to recruit a graduate research assistant to begin around September 1st, 2022. We are a team of psychologists, computer scientists and engineers who are passionate about the… read more about this opportunity »

The University of Notre Dame is coming to campus looking for talented, bright and faith-filled Psychology & Neuroscience Majors/Minors who are interested in the… read more about this opportunity »

Project Coordinator in Irvine, CA - UCI ( The applicant will work closely with the PI for a federally funded project aimed to better understand how to support English learners’ literacy development… read more about this opportunity »

Five developmental psychology labs at UC Merced are recruiting graduate students for Fall 2022. We offer an interdisciplinary training program with a strong emphasis on conducting original empirical research related to the development of children, adolescents, and families, especially in diverse,… read more about this opportunity »

The Mathematics, Reasoning, and Learning Laboratory, directed by Dr. Miriam Rosenberg-Lee, seeks qualified candidates for a funded graduate position in the Department of Psychology at Rutgers University – Newark. MRLab does cutting-edge work at the intersection of neuroscience and education,… read more about this opportunity »

This is an exciting Developmental Master’s Program with a specialization in Early Intervention at Case Western Reserve University. With support from the Department of Education and the university, we have launched an applied developmental program designed to address the burgeoning need for related… read more about this opportunity »

The Learning and Development Research Group, directed by Dr. Jenna Finch at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, is seeking applicants for the Ph.D. program in Developmental Psychology to begin in Fall 2022. Applicants interested in… read more about this opportunity »

Established in 1989, the Institute for Medical Research conducts and supports research and educational activities in collaboration with the Durham VA Health Care System with funds from private companies, governmental agencies, foundations and academic institutions. Today with… read more about this opportunity »