Internship & Job Opportunities

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Posted on March 20, 2019

Deadline for submitting abstract: Friday, March 22, 2019. Submissions from all areas of psychology are welcome. See complete information and proposal form on document attached to the right of this page. Why participate? Submissions... read more  about Spring 2019 Poster Session NC Psychological Foundation / Association »

Posted on March 13, 2019

Want to get creative with data? Mingle with data analysis professionals from industry and academia? Compete for prizes and glory? At DataFest you'll get a chance to work on a large, complex, and surprise data analysis challenge over a weekend. And... read more  about DataFest 2019»

Posted on March 3, 2019

For more information contact Dr. Jutta Street at streetj@campbell.edu  or visit us online at https://education.campbell.edu/psychology/carolinas-­‐psychology-­‐conference/ read more  about 2019 Carolinas Psychology Conference»

Posted on March 3, 2019

Georgia Southern University is proud to announce the 2019 AASP Southeast Regional Conference will be hosted on Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30 at Georgia Southern University... read more  about 2019 Association for Applied Sport Psychology Southeast Regional Conference »

Posted on February 26, 2019

On April 22, 2019 from 10-2pm in Penn Pavilion, the Duke University Visible Thinking Symposium will be taking place. This event celebrates the achievements of undergraduate researchers and explores their original scholarship in the humanities, ... read more  about Visible Thinking Symposium April 22, 2019 10-2pm»

Posted on February 19, 2019

We welcome submissions for Discussion Sessions, Posters, Individual Papers, and Symposia, and encourage proposals from a wide variety of disciplines on topics related to development from age 18 to 29. 2019 Presidential Symposium on... read more  about The Society for the Study of Emerging Adulthood (SSEA) is now accepting submissions for the 9th Conference on Emerging Adulthood - October 10-12, 2019 in Toronto, Canada.»

Posted on February 19, 2019

North Carolina is a key player in the conversation over mental health. Amid an era being dubbed by some as a “mental health crisis,” issues of mental health policy, relevant legislation, and advocacy are as important as ever. The National Alliance... read more  about Discussion on Mental Health Policy with Dr. Michelle Laws – Evening of Wednesday, February 27»

Posted on February 18, 2019

We invite you to join us for the 25th anniversary edition of the annual Wisconsin Symposium on Emotion held on April 10 and 11, 2019 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison! We are thrilled to bring... read more  about WI Symposium on Emotion: 25 Years of Progress in Affective Neuroscience»

Posted on February 18, 2019

We will be offering up to 40 travel awards. These are intended for young students, undergraduates, graduate students, or postdoctoral researchers prior to their first faculty position. The award amounts are expected to be limited by $800, $1000, or... read more  about Travel Awards for Students to Attend "The Brain Produces Mind by Modelling"»

Posted on February 18, 2019

Seeking two virtual graduate  interns to assist with a project to foster compassionate school cultures, alleviate trauma, and reduce the risk of mental health concerns in schools in New England.  In conjunction with the Yale University's Program for... read more  about Two Virtual Intern Opportunities with the Childhood- Trauma Learning Collaborative, MHTC_NE»

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Posted on September 9, 2019

The Parents Promoting Early Learning project directed by Drs. Elizabeth Votruba-Drzal, Heather Bachman, and Melissa Libertus at the University of Pittsburgh is looking to hire two full-time research assistants starting as soon as possible... read more  about Research Assistant @ University of Pittsburgh»

Posted on September 9, 2019

To start January 2020. One position is open for a full-time research assistant to work on a new research project in the Child Development Lab. This multi-site project is investigating the effects of prenatal... read more  about Research Assistant - Child Development Laboratory @ University of Maryland, College Park»

Posted on September 9, 2019

1 fully funded (for UK/EU students) PhD studentship in infancy and early development research for entry in April 2020 (an earlier start date can be considered) See www.lancaster.ac.uk/leverhulme-dsp .... read more  about Ph.D. Position - Infancy Research @ Lancaster University, UK»

Posted on September 9, 2019

The Developmental, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neuroscience (DCBN) in the Department of Psychology at the University of Houston invites applications for the Ph.D. program for the 2020-21 academic term. Deadline for applications is December 15... read more  about Developmental, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neuroscience (DCBN) Ph.D. Program | University of Houston»

Posted on September 9, 2019

The Social Origins Lab at the UC Berkeley Department of Psychology (PI: Jan Engelmann) is seeking a full-time lab manager for a 1-2 year appointment beginning as soon as possible. Research in the lab addresses how social and cognitive abilities... read more  about Lab Manager - Social Origins Lab | University of California, Berkeley»

Posted on September 6, 2019

The Social Origins Lab at the UC Berkeley Department of Psychology (PI: Jan Engelmann) is seeking a full-time lab manager for a 1-2 year appointment beginning as soon as possible. Research in the lab addresses how social and cognitive abilities... read more  about Lab Manager Position | Social Origins Lab @ University of California, Berkeley»

Posted on September 5, 2019

We are seeking a motivated, experienced associate in research to support a project that investigates the ecological, social, and environmental determinants of land use change and infectious disease transmission in Madagascar. The associate in... read more  about Associate in Research: Land Use Change, Biodiversity, and One Health in Madagascar»

Posted on September 4, 2019

Full-Time Research Assistant, Family Conflict and Children’s Coping and Adjustment | University of Rochester, Mt. Hope Family Center Principal Investigator: Patrick... read more  about Full-Time Research Assistant | University of Rochester»

Posted on September 3, 2019

The CALLA Lab at the University of California, Riverside is recruiting new doctoral students for the upcoming academic year. Under the direction of Dr. Rachel Wu, our work is dedicated to better understanding cognitive development (... read more  about Cognitive Agility across the Lifespan (CALLA) Lab at University of California, Riverside »

Posted on August 30, 2019

Applications are invited for a Research Assistant (RA) at the UCL Child Vision Lab with Dr. Tessa Dekker and Prof. Gary Rubin. The lab is based UCL Division of Psychology and Language (PALS) and the UCL Institute of Ophthalmology (IoO), with close... read more  about Research Assistant - UCL Child Vision Lab (London)»

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Posted on February 4, 2019

The Harvard Lab for Developmental Studies invites undergraduate students and graduating seniors to apply for our 2019 summer internship program under the direction of Dr. Susan Carey and Dr. Jesse Snedeker. Our research asks how infants can go from... read more  about Harvard Lab for Developmental Studies 2019 Summer Internship with Dr. Susan Carey and Dr. Jesse Snedeker»

Posted on February 1, 2019

The Boston Attention and Learning Lab (https://www.bu.edu/ballab/index.html), led by Drs. Joseph DeGutis and Mike Esterman, is seeking summer research assistants to contribute to the study of prosopagnosia, individuals with severe face recognition... read more  about Summer RA positions at Harvard Medical School's Prosopagnosia Study»

Posted on February 1, 2019

The Centre for Cognitive Development, under the directorship of Dr. Darko Odic at the University of British Columbia, is inviting motivated students interested in developmental and cognitive science research to join us for a Summer Internship... read more  about University of British Columbia (UBC) Centre for Cognitive Development - 2019 Summer Internship»

Posted on February 1, 2019

The Davidson-Broughton Summer Study Program is now accepting applications for Summer 2019 . This 8-week program is a collaboration between Davidson College and Broughton Hospital, a state psychiatric facility serving western North Carolina.... read more  about Davidson-Broughton Summer Study Program»

Posted on January 31, 2019

Our Summer programs continue to fill at a record rate, and I would encourage any interested students to apply now to avoid disappointment. This year has been the first that we have offered our Student Aid scheme, which grants up to $3,263... read more  about City Internships | Summer Programs»

Posted on January 24, 2019

The Stanford Psychophysiology Lab, overseen by Dr. James Gross, is seeking research assistants to contribute to the Home-Sleep Study. The project seeks to understand how wake-time emotion regulation and sleep-time processes interact. ... read more  about Stanford Summer Research Assistant Opportunity »

Posted on January 24, 2019

The Psychology Research Experience Program (PREP) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison provides intensive mentoring and experience in scientific research and professional development to undergraduates from historically underrepresented populations... read more  about Psychology Research Experience Program (PREP) at the University of Wisconsin–Madison »

Posted on January 23, 2019

The Social Skills, Imagination, and Theatre Lab at George Mason University, under the direction of Dr. Thalia Goldstein, is seeking excellent undergraduate and MA students for our summer internship program.  Research in the SSIT lab focuses on... read more  about Summer Internship in the Social Skills, Imagination and Theatre Lab, George Mason University»

Posted on January 23, 2019

Community Psychiatry PRIDE is a dissemination and implementation research lab that has a special focus on reducing mental health disparities among racially and ethnically diverse individuals. Much of our work takes place in the Chelsea community,... read more  about Summer 2019 Volunteer Internship at Massachusetts General Hospital »

Posted on January 23, 2019

The Department of Psychology at Carnegie Mellon University is excited to announce its 4th Summer Research Experience for undergraduate students from underrepresented minority groups! This program is funded by the Institute of... read more  about Summer Research Experience for undergraduate students from underrepresented minority groups at Carnegie Melon University - Pittsburgh, PA»

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Posted on November 13, 2018

NSF-REU Site: Comparative and Developmental Origins of Social Cognition at Yale | Dates: June 3- August 9, 2019 The Canine Cognition Center and Social Cognitive Development Lab are seeking applicants for a summer 2019 NSF-REU program. The REU ... read more  about Summer 2019 NSF-REU program at Yale»

Posted on November 13, 2018

The Temple University Infant and Child Laboratory at Ambler (Directed by Professors Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Nora Newcombe) is seeking a project coordinator to work with Dr. Hirsh-Pasek on a project investigating play and creativity in young children.... read more  about Lab Coordinator: Temple University Infant & Child Lab»

Posted on November 13, 2018

Applications due: December 1. Internship to start January 2019. Seeking cognitive psychology interns to assist with research and writing related to neurobiology and child development, trauma, mindfulness, social emotional development, yoga/... read more  about Virtual Education/Psychology Intern- Center for Educational Improvement»

Posted on November 7, 2018

The Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), Emotion and Development Branch, Section on Mood Dysregulation and Neuroscience (SMDN) and Neuroscience and Novel... read more  about Research Assistant-DHHS/NIH/NIMH- Bethesda, MD»

Posted on November 7, 2018

The Partnership for Appalachian Girls’ Education (PAGE) serves girls in Madison County, North Carolina. Our mission is to inspire and empower rural girls through innovative education, so they can become leaders in a new Appalachia. See pdf to the... read more  about 2019 PAGE Summer Internship Application»

Posted on November 6, 2018

We are looking for a full-time lab coordinator to work on a project investigating the development of reciprocal behavior in children. The primary responsibility is to conduct developmental studies in the Social Minds Lab at the University of... read more  about Full-time lab coordinator - University of Michigan»

Posted on November 5, 2018

The Cooperation Lab at Boston College, directed by Dr. Katherine McAuliffe, is seeking a lab manager / research coordinator. The position is full time with full benefits. Our lab focuses on the origins of cooperation in human development and ... read more  about Full Time Lab Coordinator, Cooperation Lab - Boston College»

Posted on November 2, 2018

We are launching the 5th Annual Come on Out-Japan Summer Internship Program and extending our invitation to top Universities and Japanese high school students for a cross-cultural learning experience. We will be on campus Monday, November 5... read more  about Come On Out - Japan 2019 Internships»

Posted on November 2, 2018

For this academic year, City Internships will be offering Winter, Spring and Summer Programs in 9 locations: London, Paris, New York, Washington D.C., Miami, Chicago, Los Angeles,... read more  about City Internships | International Work Experience - Applications Now Open»

Posted on November 1, 2018

The Translational Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience laboratory (PI: Dr. Cameron Carter), is recruiting for a Junior Specialist (research assistant) position at the UC Davis Medical Center.  Positions have a one year appointment... read more  about Clinical Research Assistant position open at UC Davis TCAN Lab»

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