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®. To learn more about independent study and other research opportunities, click here.

Posted on September 5, 2018

Interested in mentoring opportunities? The Illinois Science & Technology Institute (ISTI) is a nonprofit organization that runs a virtual mentoring platform called the Mentor Matching Engine (MME). MME is an online collaboration tool that pairs... read more  about Mentoring Opportunities- Illinois Science & Technology Institute»

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»

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Posted on November 13, 2018

The PhD program in Developmental and Brain Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Boston is accepting applications, with a December 17th deadline. This is the only program in the Neurosciences at a public institution in Boston. The DBS program... read more  about PhD in Developmental and Brain Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Boston »

Posted on November 13, 2018

Please see pdf document to the right of the screen for clickable links. read more  about Developmental Psychology at the University of Minnesota»

Posted on November 13, 2018

The Vanderbilt University Developmental Sciences program encourages applications to its PhD program. The application deadline is December 1st. The Developmental Sciences faculty shares a common mission: To understand how learning... read more  about Developmental Sciences PhD Program - Vanderbilt University »

Posted on November 13, 2018

The program in developmental psychology at Duke University's Department of Psychology and Neuroscience is now accepting applications for PhD fellowships beginning in the fall of 2019. The departmental website has all of the relevant information;... read more  about PhD in Developmental Psychology - Duke University»

Posted on November 13, 2018

The Developmental Psychology training area of the doctoral program in Psychology at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York invites students to apply for the 2019-2020 academic year. The application deadline is Dec. 1, 2018. Please... read more  about Developmental Psychology at the City University of New York»

Posted on November 13, 2018

Educational Psychology Track If you are interested in motivation, how students learn, and how that is translated into effective learning tools in K12 classrooms, please sign up for... read more  about EdPsych and Research, Assessment, and Evaluation Ph.D. Programs-VCU»

Posted on November 13, 2018

The lab of Dr. Jenna Finch at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln is seeking applicants for the Ph.D. program in Developmental Psychology to begin in Fall 2019. Dr. Finch explores how contextual factors influence children’s early... read more  about Ph.D. at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln»

Posted on November 13, 2018

The CUB (Cognition Underlying Behavior) lab at the University of Mississippi directed by Dr. Stephanie Miller is currently accepting applications for the doctoral program in experimental psychology for the 2019-2020 academic year. Research in the ... read more  about Developmental Psychology Ph.D. Program at the University of Mississippi»

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Posted on March 18, 2018

The Center for Educational Improvement is seeking virtual interns for Spring (start date around April 1) and Summer 2018 to assist with research related to our investigations  of the impact of mindfulness, yoga, and meditation on children and... read more  about Summer Internships - The Center for Educational Improvement - Mindfulness»

Posted on March 18, 2018

The Infant Studies Lab at the University of Notre Dame, under the direction of Dr. Jill Lany, is accepting applications from highly motivated undergraduates and graduating seniors for our Summer Intern Program. The goal of this unpaid internship is... read more  about Summer Internship Program, Infant Studies Lab at the University of Notre Dame »

Posted on March 18, 2018

The Gopnik Cognitive Development Lab at UC Berkeley is now accepting applications for their summer research assistant internship. Interns will gain experience working on multiple projects at all stages of the research process. This is an unpaid ... read more  about Gopnik Cognitive Development Lab Summer Internship Program 2018, UC Berkeley »

Posted on March 9, 2018

Posted 3/9/2018 Child Development Laboratory University of Maryland, College Park  Summer 2018 Internship Program The Child Development Laboratory, http://www.cdl.umd.edu, at the University of... read more  about Summer Internship-UMD Child Development Lab»

Posted on March 9, 2018

The psychology department at the University of Alabama at Birmingham is recruiting undergraduate students for a paid, 10-week summer research program in child/adolescent health and injury prevention funded by the APA. Flyer is attached. Interested... read more  about Paid Undergraduate Research Opportunity at UAB»

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»

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Posted on February 8, 2018

The Cooperation Lab at Boston College directed by Katherine McAuliffe is seeking motivated, reliable and enthusiastic summer research assistants who would like to gain experience with research in social cognitive development. Research in the lab... read more  about Summer Internship in the Cooperation Lab at Boston College»

Posted on February 8, 2018

GENERAL SUMMARY/ OVERVIEW STATEMENT:  We are looking to hire a college graduate with strong organizational and interpersonal skills as a full time research coordinator for several projects investigating the neural basis and nature... read more  about Clinical Research Coordinator II position at Massachusetts General Hospital Psychiatry»

Posted on February 8, 2018

The Department of Psychology at Princeton University is seeking a full-time research specialist (i.e., lab manager/coordinator) to work in the Princeton Baby Lab under the supervision of Dr. Casey Lew-Williams. The successful candidate will have... read more  about Research Specialist (i.e., lab manager/coordinator) Princeton Baby Lab»

Posted on February 8, 2018

The Language and Cognitive Development Lab at UC Berkeley, under the direction of Prof. Mahesh Srinivasan, is now accepting applications for their summer internship. The goal of this program is to provide a comprehensive, hands-on research... read more  about UC Berkeley Language and Cognitive Development Lab 2018 Summer Internship»

Posted on February 8, 2018

Neuroscience of Education Research and Development (N.E.R.D. Lab; nerdlab.ua.edu) As part of the Educational Neuroscience Initiative at the University of Alabama (edneuro.ua.edu), our research examines how the brain supports learning across the... read more  about N.E.R.D. Lab Summer Internship in Educational Neuroscience, University of Alabama»

Posted on February 8, 2018

The Temple Infant & Child Lab is offering summer internships to bright, energetic students who are eager to peer into the world of child development. Directed by Professors Kathy Hirsh-Pasek and Nora Newcombe, the lab conducts both theoretical... read more  about Summer Internship: Temple University Infant & Child Lab»

Posted on February 8, 2018

JOB DESCRIPTION: The Rhode Island Consortium for Autism Research & Treatment (RI-CART) is looking for a highly organized and energetic person to serve as a research assistant. The RA will assist in the acquisition and analysis of participant... read more  about Research Assistant Position, Rhode Island Consortium for Autism Research & Treatment, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island»

Posted on February 8, 2018

Program Coordinator (Full-Time) The Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Complicated Grief Program (CATSD) at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston is accepting applications for a Program Coordinator position. The center... read more  about Program Coordinator Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Complicated Grief Program (CATSD) at the Massachusetts General Hospital»

Posted on February 8, 2018

Research Coordinator (Full-Time) The Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Complicated Grief Program (CATSD) at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston is accepting applications for a Program Coordinator position. The center... read more  about Research Coordinator, Center for Anxiety and Traumatic Stress Disorders and Complicated Grief Program at Massachusetts General Hospital»

Posted on February 8, 2018

Research Assistant position: ASD Development Lab at the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain The ASD Development Lab (PI: So Hyun “Sophy” Kim, Ph.D.) at the Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB; Director: Catherine... read more  about Research Assistant Center for Autism and the Developing Brain (CADB) Weill Cornell Medicine »

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