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 November 13, 2018

APS Annual Convention: The APS portal is open for submissions! The deadline for symposia submissions is Thursday, November 15.  Student affiliates receive discounted convention registration and can also apply for... read more  about Association for Psychological Science Membership Benefits»

Posted on November 13, 2018

Please see pdf to the right of the scree for clickable links. read more  about Undergraduate RA-Duke University»

Posted on November 1, 2018

This position has been filled. Post for future reference only. The Asher Lab (PI: Steve Asher) is seeking research assistants for Spring 2019 for a project examining friendships and social and emotional well-being in adolescence.... read more  about Research assistant positions for a study on adolescent friendships and social well-being @ Duke»

Posted on October 30, 2018

The Tomasello Lab (PI: Michael Tomasello) is looking for individuals to assist on several exciting projects about how young children grow and develop into social beings. These positions will be especially beneficial for students looking for long-... read more  about Developmental Psychology Research Assistant Positions»

Posted on October 22, 2018

From the Office of the Vice Provost for Research: +DS November In-Person Learning Experiences Registration for the November +DataScience (+DS) in-person learning experiences is now available at plus.... read more  about +DataScience (+DS) In-person Learning Experiences»

Posted on October 22, 2018

The Jefferson Education Exchange (JEX), a nonprofit partnered with the University of Virginia, is hosting a series of convenings in partnership with the United States Department of Education Institute of Education Sciences. The convenings will... read more  about Paid - Temporary Job, Jefferson Education Exchange»

Posted on October 17, 2018

The Association for Psychological Science Student Caucus (APSSC) Student Grant Competition is now accepting applications! Take advantage of this great opportunity to win $500 in funding for your research! Don't delay! Submissions are due by November... read more  about APSSC Funding Opportunity»

Posted on October 17, 2018

The Association for Psychological Science Student Caucus (APSSC) is currently seeking student authors to submit 1200-word articles to the Observer Student Notebook that focus on professional development, research, education, and other... read more  about APSSC Seeking Undergraduate Authors»

Posted on September 25, 2018

Have you completed a research paper in a psychology-related field (i.e. psychology, cognitive science, neuroscience, linguistics)? Are you looking for a platform to publish your work? If so, The Undergraduate Research Journal of Psychology... read more  about The Undergraduate Research Journal of Psychology - Call for Submissions»

Posted on September 20, 2018

Paid Undergraduate Research Assistant Position What do Mark Zuckerberg, Sergei Brin, and Lady Gaga have in common? Other than being famous, they were all identified at age 12 as being academically talented. How? Through an academic... read more  about Paid Undergraduate Research Assistant Position at TIP»

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Posted on May 14, 2019

Qualified individuals are invited to apply for a full-time Research Associate position at Haskins Laboratories (https://haskinslabs.org) in New Haven, CT. The successful candidate will join the labs of Professors Nicole Landi, Elena Grigorenko, and... read more  about Research Associate - Haskins Laboratories»

Posted on May 14, 2019

The Infant Communication Lab at the University of Pittsburgh directed by Dr. Jana Iverson (http://www.pitt.edu/~icl) is looking to hire a full-time research assistant starting June/July 2019. This position is ideal for a recent... read more  about Research Assistant at the Infant Communication Lab, University of Pittsburgh»

Posted on May 2, 2019

Yale’s Clinical and Affective Neuroscience Lab (PI: Hedy Kober) is looking for an excellent, highly motivated research assistant. We integrate clinical, behavioral, computational, and neuroscience methods to study craving, emotion regulation, drug... read more  about Research Assistant - Yale School of Medicine Clinical and Affective (CAN) Lab »

Posted on April 29, 2019

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, 2019. This is a 100% position and is for one year. There... read more  about Research Assistant/Lab manager position at UC Davis»

Posted on April 26, 2019

The University of Virginia’s Early Development Laboratory, directed by Angeline Lillard, anticipates hiring a full-time laboratory coordinator (with a preference to applicants who are interested in staying for at least 2 years) to help with studies... read more  about Lillard Lab Coordinator - University of Virginia’s Early Development Laboratory»

Posted on April 26, 2019

Dr. Rachel Wu's Cognitive Agility across the Lifespan via Learning and Attention (CALLA) Lab at the University of California, Riverside is seeking a full-time Laboratory Assistant to begin in Spring/Summer 2019. The lab uses EEG, MRI, eye-tracking,... read more  about Full-time Paid RA Position for a Lifespan Developmental Lab at UC Riverside»

Posted on April 25, 2019

The Massachusetts General Hospital Ammon-Pinizzotto Center for Women’s Mental Health is dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric disorders associated with female reproductive function. The Center provides consultation to women... read more  about Program Manager Position at Massachusetts General Hospital »

Posted on April 25, 2019

The Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development has several research positions open for both entry level and experienced research staff.  Please send a cover letter and CV/resume to Karen.Goetz@duke.edu if you would like to be considered for one or... read more  about Research opportunities with Duke Center for Autism and Brain Development»

Posted on April 25, 2019

This Research Associate/Project Coordinator position will serve as a project coordinator in the laboratory of Dr. Daniel Shaw of the department of Psychology. The individual will be in charge of day-to-day operations for the Toddler/Preschool Cohort... read more  about Research Associate/Project Coordinator for Population-Level Prevention Trial – University of Pittsburgh»

Posted on April 20, 2019

We are looking for a research assistant in my lab, and I'm hoping you can pass this on to any motivated graduating seniors. Information about the position and application submission can be done through this site: https://recruit.ucdavis.edu/JPF02781... read more  about Research Assistant Position in Dynamic Memory Lab UC Davis»

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Posted on January 23, 2019

What is Duke InnoWorks? InnoWorks is a week-long STEM camp held at Duke during O-week for local middle school students. The camp is free of charge, targeting kids who qualify for free and reduced lunch. Throughout the week students listen to... read more  about Duke InnoWorks is looking for volunteer mentors upcoming 2019 camp»

Posted on January 23, 2019

Applications for the Yale Cognition & Development Lab's 2019 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 Summer Internship at the Yale Cognition and Development Lab»

Posted on January 22, 2019

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 2019.  Descriptions of the Program ... read more  about Berkeley Early Learning Lab Summer Internship Program 2019»

Posted on January 18, 2019

We are seeking motivated students to participate first hand in developmental psychological research. Our research aims to understand the cognitive and social foundation of young children’s behavior, including how children think about the minds of... read more  about Michigan Summer Program in Cognition & Early Development (MSPICED)»

Posted on January 17, 2019

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 Cooperation Lab Summer Internship Opportunity at Boston College»

Posted on January 14, 2019

We are now accepting applications for the Undergraduate Summer Workshop in Interdisciplinary Mind and Brain Studies at the University of Pennsylvania, scheduled June 2-15, 2019. This year’s topics are (1) Language Science and... read more  about Undergraduate Summer Workshop in Interdisciplinary Mind and Brain Studies at the University of Pennsylvania»

Posted on January 14, 2019

Columbia Business School is seeking outstanding applications for the 2019 Summer Research Internship program.  The highly selective program provides an intellectually stimulating environment and introduces the interns to the world of business... read more  about 2019 Summer Research Internship - Columbia Business School »

Posted on January 11, 2019

If you are interested in applying to the program please complete this online application by February 10th. We are currently accepting applications for the Diversity Science Research Experience program at the University of Washington under the... read more  about Summer Internships in Diversity Science available at the University of Washington»

Posted on January 11, 2019

The Canine Cognition Center and Social Cognitive Development Lab are seeking applicants for a summer 2019 NSF-REU program. The REU program is supported by an award from the U.S. National Science Foundation (Award #1659085) to Yale University as part... read more  about 2019 National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program - Yale University»

Posted on January 9, 2019

At the Music Lab, we study the basic science of music in an effort to understand how and why humans produce and perceive music at all ages and across all cultures. We are recruiting undergraduate research assistants in the fields of cognitive... read more  about Harvard Music Lab Summer Internship 2019»

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Posted on August 6, 2018

The Clinical Affective Neuroscience & Development Lab at Yale, directed by Dr. Dylan Gee, is seeking a full-time research assistant to begin in summer or fall 2018 (start date flexible) to coordinate a new NIMH-funded study of the neural... read more  about Full-time RA Clinical psych & Neurodevelopment - Yale»

Posted on July 30, 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 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 July 24, 2018

The Scalable Cooperation Group directed by Iyad Rahwan at the MIT Media Lab is seeking a full-time or part-time lab coordinator to start in September, 2018 (exact date negotiable).  The position is for one year with the opportunity to renew... read more  about Lab Coordinator at the MIT Media Lab»

Posted on July 20, 2018

Looking to take a year or two off before medical or graduate school? Interested in gaining research experience and exposure to the field of medicine through seminar and shadowing opportunities? Apply for a position in Dr. Stephen Freedland’s urology... read more  about Three Gap Year Positions at the Institute for Medical Research/Durham VAMC»

Posted on July 20, 2018

We are seeking Spanish-English bilingual project assistants to work on behavioral projects in the Department of Pediatrics at NYU Langone Health School of Medicine, based at NYC H+H/Bellevue (PI: Alan Mendelsohn, MD). We are examining and delivering... read more  about Bilingual Project Assistants (Parent-Child Specialists) in NYC - BELLE Project at NYU Langone School of Medicine»

Posted on July 19, 2018

START DATE AROUND SEPTEMBER 1, 2018 The Child's Play, Learning and Development Lab at the University of Delaware needs a highly capable, eager, and well-spoken individual to serve as a project coordinator and full-time laboratory manager for an IES-... read more  about Lab Manager with Dr. Roberta Golinkoff at the University of Delaware»

Posted on July 10, 2018

The STAR (Scientific Thinking and Representation) Laboratory at Villanova University, directed by Prof. Deena Weisberg, seeks a full-time lab coordinator. More information is below. To read the full ad and apply, please go to this site. This... read more  about Lab coordinator - Villanova University»

Posted on July 10, 2018

Haskins Laboratories in New Haven CT is seeking qualified individuals to fill full-time and part-time Research Associate positions for Behavioral and Neuroimaging Testing. Successful candidates will join a team of researchers who employ behavioral... read more  about Full-time Research Associate Position - Haskins Laboratories»

Posted on July 6, 2018

Research Aide - Psychiatry Department - Geriatrics Division Position Summary Under general supervision, assists in performance of NIMH-funded research studies of depression treatment among underserved elderly in community-based... read more  about Research Aide - Weill Cornell Medical College»

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