- Department of Psychology
Internships & Research Opportunities
Undergraduate Research Assistants
Visit our Frequently Asked Questions section on how to get involved in research today! Explore our faculty by their areas of interest, to find your best match. For future research opportunities, check the Tufts Summer Scholars Program and the Laidlaw Scholars Program.
Weekly External Opportunity Digests
- 7/10 to 7/14/2021
- 6/28 to 7/3/2021
- 6/19 to 6/26/2021
- 6/5 to 6/12/2021
- 5/29 to 6/5/2021
- 5/22 to 5/28/2021
- 5/15 to 5/21/2021
- 5/10 to 5/14/2021
- 5/1 to 5/7/2021
- 4/24 to 4/30/2021
- 4/17 to 4/21/2021
- 4/10 to 4/17/2021
- 4/3 to 4/9/2021
Other External Opportunities
Research Coordinator, Annenberg School for Communication
University of Pennsylvania
Chinese Language Neuropsychology Externship Opportunity (Remote)
The Alzheimer's Disease Research Center (ADRC) at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
Opportunity for Research Experience Internship in Clinical Neuropsychology and Neurology
Boston Children's Hospital
Post-Bacc Research Assistant starting Summer 2021
Clinical Research Coordinator
The Integrated Brain Health Clinical and Research Program (IBHCRP) in the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School (MGH/ HMS) has an opening for a Research Coordinator, working under the direction of Dr. Ana-Maria Vranceanu.
Clinical Research Assistant
The Lymphedema Research Program at Massachusetts General Hospital is seeking a clinical research assistant with an understanding of research and an interest in patient care.
Full-Time Clinical Research Coordinator starting in June of 2021
The Mongan Institute for Health Policy Research Center at Massachusetts General Hospital
Postgraduate Research Fellowship
Postgraduate research fellowship in clinical research at the Program for Anxiety Disorders at the Yale Child Study Center.
Research Project Coordinator
Full-time Research Project Coordinator in the Department of Medicine at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island (WIH). The Research Project Coordinator provides support for the daily activities of clinical research studies, including overseeing the work of the interns and project assistants.
Mass. Eye and Ear & Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging
Clinical Research Coordinator I
The Department of Anesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
The Research on Affective Disorders and Development (RADD) laboratory, Boulder, CO
Department of Neuroscience, School of Medicine, Tufts University
Clinical Research Coordinator, Massachusetts General Hospital
The Coordinator supports the study of patients and healthy control volunteers within a clinical investigational setting focusing on critical research issues in Gastroenterology and Eating Disorders.
Full-Time Research Assistant Position, starting late Spring/Summer 2021
Vision Attention Lab, Harvard Medical School, Dr. Jeremy Wolfe
Post-Baccalaureate Research Assistantship in Educational & Psychological Science
UC Santa Barbara and UT Austin are recruiting graduating seniors for a Post-Baccalaureate Research Assistantship in Educational & Psychological Science. Post-bacs spend one year contributing to a fast-paced, mission-driven effort to refine and deliver an effective mindfulness intervention for high schools.
The Rockefeller University Research Assistant Program (RURA)
The world's leading biomedical research university is hiring. Rockefeller University is recruiting aspiring scientists to work in our labs and learn from our world-class researchers. It's a great way to explore what being a scientist is like—and a stepping stone to a rewarding career, no matter where you decide to go next.
Paid Summer Opportunity at Harvard Business School
Program for Research in Markets & Organizations is a 10-week summer community of undergraduates participating in research affiliated with HBS faculty. The Program seeks to create a community of scholars who are inspired by and are committed to pursuing excellence in management and business research.
Full-time Lab Coordinator / Research Assistant for Summer 2021
The Translational Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience (T-SCAN) Lab at Rice University (PI: Bryan Denny, PhD) invites applications for an NIH-funded full-time lab coordinator / research assistant position to begin in summer 2021 (exact start date negotiable).
Clinical Research Assistants/Mobile Exposure Coaches
Pediatric Anxiety Research Center, Bradley Hospital, Alpert Medical School, Brown University
PARC is looking for several full-time clinical research assistants and/or mobile exposure coaches for research projects.
Fully-Funded NSF Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) from May 11th to July 9th, 2021
The Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University
PAID Summer Research Internships at Yale University, School of Management
The Yale University program in Organizational Behavior is seeking several summer research assistants (20-30 hours/week, for a stipend of $4,000) to work on research projects at the Yale School of Management in New Haven, CT.
Clinical Research Asst II - Treatment & Etiology of Depression in Youth Lab
A full-time Research Assistant (RA) position is available within McLean Hospital's Treatment & Etiology of Depression in Youth Laboratory, directed by Christian Webb, PhD (Assistant Professor, Harvard Medical School).
Clinical Research Coordinator
Research Coordinators are responsible for managing and coordinating the clinical studies as members of the research team within the Depression Clinical and Research Program, the Outpatient Psychiatry Division of the Massachusetts General Hospital.
Pre-Doctoral Fellowship Opportunities
Marcus Autism Center, in conjunction with Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University School of Medicine, is offering two-year fellowships in five scientific subspecialties.
Summer Research Fellowship
mPOWER- Minority Pipeline for Obesity and Eating Disorder Research
Full-Time Research Technician, Northeastern University
Working on an NIH-funded study of emotion regulation in everyday life across adulthood.
Caltech WAVE Fellows Undergraduate Research Program
The WAVE Fellows program provides support for undergraduate students, who are underrepresented in STEM and intent on pursuing a PhD, to conduct a 10-week summer research project under the mentorship of Caltech faculty.
U. Wisconsin Psychology Research Experience Program
This NSF-funded SROP provides 10 weeks of intensive mentored research experience in a Dept. of Psychology or affiliated lab
Full-Time Paid Research Coordinator
Mount Sinai, Department of Psychiatry, New York
Intern (i.e. undergraduate or other)
Work in a histology/histopathology laboratory under the direction of Dr. Jean Augustinack, The Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)