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Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities (Fall & Spring)


We look for bright, motivated JHU undergraduate students to join us in our research during the academic year. A two-semester commitment is required. All positions have currently been filled. Please check back again for future openings. If you have any questions about working with us, please contact us at, or give us a call at (410) 516-6068.

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Download the application: .doc .pdf

All positions are currently filled. Please check again soon for future openings!


LCD Summer Internship Program



Thank you for your interest in our Summer Internship Program! All positions are currently filled.

Inquiries can be sent to

Download the 2016 application

The Johns Hopkins Laboratory for Child Development looks for dedicated, mature individuals to join our research during the summer. We investigate aspects of children’s cognitive development including language learning, memory, reasoning, and numerical cognition. The 2016 internship will be from June 1st - July 29th, and will consist of approximately 30-40 hours of research per week. Students from any college/university are eligible to apply.

Download a detailed description of the 2016 program


Graduate Studies


You can find more information about our department on the Psychological and Brain Sciences website, and about graduate studies at JHU on their Application for Graduate Studies page.