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Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities (Fall & Spring)


We are looking for bright, motivated JHU undergraduate students to join us in our research during the academic year. A two-semester commitment is required. If you are interested in working with us, please contact us with questions or comments at, or give us a call at (410) 516-6068.

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Download the application: .doc .pdf

Currently, all positions have been filled. Please check back for future openings!


LCD Summer Internship Program



We will be holding a part-time Summer Internship Program this year (2015)

All positions have been filled for 2015 but please check back next year!

Please send your applications to

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The Johns Hopkins Laboratory for Child Development seeks 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 internship for 2015 will be part-time, at approximately 20 hours of research per week for approximately 8 weeks. Students from any college/university are eligible to apply.

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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.