Internal Opportunities: There are lab and office-related positions available at Columbia University and the information below can help guide you to the appropriate resource:

  1. Check the Research Labs page to see if there is a specific lab or office where you would like to apply.
  2. Inquires should be addressed to individual faculty members whose research areas are of particular interest to you.
  3. Inquiries from Columbia undergraduates regarding work-study positions can be directed to the or directly to faculty
  4. You must be a Columbia student eligible for Federal Work Study in order to be hired for work-study positions but you do not have to be a Psychology major to apply for work-study positions in the Psychology Department.
  5. Applicants please make sure to supply the following information:
External Opportunities: Are sent directly to our faculty members who will circulate the opportunity at their discretion. Electronic submission to of a printable advertisement flyer (see example) which can be posted on a campus bulletin board is also acceptable. If your company offers frequent Psychology-related internships, please contact us so we can add your company name and contact information to the list in our Internships link.


Research Assistant Positions

Lab Coordinator, Columbia Business School Management Department

Associate Research Scientist in Social Psychology in the Columbia Psychology Department

Part-time Research Opportunities at the Columbia Business School


Internship and Volunteer Positions

Volunteer Research Position in Neuropsychology, Columbia Comprehensive Epilepsy Center

Posted on February 15, 2012

The Center for Research on Environmental Decisions (CRED) Earth Institute Internship:

Posted on January 18, 2012

(Unpaid) Internship Program Columbia University/New York State Psychiatric Institute/Child Psychiatric Epidemiology Group

Posted on November 18, 2011

Part-time Opportunity at Columbia Mailman School of Public Health (Columbia University Head Start) For Series of Studies on Early Childhood Obesity
Posted on November 1, 2011

Columbia Mailman School of Public Health For Intergenerational Literacy Program Summer Internship
Posted on July 20, 2011


Miscellaneous Positions

Columbia Business School Seeks Undergraduates for Participation in Research Project

Posted on September 23, 2011

Part-time Reader/Writer/Admin Assistant to Visually Impaired Professor: Columbia Business School

Posted on September 20, 2011

Reader/Writer/Administrative Assistant to a Barnard College Professor

Posted on August 10, 2011

Graduate Assistantship Positions in the Columbia University Office of Multicultural Affairs

Posted on March 21, 2011

Nightline Barnard-Columbia Peer Counseling Referrals

Posted on August 25, 2010

Work-Study Positions 

Currently Enrolled Columbia Students with a Federal Work Study Grant May Apply



Summer Opportunities 2012