Open Positions

Undergraduate Students

Applications are now open for summer and fall 2024. 

Completed applications must be sent to childfam@bu.edu

The Child and Family Health Lab has a team of student researchers who play an integral role in the day-to-day conduct of our research studies.

Spanish speakers are encouraged to apply!

Requirements for Joining the Child & Family Health Lab

  • Interest in pursuing graduate education (e.g., Ph.D./Psy.D., M.D., M.P.H., M.A./M.S.W.)
  • Commitment of at least 8 hours per week to lab-related research activities (lab meeting attendance, transcription, and data cleaning/management, with the potential for a future additional independent project)
  • Commitment of two semesters to the lab (fall, spring, or summer)
  • Completion of the Experimental Design (PSY 211) and/or Statistics courses (preferred but not required)
  • Able to attend weekly lab meetings

Applications will remain open until mid-March, unless otherwise stated.


Prospective Graduate Students (MA and PhD)

Dr. Long will be accepting a new doctoral student for the 2024/2025 academic year.

For more information on applying to the doctoral program in clinical psychology, please visit http://www.bu.edu/psych/graduate/clinical/applying/.

For more information on applying to the master’s program in psychology, please visit http://www.bu.edu/psych/graduate/masters/apply/.