Lab Director: Diana Tamir, PhD


Thanks for your interest in joining our lab! At the Princeton Social Neuroscience Lab, we believe that our science is better with a diverse team. We embrace and encourage our lab members’ differences in age, color, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, language, national origin, ability, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, socio-economic status, veteran status, and other characteristics that make our lab members who they are.


Full-time Research Assistants

We're hiring! The Person Project is looking for a full-time Research Specialist to help develop and deploy psychological studies on our research platform. The ideal candidate will have experience in both psychology and web development. You can apply here


Undergraduate Research Assistants

We are always looking for motivated research assistants to join the lab. 

Interested in joining as a JP student, a thesis student, or a volunteer research assistant? Please complete this survey

Interested in joining us as a work-study Research Assitant? See job posting #37856 here.

Interested in joining us as a JavaScript programmer? See job posting #48218 here.


Graduate Students

Thank you for your interest in the Princeton Psychology or Princeton Neuroscience Institute graduate program. The lab will consider applicants for the 2020-21 cycle. I am open to serving as a primary or secondary advisor to an incoming graduate student. Feel free to include me in your application as one of the faculty with whom you are interested in working. The strongest applicants will be able to draw connections to the work of multiple faculty in the department, and have at least a year of experience working in a research lab. In fairness to all applicants, I refrain from having personal meetings with prospective students prior to the application deadline.


Post-Doctoral Fellows 

If you are looking to join as a post-doctoral fellow, contact Diana Tamir with a cover letter and your CV.


Research Participant

We'd love for you to participate in our studies! 

You can visit The Person Project to participate in a wide range of personality surveys.

If you are interested in participating in one of our neuroimaging studies, fill out this survey to see if you qualify. 

If you are interested in participating in one of our behavioral studies, you can find our studies on the Princeton SONA system.