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Industrial/Organization Psychology Internships

Internship Opportunities:

Cape Resorts

  • Site Website:
  • Location: Cape May, NJ
  • SIte Supervisor: Megan Rue
  • Contact Information:
    • Phone Number: 609-884-6525

CAPS: Anti-Violent Initiatives at TCNJ

    • Site Website:
    • Location: Ewing, NJ
      • On-campus
    • Site Supervisor: Michelle Lambing
    • Contact Information:
      • Phone: 609-771-2272
    • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: Spring 2024, Fall 2024
    • Application Process:
      • There are four positions from August until May
      • Application links go live typically in February
      • Group interviews are conducted through March
      • Students are hired in April and given multiple asynchronous training opportunities of the summer.
      • Formal, in person training is scheduled the week before school.
    • Essential Job Functions: 
      • Check out the website, for specific job functions, depending on the internship position you desire

DoughMain Financial Literacy Foundation

  • Site Website:
  • Location: Princeton, NJ
  • Site Supervisor: Shalaka Sawant
  • Contact Information:
    • Phone: 609-751-3300 Ext 300 or Cell: 908-239-5829
  • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: Spring 2024, Summer 2024, Fall 2024
  • Application Process:
    • Six 15 week positions are available on a rolling basis throughout the year
    • From application to onboarding, the cycle time is about 3 weeks
    • Our selection process involves a pre-interview, in-person interview, and onboarding
  • Essential Job Functions/Professional Characteristics: 
    • Aptitude to learn
    • Team orientation
    • Ability to work in a diverse work environment
    • Ability to think outside the box solutions
    • Ability to take on different roles are required

Educational Testing Service (ETS)

  • Site Website:
  • Site Supervisor: Jhan Berry
  • Contact Information:
    • Phone: 609-734-1972
  • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: Not accepting interns until further notice
  • Essential Job Functions: 
    • Research/statistical analyses

Genesis Biotechnology Group

Holisticare Hospice of NJ

  • Site Website:
  • Location: Tom Rivers, New Jersey
  • Site Supervisor: Vellus Campbell
  • Contact Information:
    • Phone: 732-731-8100
  • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: TBA
  • Essential Job Functions/Professional Characteristics:
    • Provide companionship, socialization, and support to patients and their caregivers in their homes or at a nursing facility, throughout Middlesex, Monmouth, and Ocean Counties.
    • Shadow Holisticare Staff (Chaplains and Social Workers)
    • Attend team meetings
    • Work with the bereavement department (Grief Group start-up and assistance, Celebration of Live Services, Memorial Services at the nursing facilities we partner with).
    • Assist with patient celebrations/events
    • *Interns who have not dealt with the passing of a loved one within the past year are ideal, due to the nature of the support we provide.
  • Application notes:
    • Step 1: General Paperwork & Documentation, Step 2: Background Check and Drug Screening, Step 3: Orientation, Step 4: Medical Files
    • Recommended application deadline: at least a month prior to the anticipated start date.
    • Must have reliable transportation to drive to the Toms River office along with pts. homes and facilities.
    • Required: Volunteer application/2 references/job description/emergency data/media and disclosure release forms/background check/orientation/medical file completion (includes being COVID 19 vaccinated/2 Step PPD/Tuberculosis test/Health screening/ MMR vaccination), and additional supervisory training.

Mathematica Policy Research

MTV Networks

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) of Mercer County

  • Site Website:
  • Location: Hamilton, NJ
  • Site Supervisor: Janet Haag
  • Contact Information:
    • Phone: 215-595-8087
  • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: Spring 2024, Summer 2024, Fall 2024
  • Essential Job Functions: 
    • Responding to Helpline inquiries
    • Facilitating a support group
    • Making a presentation
    • Helping with special events: Night out with NAMI, NAMIWalks, and Harvest of Hope
    • Managing a social media campaign
    • Writing grants
    • Marketing programs and events
    • Tabling outreach events to raise awareness, reduce stigma, and introduce people to NAMI Mercer
    • Advocating through policy research, communication with legislators, and participation in public hearings
    • Assisting with administrative tasks
    • Maintaining resource library
  • Application notes:
    • Recommended application deadline: at least 4 weeks prior to the anticipated start date.


New Jersey Department of Corrections

  • Site Website:
  • Location: NJ
  • Contact Information: 
    • Phone: 609-826-5632
  • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: Not accepting interns until further notice
  • Essential Job Functions: 
    • Social work
    • Personnel Administration

New Jersey Transit

    • Site Website:
    • Location: 
    • Site Supervisor: Fatima Quilt & Savita Lachman
    • Contact Information:
      • Phone: (973) 634-3738
    • Accepting Interns for the Following Semesters: Spring 2024, Summer 2024, Fall 2024
    • Application Process:
      • Begins accepting applications January 1st on Handshake
      • Background check required by March
      • Offers of acceptance are available by April
    • Essential Job Functions: 
      • Student must know how their major is associated with the job that they are applying to
      • Understand the job description to tailor resumes to match the job skill set
      • Please see the NJ Transit website for more information

North Jersey Friendship House

Philadelphia Zoo

Princeton Medical Institute

  • Site Website:
  • Location: Princeton, NJ
  • Essential Job Functions: 
    • Recruit interested patients via phone calls, ZipWhip, email, or on-site visit
    • Generate media interest by creating online or print advertisements, press releases, social media posts
    • Attend off-site community events such as health fairs, health lectures, & networking events
    • Call patients to follow up or schedule appointments
    • Assist the department heads and management team in daily operations.  ​

Sesame Place

Syneos Health

  • Site Website:
  • Location: Somerset, NJ
  • SIte Supervisor: Boemi Ramirez
  • Contact Information:
    • Phone Number: 908-917-0467