Student and Volunteer Opportunities

Research Assistant Positions

TIHAI is currently accepting applications for student research assistantsĀ for our ongoing research study assessing the effects of animal-assisted interventions on social anxiety disorder.

Student research assistants will participate in data collection and data entry. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students at Tufts University and have the ability to travel to the Grafton campus. Applicants with experience conducting human subjects research, current CITI training, and coursework in related fields (e.g., psychology, child development) are preferred.

To apply, please email a cover letter and resume to Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis.


Summer Internships

Applications for summer 2017 interns are now closed.

Summer 2018 opportunities will be announced in the fall 2017 semester.

Volunteer Opportunities

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If you are interested in volunteering with Tufts Paws for People, please visit theĀ Ways to Volunteer page.

If you are a Tufts student interested in outreach or service learning opportunities, please contact the Cummings-Tisch Civic Life Coordinator, Erin King at