The MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease (MIND) is committed to training the next generation of researchers in basic science and translational research. We offer fellowship positions, internships, and other job opportunities.

Fellowships, Internships and Job Opportunities at MIND

The MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease (MIND) is committed to training the next generation of researchers in neurological diseases. MIND’s senior researchers are members of the faculty of Harvard Medical School and have appointments in their relevant Massachusetts General Hospital departments.  Laboratories within the Institute host undergraduates, medical students, Ph.D. graduate students, and post-doctoral fellows.  Recent college graduates exploring careers in science or medicine are often employed as laboratory technicians.

As a part of the Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, MIND offers a rich environment.  Trainees can attend seminars within MIND, at the neighboring research centers on the Charlestown campus, Neurology Grand Rounds at the hospital, and a wealth of other educational and training opportunities sponsored by the Institute, The Harvard Center for Neurodegeneration and Repair, Harvard Medical School or other collaborators.

How to Apply

To apply for a position, please use the Mass General Employment Opportunities website at and follow their instructions on how to apply.

To apply for paid internships, please visit the Bulfinch Temporary Service web site at For unpaid internships, use the Mass General Careers web site instead.

Your CV will be saved for one year and may be found by hiring managers searching for a candidate with your qualifications. If your qualifications are a match for any open positions you'll be contacted by Mass General Human Resources, or directly by the hiring lab.

If you do not find an exact match for the type of job you are looking for, you may select one job posting that closely matches the position you are looking for, and submit an application. Note: Applying to "all" open positions will disqualify your application.


The online application forms at allow you to attach documents. In addition to filling out the form completely, please be sure to include answers to these questions:

  • What date can you start and on what date will you need to leave?
  • Will you accept an unpaid position?

Tips for searching the jobs database

  • Use the Advanced Search feature
  • Use  “MIND” to search by Keyword
  • Note that the Company Name “GHC” also means "Massachusetts General Hospital
  • E-mail us at for a list of job openings and requisition numbers (send no attachments, please)

PhD Programs

For inquiries about PhD programs through our affiliate, Harvard Medical School, please go to