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Interested in joining the TIES Lab? There are opportunities to participate in our work at the undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, graduate, and postdoctoral levels. Students in the TIES Lab have a variety of interests relating to children, families, adversity, technology, and mental health. Visit our Research page to learn more about our work.

Postdoctoral Researchers

Postdoctoral researchers interested in joining the TIES lab should email their CV to Dr. Timmons at

Doctoral Students

Dr. Timmons is currently recruiting doctoral students for the TIES lab. If interested in applying, email your CV to Dr. Timmons at Visit the FIU Clinical Science in Child and Adolescent Psychology Ph.D. Program to learn more about our program and for details on how to apply.

Research Assistants

If interested in volunteering as a research assistant, fill out our application form. We require a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5. We typically admit students who plan to attend graduate school. Research assistants should be able to devote at least 10 hours per week for 2 consecutive semesters. Students interested in completing the McNair Scholars Program or an honors thesis should participate in the lab for at least 1 year prior to beginning these projects. For any questions, email