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For job postings within Pennington Biomedical, please refer to following link: Career Opportunities


For student worker positions within Pennington Biomedical, please click here.

For trainee and internship opportunities, please click here. Students must have a minimum 3.0 GPA to qualify and must submit their resume with college GPA to Dr. Staiano.

Dr. Staiano is an adjunct faculty member with the LSU Department of Psychology. If you are a student interested in enrolling in PSYC 2999 or PSYC 4999 for research credit, please contact Dr. Staiano in the Pediatric Obesity and Health Behavior Laboratory at Pennington Biomedical Research Center. Email

Students may perform participant recruitment, data entry, literature searches and library work, and other activities related to specific studies. Students will have the opportunity to observe clinical assessments, data collection, and interventions.