ORAU notice on summer faculty opportunities

Dear Colleague,

If you are interested in research opportunities at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, please see details of the Higher Education Research Experiences Faculty Program in the email below (highlighted in yellow).

With best regards, Krishna

ORAU is pleased to provide the information below regarding an opportunity available to all institutions. This notice is a service to ORAU Sponsoring and Associate Institutions. Please forward within your institution and broadly to colleagues as you feel appropriate.

 The deadline for three 2016 Summer Faculty opportunities at ORNL are quickly approaching.

Visiting Faculty Program applications are due by January 8, 2016 at 5:00 PM EST.  Eligibility requirements include:

  • U.S. citizen or Legal Permanent Resident
  • Full-time faculty member in physics, chemistry, biology (non-medical), math, engineering, environmental sciences, materials sciences, or computer or computational sciences at an accredited U.S. institution historically underrepresented in the U.S. research community

Additional information can be found at: http://science.energy.gov/wdts/vfp/.

Higher Education Research Experiences Faculty Program applications are recommended to be submitted by February 1, 2016.  Eligibility requirements include:

  • U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident
  • Full-time faculty member in STEM field at an accredited U.S. institution

Additional information can be found at: http://www.orau.org/ornl/faculty/default.htm#here

HBCU/MEI Faculty Program applications are due by January 8, 2016 at 5:00 PM EST.  Eligibility requirements include:

  • No citizenship requirement, unless specified on project description
  • Full-time faculty member at institutions of higher learning that are designated by the federal government as HBCUs, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, Tribal Colleges, or Alaska Native or Native Hawaiian Serving Institutions

ORNL is the largest science and energy laboratory in the Department of Energy system.  Scientific programs focus on materials, neutron sciences, energy, high-performance computing, systems biology and national security.  Visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NSCdUJ8cavw to discover some exciting reasons why ORNL offers great research opportunities!

Contact Julie Malicoat at (865) 576-2311 or Julie.Malicoat@orau.org for additional information.

ORAU University Partnerships Office

University.partnerships@orau.org

www.orau.org

 

ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance research and education, protect public health and the environment, and strengthen national security. Through specialized teams of experts, unique laboratory capabilities and access to a consortium of more than 100 major Ph.D.-granting institutions, ORAU works with federal, state, local and commercial customers to advance national priorities and serve the public interest. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation and federal contractor, ORAU manages the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).