The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is a U.S. Department of Energy institute focusing on scientific initiatives to research health risks from occupational hazards, assess environmental cleanup, respond to radiation medical emergencies, support national security and emergency preparedness, and educate the next generation of scientists.
Applications being accepted for 2015 spring term of DOE’s Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
July 31, 2014 - DOE is currently seeking undergraduate students for paid internships at ORNL for the 2015 spring term of the Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship Program. The program at ORNL is administered by ORAU, through a contract with DOE to manage ORISE.
July 3, 2014 - ORAU receives DOE small business award. Award recognizes ORAU's achievements with small business suppliers for work performed under ORISE contract.
June 18, 2014 - The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), managed by ORAU for the Department of Energy, received a 2014 Federal Green Challenge award from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for improving its water consumption levels and its electronic sustainability and recycling efforts in 2013 by the highest percentage increase compared to the previous year in the Southeast region.
ORISE report suggests foreign doctorate recipients routinely take regular employment in the U.S. after completing postdoctoral appointments
May 5, 2014 - The number of foreign doctorate students who remain in the U.S. after graduation has declined slightly over the past five to 10 years, but long-term stay rates indicate that nearly two-thirds of foreign doctorates are continuing to stay in the U.S.
April 3, 2014 - ORAU-managed beryllium lab marks outstanding year in 2013 with zero test errors. Managed for DOE, lab personnel processed nearly 4,100 beryllium lymphocyte proliferation tests without a single error.
Number of health physics degrees granted in 2013 has increased for undergraduates, declined for graduates
April 1, 2014 - Report shows the number of college students graduating with majors in health physics has increased slightly for bachelor’s degrees, but decreased for both master’s and doctoral candidates.
|Ref. No.||Job Title||Location|
|14-070||Employee Relations & Diversity Specialist||Oak Ridge, TN|
|14-022||Operations Planner 3||Arlington, VA|
|14-069||Manager Transportation Services||Oak Ridge, TN|
|5003-EOI||Education Project Manager||Oak Ridge, TN|
|14-067||Systems Analyst 1||Oak Ridge, TN|
|14-068||Contract Administration Associate 2||Oak Ridge, TN|
|13-031||Forensic Examiner - DNA||Ft. Gillem, GA|
|14-5019-A||Postdoctoral Research Associate Level 2||Multiple|
|14-024||Operations Planner Senior||Arlington, VA|
|5001-EOI||Health Physicist (Multiple Levels)||Oak Ridge, TN|
The second edition of Population Monitoring in Radiation Emergencies: A Guide for State and Local Public Health Planners sets the standard for population monitoring after a radiation emergency.
Research participants placed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory through science education programs administered by ORISE share how access to world-class research facilities and staff has catapulted their careers in science and technology.