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.
DOE Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis is seeking a postgraduate to research clean energy innovation and deployment in Washington, D.C. office
Nov. 19, 2015 - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis is seeking a researcher to conduct strategic analysis on programs, industry and investments related to clean energy.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students for summer 2016 research programs
Nov. 19, 2015 - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is seeking faculty, undergraduate and graduate students interested in participating in one of its 10-week research programs in summer 2016.
Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis program accepting applications for spring, summer 2016
Nov. 11, 2015 - The Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis (NESLS) program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, which is geared toward students working in nuclear engineering and science, is now accepting applications for spring and summer 2016.
DOE Building Technologies Office seeks science and engineering graduate students for 2016-2017 pilot program to research building to grid integration
Nov. 9, 2015 - The Department of Energy’s Building Technologies Office is seeking graduate students interested in exploring energy systems of buildings and how building assets or functions can integrate and transact with the energy grid supplying the building’s energy.
Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program accepting applications for 2016-2017 fellowship year
Oct. 7, 2015 - The Albert Einstein Distinguished Education Fellowship Program provides a unique opportunity for accomplished K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) educators to serve 11 months in a Federal agency or U.S. Congressional office.
ORISE report shows nuclear engineering graduation rates leveling off in 2014 after five years of increase
July 31, 2015 - The number of college students graduating in nuclear engineering has flattened after five years of increases, according to a report by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education that surveyed 35 U.S. universities with nuclear engineering programs.
Ashley Cross, an undergraduate researcher, was one of more than 6,000 students and faculty who took part in ORISE-managed research programs last year. Learn more about her research with microorganisms at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
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 have catapulted their careers in science and technology.