ORISE accepting applications for 2019 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program
Oct 25, 2018 — The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education is currently accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2019 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program, a 10-week summer program for students in STEM disciplines. Minorities and female students are encouraged to apply.
Health effects from radiation exposure in former uranium production workers at Mallinckrodt studied as part of Million Worker Study
Sep 19, 2018 — The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education’s experience in worker health research, including statistical methods, epidemiological research, and hazard assessments, are valuable in providing technical assistance to the U.S. Department of Energy and other agencies.
ORISE celebrates Peer Review Week
Sep 11, 2018 — ORISE focuses on helping agencies and private organizations make informed decisions about the scientific research they pursue through customizable peer reviews. For the first time, ORISE is celebrating Peer Review Week from September 10-15. Peer Review Week this year will be focused on exploring diversity and inclusion within peer review.
Some of the nation’s most accomplished STEM teachers selected as Albert Einstein Educator Fellows
May 23, 2018 — Fourteen accomplished K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teachers from across the United States have been named 2018-2019 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellows.
DOE Office of Fossil Energy accepting applications for postdoctoral opportunities
May 15, 2018 — The Oak Ridge Institute for Science Education is now accepting applications for postdoctoral opportunities in the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Science, Technology and Policy Program. Selected candidates will be placed with DOE’s Office of Fossil Energy.
Seventy percent of foreign-born, noncitizen recipients of U.S. science and engineering doctorates remain in the U.S. after graduation
Apr 26, 2018 — ORISE report suggests proportion staying five and 10 years after graduation at highest level since data series was developed in 2001
ORISE celebrates women in STEM
Mar 8, 2018 — March is Women’s History Month, and ORISE is celebrating women who are making history in STEM. All month long we’ll be featuring female scientists who are currently shaping the future of radiological research, health physics and other research that is critical to ORISE and the STEM community.
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