ORISE beryllium laboratory recertified by College of American Pathologists for sixth consecutive time in 10 years
Jun 6, 2019 — The College of American Pathologists, or CAP, has accredited the ORISE beryllium laboratory in Oak Ridge for the fifth time since the laboratory’s first accreditation in 2009.
Some of the nation’s most accomplished STEM teachers selected as Albert Einstein Educator Fellows
May 16, 2019 — 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.
Number of undergraduate health physics degrees dropped in 2018 to lowest level in nearly two decades
May 16, 2019 — The number of undergraduate students who graduated in 2016 with bachelor's degrees in health physics increased over 2015, as did the number of doctorate degrees, while the number of master's degrees decreased according to an annual survey conducted by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education.
ORISE report shows number of nuclear engineering doctoral degrees spike to highest level in 52 years
Apr 30, 2019 — The number of nuclear engineering doctorate degrees awarded in 2018 reached the highest level recorded since 1966 according to the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education which surveyed 35 U.S. universities with Ph.D. nuclear engineering programs.
Virtual career fair for ORNL internships and STEM research programs scheduled for Feb. 20
Feb 14, 2019 — The LIVE Virtual Career Fair at Oak Ridge National Laboratory on Feb. 20, 2019, will allow undergraduates, graduate students and recent college graduates in science and engineering disciplines to find summer internships and STEM research experiences at ORNL.
ORISE is now accepting applications for the 2019 U.S. Department of Energy Fusion Energy Sciences Postdoctoral Research Program
Dec 17, 2018 — ORISE is accepting applications for the 2019 U.S. Department of Energy Fusion Sciences Postdoctoral Research Program which offers recent doctoral degree recipients the opportunity to conduct research at DOE laboratories, universities and contractor fusion energy centers.
Carol Iddins promoted to director of the Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site
Nov 26, 2018 — Dr. Iddins will ensure support to multiple government and non-governmental agencies for national readiness as well as provide advice and consultation for the medical management of radiation injuries and illnesses.
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