NSF Mathematical Sciences Internship Program quickly approaching
ORISE is accepting applications for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Mathematical Sciences Graduate Internship Program, a 10-week program for graduate students pursuing a doctoral degree in mathematics, statistics or applied mathematics. Selected participants will receive a stipend of $1,200 per week for their participation in the internship and limited travel reimbursement. All applications must be submitted by Jan. 15, 2019.Learn More
STEM Career Outlook: Physicists
The discipline of physics is experiencing significant STEM career growth, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics. New physics bachelor’s degree recipients entering the workforce receive some of the highest starting salaries of any undergraduate major. They often work in related fields such as engineering or computer science.Learn More
How to build a better peer reviewer: An exploratory study
In 2018, ORISE researchers conducted an exploratory study examining how the use of technology in panel reviews for research-funding agencies affects the development and improvement of skills needed by effective reviewers.Learn More
Watch: Mentoring the next generation of research scientists
ORNL Senior Staff Scientist Dr. Colleen Iversen talks about the importance of mentoring early career scientists and how Zintellect helps find participants looking for opportunities to conduct research at world-class federal research facilities.
Protecting worker health and safety
ORISE supports DOE’s commitment to worker health and safety by collecting, assembling and managing occupational data on current and former workers in a manner that enables future issues concerning worker health to be addressed. Through the management of numerous worker health databases, ORISE provides support to DOE and other agencies in the assessment of workforce health and safety trends.Learn More
What does it take to submit a successful application?
Something that all successful fellowship and internship participants have in common is the experience of submitting an application and ultimately being selected by a research mentor. With the right strategy, you can find, apply to and land the perfect research experience.Learn More
Students: Interested in nuclear engineering? We have a program for you!
The Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis (NESLS) Program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) provides nuclear engineering research opportunities and associated activities for current undergraduate and graduate students. Applications are now being accepted for summer 2019. Apply today!Learn More
Meet an ORISE researcher
Jack Pashby confers with his mentors, Chuck Divin, Ph.D., and Steve Glenn, Ph.D., (left to right) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. Pashby investigated the detection of unknown nuclear materials while participating in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Summer Internship Program.Learn More