Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education is currently accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Science, Technology and Policy (STP) Program, Opportunity at DOE Office of International Affairs (IA).
What will I be doing? As an ORISE participant, you will contribute to the implementation of energy policies by applying scientific and technical expertise to the development of solutions to issues of importance to the DOE and continue your education and involvement in areas that support the DOE mission either in a technical or policy-related role.
Why should I apply? You will become part of a group of highly trained scientists and engineers with the education, background, and experience to be part of the workforce that supports the DOE's mission in the future. You will enhance your education and training in policy analysis, increase your marketability in these disciplines, collaborate with top scientists and engineers, and gain insight into career opportunities through your experiences and under the leadership of your mentor.
You will receive a competitive stipend for living and other expenses during this appointment, based on your academic and professional background. Additional benefits include Health Insurance and an education allowance to cover travel-related expenses and professional development activities as approved by IA.
This opportunity is available to U.S. Citizens.
Questions? EmailDOE-RPP@orise.orar.gov. Please list the reference code [DOE-STP-IA-GEN-2021-0001] for this opportunity in the subject line of your email.
A complete application consists of:
Zintellect Profile and responses to opportunity specific questions
A current resume/CV, including academic history, employment history, and relevant experiences
Academic Records - For this opportunity, an unofficial transcript or copy of the student academic records printed by the applicant or by academic advisors from internal institution systems may be submitted. Selected candidate may be required to provide proof of completion of the degree before the appointment can start.
One Recommendation - Applicants are required to provide contact information for at least two recommendations in order to submit the application. You are encouraged to request a recommendation from professionals who can speak to your abilities and potential for success as well as your scientific capabilities and personal characteristics. Recommendation requests must be sent through the Zintellect application system. Recommenders will be asked to complete a recommendation in Zintellect. Letters of recommendation submitted via email will not be accepted.
All documents must be submitted via Zintellect in order to be considered, and must be in English or include an official English translation. Submitted documents must have all social security numbers, student identification numbers, and/or dates of birth removed (blanked out, blackened out, made illegible, etc.) prior to uploading into the application system.
If you have questions, send an email to DOE-RPP@orau.org. Please include the reference code DOE-STP-IA-GEN-2021-0001 for this opportunity in your email.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Additional benefits include Health Insurance and an education allowance to cover travel-related expenses and professional development activities as approved by IA.
Internal Number: DOE-STP-IA-GEN-2021-0001
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education 100 Orau Way, Oak Ridge, Tennessee 37830, United States, GovernmentAbout Oak Ridge Institute for Science and EducationThe 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, and educate the next generation of scientists. ORISE administers a broad range of internships, scholarships, fellowships and research experiences. These programs are available to science and engineering students and educators at every academic level from K-12, to college students and postdocs, to university faculty members. ORISE programs include research experiences at Department of Energy national laboratories as well as other federal agencies with research facilities located across the country as well some positions outside the United States.