Student, Alumni, and Faculty Research Opportunities at ORNL

The Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) has several opportunities for qualified students and faculty to participate in hands-on research in a-real world setting with award winning scientists. Two opportunities, highlighted below, are through the Higher Education Research Experiences (HERE) and the Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis (NESLS) programs.

Higher Education Research Experiences (HERE)

  • Undergraduates, Post-BS and AAS, MS, PhD and Faculty – Science, Engineering, Technology and Mathematics (STEM) majors
  • Stipend based on academic status
  • Travel/Housing assistance (if eligible)
  • Full-time and part-time appointments
  • Professional development activities
  • Minimum GPA  – 2.5/4.0
  • U.S. Citizen or Legal Permanent Resident (LPR)

Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis Programs (NESLS)

  • Undergraduates, MS, PhD, and Post-MS or Postdoctoral – Majors related to Nuclear Science and Nuclear Policy; Engineering; Physics; Nuclear Medicine
  • Stipend based on academic status
  • Travel/Housing assistance (if eligible)
  • Full-time and part-time appointments
  • Professional development activities
  • Minimum GPA  – 3.0/4.0
  • Open to U.S. and International Citizenship

For more information about these (and other) opportunities, please visit http://www.orau.org/ornl[orau.org] or contact ORNL Education Programs at ornledu@orau.org or contact Leslie Fox at (865) 576-3427.

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