Opportunities From ORAU University Partnerships Office

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November 22, 2017

The ORAU University Partnerships Office is pleased to provide the following information, available to all institutions.  Please forward within your institution and broadly to colleagues as you feel appropriate.


Laboratory Internships Virtual Event (LIVE) Career Fair


REMINDER:  Pre-register for the Laboratory Internships Virtual Event today!  This diversity focused event will take place on November 28th from 12:00 am – 4:00 pm EST at a computer or mobile device near you. LIVE is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science, Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists. Login and chat live with recruiters from the Scientific Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) and the Community College Internships (CCI) Programs. For more information and to register, visit http://orau.us/live.  For questions, please email live@orau.org.


Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) Summer 2018 Paid Internships


The Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) is currently accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2018 MSIPP Internships, which are 10-week summer research appointments for students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) related disciplines. Opportunities are offered at host laboratories under the guidance of senior research staff.  For more information, visit https://orise.orau.gov/msipp/ and select the location you are interested in.  The available internships are listed at the bottom of each location’s page.  The application deadline is Friday, January 5, 2018.  If you have questions, send an email to MSIPPInternships@orau.org.


2018 DOE Fusion Energy Sciences Postdoctoral Research Program


​The Fusion Energy Sciences Postdoctoral Research Program offers recent doctoral degree recipients the opportunity to conduct research in the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) fusion energy research and development programs. Participants acquire experience and training in areas of fusion energy science, interact with outstanding scientists and engineers, and have access to advanced equipment and facilities. Appointments are made to designated DOE laboratories, universities, and contractor fusion energy centers.  The application deadline is Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 11:59 PM EST.  If you have questions, send an email to fusion@orau.org.


Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School (NFUSS) Program


NFUSS is a six-week course, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), designed to provide undergraduate students with comprehensive, experimental, hands-on training in topics essential to nuclear forensics. This program will be held June 11 to July 20, 2018, at the University of Utah campus in Salt Lake City. Through laboratory experiments and complementary lectures, students are introduced to the practice and technical aspects of nuclear forensic science. The program will also include a field trip to Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).  The application deadline is Wednesday, February 28, 2018.  If you have any questions, send an email to NFUSS@orau.org.



University Partnerships Office



ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance research and education, protect public health and the environment, and strengthen national security. Through specialized teams of experts, unique laboratory capabilities and access to a consortium of more than 100 major Ph.D.-granting institutions, ORAU works with federal, state, local and commercial customers to advance national priorities and serve the public interest. A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation and federal contractor, ORAU manages the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).


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