ORISE is continuing normal program operations during the COVID-19 pandemic. This opportunity will be offered as long as Department of Energy Headquarters is able to complete the onboarding process and ensure a meaningful experience to participants. We encourage you to apply and submit your application as soon as possible.
Department of Energy (DOE), Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Science, Technology and Policy (STP) Program Fuel Cells Technologies Office (FCTO).
What will I be doing? You will learn and engage in critical aspects of FCTO's mission, such as materials compatibility, liquefaction, pipelines, tube trailers, and technologies used at hydrogen fueling stations, such as compressors, storage vessels, dispensers, and cryopumps. You will increase your skills in technical review of projects, drafting key documents summarizing program strategy and accomplishments, techno economic analysis to inform program target-setting, organization of workshops and conferences to solicit feedback from expert stakeholders, identification of priority areas of research, and giving presentations at technical conferences and events.
Why should I apply? You will enhance your education and training in hydrogen infrastructure partnerships and multi-office collaboration, increase your marketability in these disciplines, collaborate with top scientists and engineers in energy efficiency and hydrogen infrastructure, and gain insight into career opportunities through your experiences and under the leadership of your mentor.
Financial Support: 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, relocation expenses (if eligible) up to $5000 and an education allowance of up to $10,000 per appointment year to cover travel-related expenses and professional development activities.
This opportunity is available to U.S. Citizens or Lawful Permanent Residents.
Questions? Email DOE-RPP@orise.orau.gov. Please list the reference code [DOE-EERE-STP-FCT-2020-1802] for this opportunity in the subject line of your email.
This program is administered by Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), managed by Oak Ridge Associated Universities, for DOE.
Internal Number: DOE-EERE-STP-HFTO-2020-18
About Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
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.