The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS) are seeking ORISE Fellows during the summertime to focus on public health issues related to the environment. Candidates will join projects associated with developing and applying new methods of characterizing and quantitating biochemical markers that are relevant in studying environmental exposures and chronic diseases.
The fellowship offers a stipend of $3,400 for full-time graduate student fellows. Current undergraduates and graduates who have completed three years of major coursework may apply. Biology and chemistry majors are preferred, although highly qualified candidates from other science majors may be considered.
For more information about the fellowship and to access the application, visit the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education website. The application and supporting materials are due January 16, 2015.
For further information, contact Daniel Parker at (770) 488-7854 or DParker2@cdc.gov.