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Proud Supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project

We are proud to support wounded warriors in the workforce through the Wounded Warrior Project, Warriors to Work program. To learn how you can help, visit the Wounded Warrior Project website.

U.S. Army Partnership for Youth Success (PaYS) Program

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We also participate in the PaYS Program—an innovative, strategic partnership program between the U.S. Army and a cross-section of U.S. industries and public sector agencies.


At the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), we are committed to delivering the highest quality products and services to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and other government agencies. Achieving these outcomes requires a workforce of talented, motivated and ethical employees who are dedicated to building positive relationships and developing innovative ideas that support our core mission to advance science education and research programs.

We also believe that a diverse workforce gives ORISE a competitive advantage and we actively promote an inclusive culture—one that values differences and promotes opportunities for all employees.

Career Opportunities

Browse our extensive database to locate career opportunities across the United States. All personnel who work under the ORISE contract are considered employees of Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU).


ORISE is committed to maintaining an inclusive workforce, which treats all employees with dignity and respect, and facilitates a highly creative, productive work environment.

Our Culture

Our culture provides a strong foundation for success—for every employee and in everything we do.

Scholarships, Fellowships, or Other Research Opportunities for Students and Faculty

Search for current research openings with any of our science partners—including Oak Ridge National Laboratory, the EPA, CDC, and FDA, among others. Or view our online catalog to explore the large number of science and engineering research opportunties available through our Science Education Programs.

Oak Ridge Associated Universities, A Company of Distinction

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