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Postdoctoral Research Opportunities

Postdoc fellowships and research positions available at national labs and federal research facilities nationwide

For scientists who have recently completed their Ph.D. in a science or engineering discipline, a postdoc research position can make an excellent start to a career at a national laboratory or other research facility. ORISE sponsors more than 50 postdocal research programs across the United States, many of which have immediate openings for qualified candidates.

Our complete catalog of postdoctoral fellowships will let you search for a program that best suits your qualifications and preferences for location and starting date. Click the button below to view all of our postdoc research programs and sort them by sponsor, length of appointment or location.

Current Openings for Postdocs

Ready to jump start your career today? Listed below are postdoc research positions with immediate availability. This list can be searched by keyword or sorted by location or sponsoring agency.

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Current Research Opportunities for Postdocs

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Posting Number Position Sponsor Location
ARS-CSQR-2014-0042 Postdoctoral Research Opportunity U.S. Department of Agriculture New Orleans, LA
ARS-BFPMRU-2014-0048 Postdoctoral Research Associate U.S. Department of Agriculture Peoria, IL
DHHS-OASH-2014-0123 HIV/AIDS Strategy Fellowship U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Washington, DC
RACLEGraduateProgram-FY15 ORACLE Graduate Internship Program (Applications beginning Spring 2015) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Oak Ridge, TN
ASTRO-FY15 Advanced Short-Term Research Opportunity (ASTRO) (Applications beginning Spring 2015) Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) Oak Ridge, TN
DOE-ORISE-RPP-IA-2402 Office of International Affairs Assistant Secretary for International Affairs Position U.S. Department of Energy  
EPA Water 2014-325 Healthy Watersheds Project U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Washington, DC
ARS-WHNRC-2014-0039 Postdoctoral Research Associate - Western Human Nutrition Research Center U.S. Department of Agriculture Davis, CA
EPA-ORD/NRMRL-LRPCD-2014-02 Sustainable Materials Management - Soil U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Cincinnati, OH
EPA-ORD/NRMRL-LRPCD-2014-03 Nanoparticles and Surface Coating U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Cincinnati, OH
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