Apply for Sandia National Laboratories postdoctoral fellowships — deadlines October 17 and November 1
Sandia National Laboratories is seeking candidates for two Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowships in National Security Science and Engineering. These fellowships are three-year appointments that allow recipients to pursue independent research that supports Sandia’s national security mission. The salary ranges from $116,800 to $128,500 based on geographical location and includes a competitive benefits package.
The Lab Director Jill Hruby Postdoctoral Fellowship Program recognizes and honors the achievements of Jill Hruby who served as President and Director of Sandia National Laboratories from 2015 to 2017, spent 34 years at Sandia, and was the first woman to be appointed director of a large multidisciplinary national security laboratory. Jill was also selected to be the Department of Energy’s Under Secretary for Nuclear Security under the Biden administration. Candidates must display excellent abilities in scientific and/or engineering research in areas of interest to national security. Fellows will pursue independent research and participate in the Hruby Postdoctoral Fellow Leadership Program. Applications are due October 17, 2022, with a nominal fellowship start date of October 1, 2023.
The President Harry S. Truman Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, honors President Truman who, in 1949, asked AT&T to accept managerial responsibility of Sandia and challenged us to provide “an exceptional service in the national interest” — a motto that leads Sandia National Laboratories to excel to this day. Candidates must display excellent abilities in scientific and/or engineering research in areas of interest to national security. Applications are due November 1, 2022, with a nominal fellowship start date of October 1, 2023.
Candidates must be able to obtain a security clearance, which requires U.S. citizenship. They must have been awarded a doctoral degree (with strong academic standing) within three years at the time of application or will have completed all doctoral degree requirements by the commencement of the appointment.