Opportunities for Graduate Students and Postdocs

The Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of Science
Job website
Ball State University
Muncie, Indiana
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, California
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, Georgia
Northwestern University
Evanston, Illinois
Stanford University
Stanford, California
University of Minnesota
Morris, Minnesota
St. Cloud State University
St. Cloud, Minnesota
North Carolina State University
Raleigh, North Carolina
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, Medicine
NRC Research Associateship Programs
Kansas State University
Manhattan, Kansas
University of California, Riverside
Riverside, California
University of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
Various positions: Organic chemistry, inorganic chemistry, physical chemistry, materials, chemical biology, biophysics, and other areas within the molecular sciences\ LINKS:
University of Toronto Mississauga
Mississauga, Ontario
Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

The College of Wooster
Wooster, Ohio

For more information please see:


Technion, Israel Institute of Technology


Postdoctoral opportunities at the Technion following the establishment of the Guangdong-Technion Institute of Technology (GTIIT).

As part of recruitment efforts, Technion is offering attractive post-doctoral fellowships in the fields of Chemical, Civil and Environmental Engineering, as well as in supporting Sciences. Following completion of their postdoc at the Technion excellent candidates will be considered for tenure-track faculty positions at GTIIT.

An overview of the Technion is available: here
Information about the GTIIT fellowship is available: here
Information about the application process is available: here


Companies Currently Hiring Students & New Grads

BS, MS and PhD Full-Time Positions

Intel offers a broad range of BS, MS and PhD fulltime opportunities that include, but are not limited to, the technical disciplines listed here.
As the Leading Manufacturer of Computer, Networking & Communications Products, Intel offers:
- Competitive compensation packages
- Robust Benefits packages
- Work/ Life Balance and Perks
- Dynamic work environment with development opportunities
Details: https://www.aftercollege.com/k-chemistry-jobs.html

Aerospace Corp. Jobs and Internships
The Aerospace Corporation provides leadership and support in all fields and disciplines of space system research, design, development, acquisition, operations, and program management.

Aerospace is proud to offer employees:
- Excellent benefits packages
- A 9/80 alternate work schedule option to get every other Friday off
- Educational/career development
- Start with 15 vacation days, paid sick leave and 8 paid holidays per year
Details:  https://www.aftercollege.com/company/the-aerospace-corporation/?source=ur-fd4715


The American-Scandinavian Fellowships & Grants

Awards for Research/Study in Scandinavia

The ASF offers fellowships (up to $23,000) and grants (up to $5,000) to individuals to pursue research, study or creative arts projects in one or more Scandinavian countries for up to one year. The number of awards varies each year according to total funds available. Awards are made in all fields.

Additional Funding Opportunities

  • Chemistry Research in Sweden
  • Holocaust Studies in Denmark
  • Awards for Pacific Northwest Scholars/Artists in Denmark

For more information and to apply, please visit our website:  http://www.amscan.org/grants_americans.html


Caltech's Resnick Sustainability Institute
Resnick Institute Prize
Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sustainability Science


The Resnick Sustainability Institute prize Post-Doctoral fellowships were created to attract outstanding recent graduates to Caltech working on projects that explore new directions in sustainability focused science and engineering research.

The Resnick fellows will have support for up to two years to work on creative, cross-catalytic research that complements the existing work of the Caltech faculty, or that creates new research directions within the mission areas of the Resnick Sustainability Institute. Eligible candidates will have completed their PhD within five years of the start of the appointment, and must have secured a commitment from one or more Caltech faculty member to serve as a mentor and provide office/lab space for the length of the fellowship.

Candidates can come from any country, provided they are proficient in English. It is expected that the advisor will share the cost of salary and benefits with the Resnick Institute 50/50, exceptions will be considered on a case by case basis as needed. Applications consisting of a research proposal, cover letter, recommendations and CV can be submitted through our website: http://resnick.caltech.edu/fellowships-apply.php

The fellowship will provide an annual salary of $65,000 plus benefits, $6,000/year in research budget, and relocation allowance of $3,000. Any questions can be directed to rpd@caltech.edu


Represent American Scholarship Abroad

Postdoctoral and early career grants in over 80 countries offer career-building scholarly research, teaching and mentorship avenues. Grants are available for U.S. scholars who will have recently completed a doctoral degree, usually within the last five years. In addition to allowances for international travel and living costs, grantees without institutional affiliation in the U.S. may be eligible for funds to attend a professional conference.

Postdoctoral and early career awards are open in all disciplines and specializations, from STEM fields to the arts, humanities and social sciences. For example, specific awards in Brazil, Canada, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel and Taiwan target postdoctoral applicants in all fields. In public health, Fulbright-Fogarty postdoctoral awards provide outstanding opportunities to affiliate with a National Institutes of Health, Fogarty International Center research site in Bangladesh, Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Malawi, Peru, South Africa or Zimbabwe. Belgium offers a postdoctoral award in cancer and/or translational research.

To learn more visit Fulbright U.S. Scholar Program resources online, including the website, Catalog of Awards, and webinars, or contact scholars@iie.org.

For more information visit: www.wolfelabs.com

The National Academies
National Research Council

Postdoctoral Research Awards
Graduate Research Awards
Senior Research Awards

Competitive awards are available for scientists and engineers to conduct independent research in federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. Awards include attractive stipends, health insurance, professional travel and relocation.

Detailed program information, including instructions on how to submit online applications, a list of participating laboratories and their locations, and areas of research, can be found on our website at www.nationalacademies.org/rap

Prospective applicants must contact Adviser(s) at the lab(s) before their application deadline to discuss research interests. Applicants are invited to contact the NRC directly at 202-334-2760 or rap@nas.edu if additional information or assistance is required.

Annual application deadlines:
February 1, May 1, August 1, November 1