Subject: CDC Summer Internships
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), National Center for
Environmental Health (NCEH), Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS), is
seeking Summer ORISE Fellows to focus on public health issues related to the
environment. Candidates will join projects associated with developing and
applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that
are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases. The fellowship
carries a stipend of approximately $2,700 per month for full-time
undergraduate student fellows and $3,300 for full-time graduate student
Current undergraduate and graduate students majoring in chemistry or biology
and who have completed or expect to complete three years of coursework in
chemistry or biology before the start of the fellowship may apply. They must
also be able to comply with safety and security requirements before or upon
reporting to CDC.
The appointment is through the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education.
The application is available at: http://orise.orau.gov/cdc.
To be considered, please send all application materials, including the
application, a current resume, official transcript, and two letters of
recommendation, to [log in to unmask] by January 17, 2014. Please reference
CDC-NCEH-2014-0004 LS in all communications.
Contact Person: Daniel Parker
Contact Email: [log in to unmask]
Contact Phone Number: (770) 488-7854
Website URL: http://http://www.cdc.gov/nceh/dls/orise.html