Science, Technology, and Policy Fellow: DOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE)
Note that you must apply through the link in this posting for your application to be considered. Applications will not be accepted through any other platform as they must be screened for eligibility and DOE compliance.
SALARY: $58,000 - $94,000 (and up - *Stipend rates are determined by DOE officials and are based on the candidate’s academic and professional background.)
· Competitive stipend
· Health insurance allowance
· Up to $5,000 relocation reimbursement
· Up to $10,000 research materials and travel allowance
· Federal holidays observed
· Hybrid and remote participation options available
Selections Start This Winter! (Applications reviewed on a rolling basis afterwards)
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy's (EERE) Science, Technology, and Policy (STP) Program serves as a next step in the educational and professional development of scientists and engineers by providing opportunities to participate in policy-related projects in Washington, D.C. Participants will become part of a group of highly-trained scientists and engineers with the education, background, and experience to be part of the workforce that supports the DOE's mission in the future.
You will acquire experience and enrichment in the following areas:
- Gain deep insight into the federal government's role in the creation and implementation of policies that affect energy technology development.
- Contribute to the implementation of energy policies by applying scientific and technical expertise to the development of solutions for problems in areas of energy efficiency and renewable energy.
- Continue your education and involvement in areas that support the EERE mission either in a technical or policy-related role.
- Introduce policy-related knowledge and interest into research facilities supporting the EERE mission.
The U.S. Department of Energy EERE's Science, Technology, and Policy Program seeks talented and innovative individuals to engage in innovation and collaboration in clean energy initiatives. This Fellowship will last one year, with the opportunity to renew for additional years at the discretion of the sponsoring office.
Location: Washington, D.C. or Golden, CO – hybrid and remote opportunities may be available in some sponsoring offices.
You must be a U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident and be pursuing, or have completed requirements for, a Bachelor’s, Master's, or Doctoral Degree.
An ideal applicant will have superior academic performance and publication record, strong analytical, research and communication (oral and written) skills and demonstrated capacity for creative thinking, a strong technical background and expertise in an energy-technology-related field, and be interested in being part of a multi-disciplinary, fast-paced environment, focused on energy technology research and development. Experience and knowledge in technology commercialization is desirable, but not required.
Questions? Email DOE-RPP@orise.orau.gov. Please list the reference code [DOE-EERE-STP-GEN-2023-0001] for this opportunity in the subject line of your email.