The Seaborg Institute at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) offers a Nuclear Forensics Summer Internship Program for 8 weeks from June through August. This program offers graduate students the opportunity to work directly with leading LLNL researchers on projects in the areas of nuclear forensics, nuclear chemistry, and environmental radiochemistry. Our program is designed to give students an opportunity to carry out directed research, attend weekly topical lectures, interact with other students. We seek to facilitate the training of the next generation of nuclear scientists.
Dates & Location: Dates 2015: June 15-August 7. LLNL is located in Livermore, CA - 40 miles east of San Francisco.
Requirements: Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, be currently enrolled in a M.S. or PhD graduate program, or entering a program in the fall. Applicants are required to submit a 1 page CV/resume, including a short statement of research interests. Applicants must also submit 1 letter of recommendation. Application materials should be submitted via the link below.
Financial support: LLNL offers a generous salary depending on year in school and reimbursement for travel to and from LLNL.
Application dates: Opens: January 9th, Closes: February, 20th, 2015.
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