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Brent Kostich, a graduate student in mechanical engineering, received the University Transportation Center Program’s Outstanding Student of the Year Award in Washington, D.C. in January. The University Transportation Center Program advances research and technology in many disciplines involving transportation.
The ARL Distinguished Postdoctoral Fellowship will provide the opportunity for recipients to pursue independent research of their own choosing that supports the mission of ARL. The Fellow benefits by having this opportunity and by working alongside some of the Nation's best scientists and engineers. ARL benefits by the expected transfer of new science and technology that enhances the capabilities of the U.S. Army and the warfighter in times of both peace and war.
Application opens February 1, 2017
Application deadline May 1, 2017
Anticipated start date October 1, 2017 to January 1, 2018
The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine sponsors a number of awards for postdoctoral and senior researchers at participating federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. These awards include generous stipends ranging from $45,000 - $80,000 per year for recent Ph.D. recipients, and higher for additional experience. Limited graduate level awards are available. These awards provide the opportunity for recipients to do independent research in some of the best-equipped and staffed laboratories in the U.S. Research opportunities are open to U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and for some of the laboratories, foreign nationals.
Call for Applications date: March 1 to May 1, 2017. The Support Documents Deadline is May 15, 2017.
Applicants should contact prospective Adviser(s) at the lab(s) prior to the application deadline to discuss their research interests and funding opportunities. For more information:
"The Art and Science of Survey Questions," Dr. Lori Wingate, WMU Evaluation Center, Emeriti Lounge, second floor, Walwood Hall, East Campus, 11 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Free; registration required.