A complete application consists of:
All documents must be in English or include an official English translation.
If you have questions, please send an email to DOE-RPP@orau.org. Please list the reference code for this opportunity in the subject line of your email.
The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) Research Participation Program is designed to provide opportunities for students, postgraduates, established scientists and faculty to participate in programs, projects, and activities that support the mission of the EERE. Participants will hold appointments at DOE-EERE Headquarters, EERE field offices, and other EERE-approved sites. Participants will receive hands-on experience that provides them with an understanding of the mission, operations, and culture of EERE.
The Commercial Buildings Integration (CBI) Program within DOE’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy’s (EERE) Building Technologies Office (BTO) accelerates the voluntary uptake of efficient building technologies and develops solutions to overcome non-technical barriers to energy efficiency. This is accomplished by engaging in:
To learn more about CBI, visit: http://energy.gov/eere/buildings/about-commercial-buildings-integration-program.
The CBI Deployment Appointee will:
Participants will receive a stipend to be determined by EERE. Stipends are typically based on the participant’s academic standing, discipline, experience, and research facility location. EERE may authorize a stipend increase to offset the costs of health insurance. Participants are eligible to purchase the family or individual health insurance plan offered through ORISE. A relocation allowance may be provided for participants relocating to the hosting facility. Participants may receive an allowance for education and/or scientific activities as approved by EERE.
This opportunity is available to Lawful Permanent Residents (LPR).
Nature of Appointment
The participant will not enter into an employee/employer relationship with ORISE, ORAU, DOE, or any other office or agency. Instead, the participant will be affiliated with ORISE for the administration of the appointment through the ORISE appointment letter and Terms of Appointment.
Appointment is a one year opportunity with possible renewal for a second year.
Appointment includes travel and training allowance.
Qualified candidates will have:
Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree in one of the disciplines listed below or a related field. Master's degree preferred.