A complete application consists of:
All documents must be in English or include an official English translation.
If you have questions, send an email to HHSrpp@orau.org. Please include the reference code for this opportunity in your email.
One research fellowship opportunity is currently available in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH), in Washington, DC.
The ORISE Fellow will support a range of activities related to the HIV.gov mission to: 1.) expand access to and visibility of timely and relevant information on Federal HIV policies, programs, and resources to the American public through research on these topics; 2.) increase use of social media and digital tools by government, minority, and other community partners to extend the reach of HIV programs to communities at greatest risk; and 3.) support HIV.gov efforts to increase knowledge about HIV and access to HIV services for people most at risk for, or living with, HIV.
The Fellow will be involved in a team environment in the Office of HIV/AIDS and Infectious Disease Policy (OHAIDP), with day-to-day principal mentoring provided by the Director of HIV.gov.
The ORISE Fellow will support ongoing research and efforts to:
The ORISE Fellow will also research and assess:
This program, administered by ORAU through its contract with the U.S. Department of Energy to manage the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, was established through an interagency agreement between DOE and HHS. The initial appointment can be up to one year, but may be renewed upon recommendation of HHS contingent on the availability of funds. The participant will receive a monthly stipend commensurate with educational level and experience. Proof of health insurance is required for participation in this program. The appointment is full-time at HHS in the Washington DC, area. Participants do not become employees of HHS, DOE or the program administrator, and there are no employment-related benefits.
The qualified candidate should have received a bachelor's or master's degree, or be currently pursuing a master's or doctoral degree in the relevant fields. Degree must have been received within five years of the appointment start date.
I have received a bachelor's or master's degree within the last five years, or are currently pursuing a master's or doctoral degree.