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The CentersforDisease Control and Prevention (CDC), NationalCenter forEnvironmentalHealth(NCEH), Division ofLaboratorySciences (DLS), is seeking Summer ORISE Fellows to focus on public health issues related to the environment. Candidates will join projectsassociatedwith developing and applying new methods to characterize andquantitatebiochemical markers that arerelevant in environmentalexposures andchronicdiseases. The fellowship carries a stipend of approximately $2,700 per month for full-time undergraduate student fellows and $3,300 for full-time graduate student fellows.
Current undergraduate and graduate students majoring in chemistry or biology and who have completed or expect to complete three years of coursework in chemistry or biology before the start of the fellowship may apply. They must also be able to comply with safety and security requirements before or upon reporting to CDC.
The appointment is through the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education. The application is available at: http://orise.orau.gov/cdc.
To be considered, please send all application materials, including the application, a current resume, official transcript, and two letters of recommendation, toCDCrpp@orau.orgby January 17, 2014. Please reference CDC-NCEH-2014-0004 LS in all communications.