Sandia National Laboratories is seeking applicants for the President Harry S. Truman
Postdoctoral Fellowship in National Security Science and Engineering. Candidates
for this position have solved a challenging scientific or engineering problem in their
thesis work or to have provided a new approach or insight to a challenging problem, as
evidenced by a recognized impact in their field.
The Fellowship provides the opportunity for new Ph.D. scientists and engineers
to pursue independent research of their own choosing that supports Sandia’s
national security mission. The fellow is expected to foster creativity and to stimulate
explorations at the forefront of science and technology and high-risk, potentially
high-value research and development.
Sandia’s research focus areas are: bioscience, computing and information science,
engineering science, materials science, nanodevices and microsystems, radiation effects
and high energy density physics, and geosciences. To learn more about additional R&D
programs that support Sandia’s mission areas, please visit: sandia.gov/missions
The Truman Fellowship is a three-year appointment. Deadline: November 1st, 2022,
5PM, Mountain Daylight Time and the fellowship will begin on October 1st, 2023.
We invite applications from talented researchers who have:
• PhD conferred within the past three years at the time of application or
completion of PhD requirements by commencement of appointment
• Development and submission of a compelling research proposal in areas
meaninful to national security
• Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance, which requires
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