Jill Hruby Fellowship

We are now accepting applications for the Laboratory Director Jill Hruby Fellowship in National Security Science and Engineering. The Hruby Fellowship is one of Sandia National Laboratories’ most prestigious postdoctoral fellowships. This fellowship aims to develop women in the engineering and science fields who are interested in research and technical leadership careers in national security. Jill Hruby is the first woman to have been appointed director of a large, multidisciplinary national security laboratory and has been a driving force for other women at Sandia and across the country to follow careers in technical leadership.

Jill Hruby Fellows have the opportunity to pursue independent research that supports
Sandia’s purpose: to develop advanced technologies to ensure global peace. In addition
to receiving technical mentorship, Jill Hruby Fellows participate in a unique, prestigious
leadership development program. To be considered for this fellowship, applicants
must display excellent abilities in scientific and/or engineering research and show clear
promise of becoming an extraordinary leader. Fellows may work at either of Sandia’s
principal locations in New Mexico or California. All qualified applicants will be considered
for this fellowship. Deadline: October 17th, 2022, 5PM, Mountain Daylight Time.

Qualifications We Require
• Ph.D. conferred within the past three years or completion of Ph.D. requirements by
commencement of appointment
• Evidence of strong academic achievement, excellent technical accomplishment,
leadership and ability to team effectively
• Development and submission of a compelling research proposal in areas
relevant to national security
• Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE security clearance, which requires
US citizenship
Qualifications We Desire
• Creativity and self-motivation
• Excellent communication skills
• Interest in leadership
• Ability to work in a team-oriented, dynamic environment
• Demonstrated interest and/or experience in service to the nation
• Broad-based background and extensive knowledge in one or more of the following
areas: bioscience, computing and information science, engineering sciences,
geoscience, materials science, nanotechnology and microsystems, and radiation
effects and high energy density sciences

For more information, please visit:
http://www.tinyurl.com/HrubyFellowship or contact: HrubyFellowship@sandia.gov

Flyer: Hruby_Fellowship_Flyer_2022.pdf